House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 21 January 2019

Blunt, Crispin (Reigate)

Blunt, Crispin (Reigate)

1. Employment and earnings

From 22 March 2018 until further notice, I am retained by Wena Consult Ltd of Cranbrook House, 61 Cranbrook Road, Ilford IP1 4PG. I provide advice on UK exports to Middle Eastern markets. I received £20,000 on 22 March 2018 and I expect to receive £20,000 in arrears each March for a minimum of 80 hours’ work each year. (Registered 17 April 2018)

8 May 2018, received £5,000 from Irvine Thanvi Natas Solicitors, No 5 The Office Village, Romford Rd, London E15 4EA, for work done as part of an advisory panel. Hours: approx. 50 hrs. (Registered 15 June 2018)

Payments received for articles from the Telegraph Media Group Limited, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT:

12 December 2018, received £400. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 27 December 2018)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Lords and Commons Cricket Club
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £985 towards in country accommodation costs
Destination of visit: Melbourne and Sydney, Australia
Date of visit: 27 December 2017 – 6 January 2018
Purpose of visit: to participate in an inter-parliamentary cricket tournament and to raise funds for two local charities.
(Registered 24 January 2018)

Name of donor: (1) Privateer Holdings Inc (2) Botanica Inc
Address of donor: (1) 1920 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, Washington State, USA (2) 3300 1st Avenue S, #100, WA98134, Seattle, Washington State, USA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Hotel accommodation, subsistence, air fares, air and road transport provided to a total of £2,532 (2) £3,750 paid to me on 3 April 2018 for the travel and accommodation costs of two accompanying staff members, one of whom is employed by another Member of Parliament
Destination of visit: Seattle, Washington State, USA
Dates of visit: 9-15 April 2018
Purpose of visit: To understand the regulatory, licensing and economic issues around the cannabis industry in Washington State.
(Registered 01 May 2018; updated 09 May 2018)

Name of Donor: Forward Thinking
Address of donor: The Griffin Building, 83 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5AR
Estimate of the probable value, or amount of any donation: accommodation, flights and taxis with a total value of £1,893
Destination of visit: New York City, USA
Dates of visit: 22-25 September 2018
Purpose of visit: to attend a conference of the Helsinki dialogue process in the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly.
(Registered 19 October 2018)

Name of donor: (1) Kamal Exchange Company; (2) Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan;
Address of donor: (1) Al -Shareef Naser Bin Jameel Street, Bldg. 157 Near Sport City Circle, Amman, Jordan. (2) Royal Court, Raghadan, Amman, Jordan;
Estimate of the probable value, or amount of any donation: for me and a researcher, (1) flights to and from Jordan costing a total of £3,730 and (2) accommodation costing a total of £568.88.
Destination of visit: Amman, Jordan
Dates of visit: 18-21 September 2018
Purpose of visit: to examine the current political, security and economic situation of Jordan and assess the implications for the United Kingdom.
(Registered 22 October 2018)

Name of donor: Kingdom of Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: PO Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, transport, food and accommodation with a value of £1,332
Destination of visit: Bahrain
Dates of visit: 25-29 October 2018
Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation, with the Conservative Middle East Council, to the IISS Manama dialogue 2018 in order to gain a greater understanding of the regional security and strategic challenges.
(Registered 08 January 2019)

Name of donor: Le Cercle
Address of donor: First Floor, 85 Great Portland Street, London W1W 7LT
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Return business class flights £2,786; hotel accommodation £685.37; subsistence and taxis £530; total £4,001.37
Destination of visit: Washington DC
Dates of visit: 29 November - 2 December 2018
Purpose of visit: To attend and address a conference.
(Registered 08 January 2019)


Prepared 23rd January 2019