House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 14th December 2015

Opperman, Guy (Hexham)

Opperman, Guy (Hexham)

1. Employment and earnings

Barrister in private practice until 5 May 2010; non-practising thereafter (Updated 20 August 2013). Fees received since 6 May 2010 for legal services provided. Work done before 6 May 2010; no hourly rate agreed, but all between £100 and £250 per hour save where specified. All payments exclusive of VAT, all gross:

Solicitors: John Graham & Co. Address: 24 Neptune Court, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PJ:

Received £1,249.99 on 11 July 2015, for work carried out on various dates between 21 August 2008 and 29 June 2009; no specific hourly rate.
(Registered 24 July 2015)

Solicitors: Macleod. Address: 32 Widmore Road, Bromley BR1 1RY:

Received £400 on 13 August 2015, for work carried out on 10 September 1997; no specific hourly rate. (Registered 02 September 2015)

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

Name of donor: Jeremy Middleton
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 02 December 2014)

Name of donor: Mr Sunil Mehra
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,500
Donor status: individual
(Registered 04 February 2015)

Name of donor: Mr Brian Walker
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 06 March 2015)

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

Name of donor: Calor Gas Ltd
Address of donor: Athena House, Athena Drive, Tachbrook Park, Warwick, CV34 6RL
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: printing 16,000 copies of booklet on how to save on energy bills, value £2,800; distribution in my constituency, value £540, and postage to outlying areas, value £160; £3,500 in total
Date of receipt: 24-30 November 2015
Date of acceptance: 24-30 November 2015
Donor status: company, registration no 00303703
(Registered 01 December 2015)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: Atom Bank
Address of donor: Northumbria House, Aykley Heads, Durham DH1 5TS
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a place at the Global Leadership Foundation's charity dinner at the Connaught Rooms, London; value £750
Date received: 22 October 2015
Date accepted: 22 October 2015
Donor status: company, registration 08632552
(Registered 11 November 2015)

Name of donor: Sunil Mehra
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a ticket to the Rugby World Cup Final at Twickenham; value £715
Date received: 31 October 2015
Date accepted: 31 October 2015
Donor status: individual
(Registered 11 November 2015)

8. Miscellaneous

Investment of start up capital in Atom Bank, currently registered as Crossco 1337 plc. (Registered 13 May 2014)

10. Family members engaged in lobbying the public sector on behalf of a third party or client

My partner, Flora Coleman, is employed as a corporate affairs consultant by MHP Communications. (Registered 27 July 2015)

 

Prepared 21st December 2015