House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 27th June 2016

Sherriff, Paula (Dewsbury)

Sherriff, Paula (Dewsbury)

1. Employment and earnings

15 May 2015, received £697.93 from Wakefield Metropolitan District Council, Wakefield One, PO Box 700, WF1 2EB, for services as a District Councillor. Hours: no hours since the Election. (Registered 05 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: Mrs H A Cooke
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 05 June 2015)

Name of donor: GMB
Address of donor: 22 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HD
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: website and website support between May 2014 and May 2015; value £3,960 (£330 per month)
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 29 June 2015)

Name of donor: GMB
Address of donor: 22 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HD
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: unsolicited material to electors in March 2015; value £9,485.23
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 29 June 2015)

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

Name of donor: Lord Matthew Oakeshott
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
Date of receipt: 31 December 2014
Date of acceptance: 31 December 2014
Donor status: individual
(Registered 05 June 2015)

Name of donor: Mrs Jean Megahy
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,850
Date of receipt: 19 January 2015
Date of acceptance: 19 January 2015
Donor status: individual
(Registered 05 June 2015)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Medical Aid for Palestinians
Address of donor: 33a Islington Park Street, London N1 1QB
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and transport; £1,300
Destination of visit: the West Bank and Israel
Date of visit: 31 August - 4 September 2015
Purpose of visit: fact finding visit organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians.
(Registered 22 September 2015)

Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Qatar
Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley Street, London W1K 1NB
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): air travel, food and accommodation with an approximate value of £6,550
Destination of visit: Qatar
Date of visit: 16-18 February 2016
Purpose of visit: British-Qatar APPG visit to meet Ministers, officials, visit world cup sites to discuss issues of bilateral relations and regional crises.
(Registered 02 March 2016)

Name of donor: All Party Parliamentary China Group (with sponsorship from John Swire & Sons, HSBC, City of London, Cambridge Assessment, and Arup)
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): economy class flights (international and domestic) £2,098.33, accommodation £488.29; domestic transport £142.65; food and drink £105.78; meeting and hospitality expenses (inc. interpretation, venue hire) £123.02; total £2,958.07
Destination of visit: China (Chengdu and Kunmig) Date of visit: 30 May - 4 June 2016
Purpose of visit: To maintain and strengthen relations between the UK Parliament and the National People's Congress of China; support British Businesses operating in China; and deepen the knowledge of parliamentarians of China.
(Registered 14 June 2016)

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

House in Wakefield: (i). (Registered 05 June 2015)

 

Prepared 29th June 2016