House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 8 January 2018

Opperman, Guy (Hexham)

Opperman, Guy (Hexham)

1. Employment and earnings

On 1 December 2016, I gave the keynote speech at the Guildhall dinner of the Financial Services Forum, of 251 Pentonville Rd, Kings Cross, London N1 9NG. This was unpaid but my partner and I received two complimentary dinner tickets, with a total market value of £700. Hours: approx. 2.5 hrs including preparation. (Registered 18 January 2017)

3 February 2017, received £1,500 from Sherrington SILP of 66 Chorley Street, Bolton, Lancashire BL1 4AL, for legal services provided between August 2005 and November 2008. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 15 March 2017)

29 June 2017, received £200 plus VAT from Shoosmiths, Quantum House, Basing View, Basingstoke RG21 4EX, for legal services provided on 15 May 2009. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 30 August 2017)

12 October 2017, I received £1,293.75, plus VAT, from Seymours Solicitors of 79 Goldstone Crescent, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 6LS, for legal services provided in March 2010. (Registered 20 October 2017)

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

Name of donor: Fergusons Blyth Ltd
Address of donor: Northumberland Business Park West, Cramlington, Northumberland, NE23 7RH
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 in total; sponsorship of my Christmas Card competition for primary and first schools, and delivery thereafter
Date of receipt: 30 November 2017
Date of acceptance: 30 November 2017
Donor status: company, registration 00640876
(Registered 13 December 2017)

7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital

From 28 January 2016, a director of Tynedale Community Ventures Ltd; a company supporting social enterprise. This company is being wound up. (Registered 22 March 2016; updated 15 March 2017)

8. Miscellaneous

Barrister; non-practising since 5 May 2010. (Updated 20 August 2013)

Investment of start up capital in Atom Bank, currently registered as Crossco 1337 plc. (Registered 13 May 2014)

Co-founder and supporter of Policy North UK, a cross party web based think tank registered at SGP Technology Group Limited, Riverside House, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE15 8NY. I am unpaid. (Registered 15 March 2017)


Prepared 9th January 2018