House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 13th January 2012

LUCAS, Ian (Wrexham)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payment of £50 from Populus, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for opinion research. Hours: 15 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 11 January 2011)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Great Britain-China Centre

Address of donor: 15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Airfare £4,283; hotel £260 (estimated cost)

Destination of visit: Beijing, Shanghai

Date of visit: 12-17 September 2010

Purpose of visit: to attend the Fourth UK-China Leadership Forum to meet the Chinese Communist Party and associated activities.

(Registered 7 October 2010)

Name of donor: Christian Aid

Address of donor: PO Box 100, London SE1 7RT

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,425

Destination of visit: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Date of visit: 21 to 29 November 2011

Purpose of visit: to observe the 28 November presidential and legislative elections with the AETA EurAc election observation mission.

(Registered 21 December 2010)

Name of donor: Labour Friends of Israel

Address of donor: BM LFI, London WC1N 3XX

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): estimated at £1,000. (A small amount of hospitality within Israel and the Palestinian Territories was provided by the Palestinian Authority and the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

Destination of visit: Israel and the Palestinian Territories.

Date of visit: 5 to 8 December 2011

Purpose of visit: Factfinding visit to Israel and the Palestinian Territories

(Registered 21 December 2010)

11. Miscellaneous

Solicitor (non-practising). (Registered 6 November 2009)

Prepared 26th January 2012