House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 15 July 2019

Courts, Robert (Witney)

Courts, Robert (Witney)

1. Employment and earnings

Payments received for my work at the bar of England and Wales, all done before my election:

16 July 2018, received £2,250 plus VAT from Evans Derry, 5 Church Hill, Coleshill, Warwickshire B46 3AD. (Registered 16 July 2018)

16 July 2018, received £2,250 plus VAT from Evans Derry, 46 Chelmsley Circle, Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham B37 5UH. (Registered 27 July 2018)

24 September 2018, received £2,850 plus VAT from Thorneycrofts, Bridge Street Mills, Bridge Street, Macclesfield SK11 6QA. (Registered 24 September 2018)

20 September 2018, received £500 plus VAT from Evans Derry, 46 Chelmsley Circle, Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham B37 5UH. (Registered 25 September 2018)

26 March 2018, received £800 plus VAT from Evans Derry, 5 Church Hill, Coleshill, Warwickshire B46 3AD. (Registered 02 October 2018)

1 October 2018, received £104.17 plus VAT from William Graham Law Ltd, 24 Neptune Court, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PJ. (Registered 03 October 2018)

23 November 2018, received £1,218.82 plus VAT from William Graham Law Ltd, 24 Neptune Court, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PJ. (Registered 26 November 2018)

3 December 2018, received £337.50 plus VAT from Evans Derry, 5 Church Hill, Coleshill, Warwickshire B46 3AD. (Registered 04 December 2018)

7 December 2018, received £1,350 plus VAT from Co-Operative Legal Services, Aztec 650, Aztec West, Almondsbury, Bristol BS32 4TD. (Registered 10 December 2018)

5 December 2018, received £700 plus VAT from Evans Derry, 5 Church Hill, Coleshill, Warwickshire B46 3AD. (Registered 17 December 2018)

17 December 2018, received £1,312.50 plus VAT from Thorneycroft Solicitors, Bridge Street Mills, Bridge Street, Macclesfield SK11 6QA. (Registered 27 December 2018)

4 February 2019, received £200 plus VAT from Evans Derry, 5 Church Hill, Coleshill, Warwickshire B46 3AD. (Registered 07 February 2019)

19 February 2019, received £200 plus VAT from Evans Derry, 5 Church Hill, Coleshill, Warwickshire B46 3AD. (Registered 19 February 2019)

19 February 2019, received £416.67 plus VAT from William Graham Law Ltd, 24 Neptune Court, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PJ. (Registered 19 February 2019)

25 April 2019, received £3,000 plus VAT from Coles Miller LLP, 44/46 Parkstone Road, Poole BH15 2PG. (Registered 25 April 2019)

25 April 2019, received £700 plus VAT from Evans Derry, 5 Church Hill, Coleshill, Warwickshire B46 3AD. (Registered 25 April 2019)

16 May 2019, £1,700 plus VAT from Thorneycroft Solicitors, Bridge Street Mills, Bridge Street, Macclesfield SK11 6QA. (Registered 24 May 2019)

4 July 2019, received £2,400 plus VAT from Devonshires Solicitors, 30 Finsbury Circus, London EC2M 7DT. (Registered 04 July 2019)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: APPG for the Armed Forces
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: seventeen dinners value £40 each; seven breakfasts value £14.25 each; total £779.75
Date received: 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017
Date accepted: 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017
Donor status: other
(Registered 16 August 2017; updated 03 July 2018)

Name of donor: APPG for the Armed Forces
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: eight dinners value £40 each; four breakfasts value £14.25 each; total £377
Date received: 1 January 2018 to 3 July 2018
Date accepted: 1 January 2018 to 3 July 2018
Donor status: other
(Registered 04 July 2018)

Name of donor: Boeing Defence UK
Address of donor: Building 630, Bristol Business Park, The Crescent, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol BS16 1EJ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: For myself and a staff member, tickets for hospitality area and refreshments at the Royal International Air Tattoo with a total value of £340 plus VAT (£170 plus VAT each)
Date received: 13 August 2018
Date accepted: 13 August 2018
Donor status: company, registration 01290439
(Registered 02 August 2018)

5. Gifts and benefits from sources outside the UK

Name of donor: International Churchill Society
Address of donor: PO Box 58279, Washington DC, 20037, USA
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket for the Sir Winston Churchill Awards dinner, value £500
Date received: 1 November 2018
Date accepted: 1 November 2018
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 10 December 2018)

8. Miscellaneous

Member of the Bar of England and Wales, not currently practising. (Registered 18 November 2016)

I received passes for myself and a staff member to enter the hospitality area at the Royal International Air Tattoo on 13 August 2018. These are not available to buy but I estimate that their total value, for two people, was £136 (two entry passes, and incidental refreshments, from Airbus, Gunnels Wood Road, Stevenage SG1 2AS.). I also received passes from Boeing which are registered under Category 3. (Registered 02 August 2018)

I received two VIP passes from the sponsors of the Royal Navy International Air Day 2019 on 13 July 2019, total value £340 (£170 per person). The sponsors were BAE Systems, MBDA, Lockheed Martin, Leonardo, Babcock, Chemring and General Dynamics. (Registered 15 July 2019)

 

Prepared 17th July 2019