House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 2 May 2017

Abbott, Ms Diane (Hackney North and Stoke Newington)

Abbott, Ms Diane (Hackney North and Stoke Newington)

1. Employment and earnings

Fees received for articles written for The Guardian. Address: Guardian News & Media, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU:

3 November 2016, received £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 10 April 2017)

10 November 2016, received £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 April 2017)

22 December 2016, received £285. Hours: 2.5 hrs. (Registered 10 April 2017)

23 February 2017, received £410. Hours: 6.5 hrs. (Registered 10 April 2017)

16 March 2017, received £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 April 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Muslim Charities Forum
Address of donor: 6 Whitehorse Mews, 37 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7QD
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): for a member of staff and myself, return flights to Nairobi £5,170; one night's accommodation in Hargeisa £107.57; one night's accommodation in Borama £36.21; total £5,313.78
Destination of visit: Somaliland
Date of visit: 7-10 April 2016
Purpose of visit: to visit the different refugee camps and charities (development) in regards to the severe drought in Somaliland.
(Registered 18 May 2016)

Name of donor: British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce
Address of donor: Bleicherweg, 128002, Zurich, Switzerland
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights £200.14; one night's accommodation £177, train fare Geneva to Zurich £110; total £487.14
Destination of visit: Geneva and Zurich, Switzerland
Date of visit: 28-29 April 2016
Purpose of visit: to participate in a public panel discussion in Geneva in front of British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce, its members and guests.
(Registered 18 May 2016)

Name of donor: Oxford and Cambridge Club of Nigeria
Address of donor: Secretariat 5th Floor, 72 Broad Street, Lagos, Nigeria
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): for myself and a member of staff, accommodation, breakfast and dinner £1,155.88 plus flights at an estimated value of £1,405, total £2,560.88
Destination of visit: Nigeria
Date of visit: 29 May - 2 June 2016
Purpose of visit: to deliver speech on education and visit education and maternal health development projects.
(Registered 27 June 2016)

8. Miscellaneous

Since December 2015, a trustee of the Diane Abbott Foundation, which works to excel and improve education. (Registered 26 October 2016)

 

Prepared 3rd May 2017