House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 6 March 2017

Robertson, Mr Laurence (Tewkesbury)

Robertson, Mr Laurence (Tewkesbury)

1. Employment and earnings

Position on the Advisory Board of Veolia Environmental Services, 210 Pentonville Rd, London N1 9JY from 1 June 2013. Expected annual remuneration of £6,000 for an expected commitment of about 50 hrs a year. (Registered 25 February 2014; updated 24 January 2017)

11 September 2016, received £3,000. Hours: 28 hours. (Registered 11 October 2016)

Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA for completing surveys:

9 March 2016, received £50. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)

24 March 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)

16 May 2016, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)

18 July 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)

27 October 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)

12 November 2016, received £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)

12 December 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 12 December 2016)

Payment from Ipsos MORI UK Ltd, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY:

13 July 2016, received £200 for completing a survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 July 2016)

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

19 December 2016, received £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 December 2016)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: Racecourse Association Ltd
Address of donor: Winkfield Road, Ascot SL5 7HX
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a metal badge entitling the bearer to admittance to certain horse racing meetings in the UK during 2016. The badge is not available for purchase but its estimated value is between £0 - £1,000, depending on usage.
Date received: 1 January 2016
Date accepted: 30 January 2016
Donor status: company, registration no 93447
(Registered 29 February 2016)

Name of donor: Gala Coral
Address of donor: New Castle House, Castle Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 1FT
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality for my wife and me at Chepstow racecourse, approximate value £280 (registered with subsequent hospitality received on 16 March 2016)
Date received: 9 January 2016
Date accepted: 9 January 2016
Donor status: company, registration 07254686
(Registered 11 April 2016)

Name of donor: Gala Coral
Address of donor: New Castle House, Castle Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 1FT
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at Cheltenham racecourse for my wife and me, approximate value £600
Date received: 16 March 2016
Date accepted: 16 March 2016
Donor status: company, registration 07254686
(Registered 11 April 2016)

Name of donor: Ladbrokes plc
Address of donor: Imperial House, Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow HA2 7JW
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at Cheltenham racecourse for my wife and me, approximate value £486
Date received: 17 March 2016
Date accepted: 17 March 2016
Donor status: company, registration 00566221
(Registered 11 April 2016)

Name of donor: William Hill plc
Address of donor: Greenside House, 50 Station Road, Wood Green, London N22 7TP
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at Cheltenham racecourse for my wife and me, approximate value £700
Date received: 18 March 2016
Date accepted: 18 March 2016
Donor status: company, registration 4212563
(Registered 11 April 2016)

Name of donor: Jockey Club Racecourses Ltd - Cheltenham Racecourse
Address of donor: 75 High Holborn, London WC1V 6LS
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality provided to my wife and me at Cheltenham, approx. value £600
Date received: 15 March 2016
Date accepted: 15 March 2016
Donor status: company, registration 2909409
(Registered 13 April 2016)

Name of donor: Jockey Club Racecourses Ltd - Aintree Racecourse
Address of donor: 75 High Holborn, London WC1V 6LS
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality provided to my wife and me at Aintree, approx. value £800
Date received: 9 April 2016
Date accepted: 9 April 2016
Donor status: company, registration 2909409
(Registered 13 April 2016)

Name of donor: The European Azerbaijan Society
Address of donor: 15 Queen Anne's Gate, London, SW1H 9BU
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality provided to my wife and me at the Royal Windsor Horse Show, approx. value £620
Date received: 13 May 2016
Date accepted: 13 May 2016
Donor status: company, registration 06635743
(Registered 30 June 2016)

Name of donor: Gala Coral
Address of donor: New Castle House, Castle Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 1FT
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality received by my wife and me at Ascot Racecourse, approx. value £500
Date received: 16 June 2016
Date accepted: 16 June 2016
Donor status: company, registration 07254686
(Registered 20 July 2016)

Name of donor: Ladbrokes plc
Address of donor: Imperial House, Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow HA2 7JW
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at Conservative Party conference for my wife and me, approx. value £200
Date received: 3 October 2016
Date accepted: 3 October 2016
Donor status: company, registration 00566221
(Registered 11 October 2016)

Name of donor: Racecourse Association Ltd
Address of donor: Winkfield Road, Ascot SL5 7HX
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a metal badge entitling the bearer to admittance to certain horse racing meetings in the UK during 2017. The badge is not available for purchase but its estimated value is between £0 - £1,000, depending on usage.
Date received: 1 January 2017
Date accepted: 1 January 2017
Donor status: company, registration no 93447
(Registered 23 January 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: (1) Westminster Africa Business Group (2) Eagle Scientific Ltd
Address of donor: (1) Regent House, Sandiacre, Nottingham NG10 5DJ (2) Lenton St, Sandiacre NG10 5DJ
Amount of donation (or estimate of probable value): (1) flights, hotel, visas and parking for my wife and me, with a total value of £2,868.26 (2) upgrade of return flights on 18 February 2016 for my wife and me, £743
Dates of visit: 13 to 18 February 2016
Destination of visit: Abuja, Nigeria
Purpose of visit: Trade mission to promote British businesses.
(Registered 29 February 2016; updated 1 March 2016)

Name of donor: Westminster Africa Business Group
Address of donor: Regent House, Sandiacre, Nottingham NG10 5DJ
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, hotel and UK travel for my wife and me, with a total value of £2,154.25
Destination of visit: Nairobi, Kenya
Dates of visit: 21-29 September 2016
Purpose of visit: Trade mission to promote British businesses.
(Registered 11 October 2016)

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

Flat in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 24 February 2014; updated 08 June 2015)

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

I employ my wife, Anne Marie Robertson, as Office Manager.

 

Prepared 8th March 2017