House of Commons

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

Gove, Michael (Surrey Heath)

Gove, Michael (Surrey Heath)

1. Employment and earnings

On 26 February 2015 I received a payment of £115.58 by way of royalties for a publication from the Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society Limited, The Writers House, 13 Haydon Street, London EC3N 1DB. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 26 June 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: The Dental Centre
Address of donor: 19 Station Road, Addlestone, Surrey KT15 2AL
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £250 a month from 28 October 2011; value £3,000 a year in 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16
Donor status: company, registration 05971338
(Registered 29 December 2011; updated 22 January 2013, 7 February 2014, 17 February 2015 and 8 March 2016)

Name of donor: Luff Associates
Address of donor: White Oak Cottage, 13 Claremont Avenue, Camberley Surrey GU15 2DR
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £250 a month from 8 November 2011; value £3,000 a year in 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16
Donor status: LLP
(Registered 29 December 2011; updated 22 January 2013, 7 February 2014, 17 February 2015 and 8 March 2016)

Name of donor: John May
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 for the year from March 2014 to February 2015, in monthly payments of £250; plus a further four monthly payments of £250, ending in June 2015
Donor status: individual
(Registered 16 July 2014; updated 13 August 2015)

Name of donor: Mr Anthony Spitz
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 08 June 2015)

Name of donor: Strangers Gallery Dining Club
Address of donor: c/o Surrey Heath Conservative Association, Curzon House, Church Rd, Windlesham GU20 6BH
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,500
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 29 July 2015)

Name of donor: Aidan Heavey
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 12 August 2015)

Name of donor: Information Edge
Address of donor: Token House, 11-12 Tokenhouse Yard, London EC2R 7AS
Amount of donation: £4,750 for the year 2015, in monthly payments initially of £250, increased to £500 from June 2015.
Donor status: company, registration 05337528.
(Registered 13 August 2015)

Name of donor: Copeland Blue Ltd
Address of donor: Seebeck House, 1 Seebeck Place, Knowhill, Milton Keynes MK5 8FR
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 for the year from May 2015 to April 2016, in monthly payments of £250
Donor status: company, registration 06764638
(Registered 13 August 2015)

Name of donor: Magna Carta Club
Address of donor: c/o Surrey Heath Conservative Association, Curzon House, Church Rd, Windlesham GU20 6BH
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,500
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 08 October 2015)

Name of donor: Bansols Beta Ltd
Address of donor: The Courtyard, Chapel Lane, Bodiote, Banbury, Oxon OX15 4DB
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
Donor status: company, registration 02878404
(Registered 11 January 2016)

Name of donor: Richard Gillham
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 09 March 2016)

Name of donor: Henry Lumley
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 09 March 2016)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

I have accepted Honorary Membership for life of the Carlton Club. (Registered 19 December 2014)

Name of donor: This is Global
Address of donor: 30 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LA
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 5 tickets and hospitality to Capital FM Summertime Ball with a value of £3,000
Date received: 6 June 2015
Date accepted: 6 June 2015
Donor status: company, registration 06251684
(Registered 23 June 2015)

Name of donor: Access Industries
Address of donor: Marble Arch House, 6th Floor, 66 Seymour St, London W1H 5BT
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 2 tickets to football match at the Emirates Stadium; value £500
Date received: 5 December 2015
Date accepted: 5 December 2015
Donor status: company, registration 05035508
(Registered 16 December 2015)

Name of donor: Chelsea Football Club
Address of donor: Stamford Bridge, Fulham Road, London SW6 1HS
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets, including hospitality, to a football match at Chelsea Football Club; total value £512
Date received: 16 January 2016
Date accepted: 16 January 2016
Donor status: company, registration 1965149
(Registered 01 February 2016)

Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque
Address of donor: 86 East Lane, West Horsley, Leatherhead, Surrey KT24 6LQ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: food and accommodation while attending the Franco-British Colloque’s 2016 Conference, total value £1,414
Date received: 15-16 January 2016
Date accepted: 15 January 2016
Donor status: company, registration no 06913437
(Registered 31 May 2016)

4. Visits outside the UK

The four entries below relate to a single visit to New York undertaken between 26 March and 2 April 2016.

Name of donor: The Algemeiner Journal
Address of donor: P.O. Box 250746 Brooklyn, NY 11225
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): for my family, a member of staff and myself, taxis £124; flights £2,525; on 28 March 2016, a dinner £856; plus accommodation for a member of staff £412; total value £3,917
Destination of visit: New York
Date of visit: 26 March – 2 April 2016
Purpose of visit: To receive an award at The Algemeiner Journal Anniversary event.
(Registered 29 April 2016)

Name of donor: The Henry Jackson Society
Address of donor: 21-24 Millbank Tower, Millbank, London SW1P 4QP
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): accommodation for my family and myself with a value of £2,764
Date of visit: 26th March – 2nd April, 2016
Purpose of visit: To receive an award at The Algemeiner Journal Anniversary event and attend events organised by the Henry Jackson Society.
(Registered 29 April 2016)

Name of donor: The Lisa and Michael Leffell Foundation
Address of donor: 600 Madison Avenue, 20th Floor, New York, NY 10022
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): on 30 March 2016, lunch for a member of staff and myself with a value of £185
Destination of visit: New York
Date of visit: 26 March – 2 April 2016
Purpose of visit: Hospitality received during the course of a visit to receive an award at The Algemeiner Journal Anniversary event and attend events organised by the Henry Jackson Society.
(Registered 29 April 2016)

Name of donor: Alisa Swidler
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): on 30 March 2016, dinner for a member of staff and myself with a value of £205
Destination of visit: New York
Date of visit: 26 March – 2 April 2016
Purpose of visit: Hospitality received during the course of a visit to receive an award at The Algemeiner Journal Anniversary event and attend events organised by the Henry Jackson Society.
(Registered 29 April 2016)

 

Prepared 8th June 2016