House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 6th June 2016

Blackman, Bob (Harrow East)

Blackman, Bob (Harrow East)

1. Employment and earnings

Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:

22 April 2015, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 June 2015)

7 July 2015, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 October 2015)

21 August 2015, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 October 2015)

20 October 2015, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 October 2015)

14 December 2015, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 December 2015)

Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC17 8RT, for opinion surveys:

14 April 2015, payment of £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 June 2015)

6 July 2015, payment of £70. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 23 November 2015)

28 July 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2015)

30 October 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2015)

17 November 2015, payment of £80. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 23 November 2015)

14 December, payment of £30. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 December 2015)

17 December 2015, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 07 January 2016)

Payment from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for opinion surveys:

8 July 2015, payment of £200. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 16 July 2015)

Payment from Populus, Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for opinion surveys:

26 February 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 11 January 2016)

3 July 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 11 January 2016)

24 July 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 11 January 2016)

13 August 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 11 January 2016)

9 October 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 11 January 2016)

25 November 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 11 January 2016)

23 December 2015, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 11 January 2016)

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

Name of donor: Lord Philip Harris of Peckham
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,500
Donor status: individual
(Registered 04 June 2015)

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

Name of donor: United and Cecil
Address of donor: 18 Thorney Lane North, Iver, Buckinghamshire, SL0 9JY
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
Date of receipt: 30 March 2015
Date of acceptance: 30 March 2015
Donor status: members’ association
(Registered 04 June 2015)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel
Address of donor: 41 Whitehall, London, SW1A 2BY
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, meals and accommodation, including additional costs of accommodation and meals for accompanying partner; value £2,900
Destination of visit: Israel
Date of visit: 26-31 July 2015
Purpose of visit: fact finding political delegation to Israel and the West Bank.
(Registered 11 August 2015; updated 17 August 2015)

Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Bangladesh
Address of donor: 104 High Street, London Colney, St Albans ALZ 1QL
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation; value £930
Destination of visit: Bangladesh
Date of visit: 25 September – 2nd October 2015
Purpose of visit: to take part in a social action project organised by the Conservative Friends of Bangladesh.
(Registered 23 October 2015)

Name of donor: (1) Here and Now 365 Ltd (2) Anmol Ganjoo (3) Pragnesh Podar
Address of donor: (1) 20 Rampart Street, London E1 2LS (2) private; (3) private;
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) international travel for one member of staff and myself, £1,970 (2) local travel, accommodation and meals in Delhi for two members of staff and myself, £4,529.35 (3) for two members of staff and myself, travel to and from Srinagar and Jammu, accommodation and meals in Jammu & Kashmir, £1,084.21
Destination of visit: Jammu & Kashmir, India
Date of visit: 12-21 February 2016
Purpose of visit: fact finding political visit
(Registered 11 April 2016)

Name of donor: (1) Art of Living Foundation (UK); (2)Vyakti Vikas Kendra India
Address of donor: (1) 96 Hartland Drive, Edgware, Middlesex HA8 8RH; (2) 21st Kanakpura Road, Art of Living International Ashram, Bangalore 560 082
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) Flights costing £709; (2) Meals, accommodation and internal transport valued at £450;
Destination of visit: India
Date of visit: 11-14 March 2016
Purpose of visit: Attending the World Culture Festival in Delhi.
(Registered 15 April 2016)

Name of donor: (1) Sewa UK Ltd (2) Vikram Bansal
Address of donor: (1) 1100 Stratford Road, Hall Green, Birmingham B28 8AD (2) private
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) accommodation for one member of staff and myself £491; food/drink for two members of staff and myself £161; transport for myself only £1,222.50; total £1,874.50 (2) transport for one member of staff £470
Destination of visit: India
Date of visit: 4-9 April 2016
Purpose of visit: To support Sewa International India and Sewa UK projects, including a residential school for children with disabilities, and meet with trustees, volunteers and political figures.
(Registered 11 May 2016)

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year

Six buy-to-let properties in Welwyn Garden City owned jointly with my wife: (i) and (ii).

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

I employ my wife, Nicola Blackman, as Office Manager.

 

Prepared 8th June 2016