House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 3rd October 2016

Mercer, Johnny (Plymouth, Moor View)

Mercer, Johnny (Plymouth, Moor View)

1. Employment and earnings

22 October 2015, received £600 from Associated Newspapers Ltd, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry St, London W8 5TT, for article for the Daily Mail. Hours: 4 hrs. Payment made direct to charity. (Registered 29 October 2015)

Payments from Studio Sixty Billion, 16 Short Gardens, London WC2H 9AU:

16 December 2015, received £1,000 for the filming of a television programme. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 07 January 2016)

1 April 2016, received £1,000 for the filming of a television programme. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 28 April 2016)

Payments from the Sun 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF:

1 April 2016, received £642 for an article. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 28 April 2016)

14 April 2016, received £481 for an article published on 30 March 2016. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 17 May 2016)

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

Name of donor: The Cayzer Trust Company Ltd
Address of donor: 2nd Floor Stratton House, 5 Stratton Street, London W1J 8LA
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
Date received: 7 June 2016
Date accepted: 7 June 2016
Donor status: company, registration 4987694
(Registered 07 June 2016)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: (1) Conservative Middle East Council (2) Turkish Prime Ministry Disaster & Emergency Management Authority
Address of donor: (1) 55 Tufton St, London SW1P 3 QL (2) Kızılırmak Mah. Ufuk Üniversitesi Cad. No:12 Çukurambar, Söğütözü, Çankaya, Ankara, Turkey
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) flights, food and accommodation; £1,346 (2) transportation to the value of £50; total £1,396
Destination of visit: Turkey
Date of visit: 27-30 September 2015
Purpose of visit: seeing first hand the situation of refugees along the Turkey/Syria border.
(Registered 23 October 2015)

Name of donor: Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: P.O. Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Flights, hotel accommodation, food and transport; value £3,050
Destination of visit: Bahrain
Date of visit: 29 October - 1 November 2015
Purpose of visit: Attendance of IISS Manama Dialogue
(Registered 05 November 2015)

Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd
Address of donor: PO Box 72288, London SW1P 9LB
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and food with a value of £2,000
Destination of visit: Israel and the West Bank
Date of visit: 14–19 February 2016
Purpose of visit: fact finding political delegation.
(Registered 01 March 2016)

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

I employ my wife, Felicity Cornelius-Mercer, as Constituency Support Manager. (Registered 02 June 2015; updated 28 April 2016)


Prepared 6th October 2016