House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 2 September 2019

Jones, Darren (Bristol North West)

Jones, Darren (Bristol North West)

1. Employment and earnings

From 3 October 2017 I am contracted to provide legal consultancy, via the office of Darren Jones Ltd, to Kemp Little LLP, 138 Cheapside, London EC2V 6BJ. (Registered 19 October 2017)

29 August 2018, received £1,200 for work undertaken between 14 and 20 May 2018. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 03 September 2018)

5 October 2018, received £1,200 for work undertaken between 10 May 2017 and 10 May 2018. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2018)

18 December 2018, received £4,500 for work undertaken between June and October 2018. Hours: 30 hrs. (Registered 02 January 2019)

11 April 2019, received £2,107.80 for work undertaken between 29 November 2018 and 19 February 2019. Hours: 14 hrs. (Registered 17 April 2019)

Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys:

7 September 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 September 2018)

17 September 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 September 2018)

18 September 2018, received £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 19 September 2018)

5 November 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 November 2018)

20 November 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 November 2018)

16 May 2019, received £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 May 2019)

3 January 2019, received £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 31 May 2019)

24 January 2019, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 31 May 2019)

26 March 2019, received £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 31 May 2019)

9 April 2019, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 31 May 2019)

Payments from Populus, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for completing surveys:

8 February 2018, received £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 September 2018)

26 March 2018, received £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 September 2018)

24 April 2018, received £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 September 2018)

29 May 2018, received £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 September 2018)

3 September 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 September 2018)

7 September 2018, received £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 September 2018)

25 October 2018, received £50. Hours: 30 mins. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 01 November 2018)

10 December 2018, received £50. Hours: 30 mins (Registered 10 December 2018)

Payments from Ipsos Mori, 3 Thomas More St, St Katharine's & Wapping, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys:

3 January 2019, received £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 January 2019)

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

Name of donor: The Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust
Address of donor: The Garden House, Water End, York YO36 6WQ
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £19,000 to be paid in quarterly instalments to Office of Darren Jones Limited. The bulk of this money will be donated to the Labour Party to employ a part time member of staff for Labour Digital, an unincorporated organisation which I run. This support will also meet personal and project expenses incurred by Labour Digital, by me as director, and by its staff and volunteers.
Date received: 1 March 2018
Date accepted: 1 March 2018
Donor status: company, registration 357963
(Registered 02 March 2018; updated 02 August 2018)

Name of donor: Disciple Media Ltd
Address of donor: Atrium Building The Stables Market, Chalk Farm Road, London NW1 8AH
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: the provision of a mobile application for use by constituents of Bristol North West, at the value of £500 per month (£6,000 per year)
Date received: 12 September 2018 to 11 September 2019
Date accepted: 12 September 2018
Donor status: company, registration 08075740
(Registered 28 September 2018)

Name of donor: Jason Stockwood
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000 paid to Office of Darren Jones Limited to support project expenses incurred by Labour Digital, an unincorporated organisation which I run.
Date received: 7 January 2019
Date accepted: 7 January 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 09 January 2019)

Name of donor: The Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust
Address of donor: The Garden House, Water End, York YO36 6WQ
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £19,000 to be paid in quarterly instalments to Office of Darren Jones Limited. The bulk of this money will be donated to the Labour Party to employ a part time member of staff for Labour Digital, an unincorporated organisation which I run. This support will also meet personal and project expenses incurred by Labour Digital, by me as director, and by its staff and volunteers.
Date received: 5 August 2019
Date accepted: 5 August 2019
Donor status: company, registration 357963
(Registered 12 August 2019)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: The Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust
Address of donor: The Garden House, Water End, York YO36 6WQ
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Travel, hotel and dinner with a total value of £545.50, associated with attending the donor’s board meeting
Date received: 27-28 September 2018
Date accepted: 27 September 2018
Donor status: company, registration 357963
(Registered 11 October 2018)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Google UK Ltd
Address of donor: 1-13 St Giles High Street, London WC2H 8AG
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and hotel £446.29 and catering £105.80, total value £552.09
Destination of visit: Amsterdam
Dates of visit: 6 - 7 November 2018
Purpose of visit: To attend an AI conference.
(Registered 22 November 2018)

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

Office of Darren Jones Ltd; legal consultancy. (Registered 05 July 2017)

8. Miscellaneous

Director, currently unpaid, of the Office of Darren Jones Ltd. (Registered 19 October 2017)

I am the director of the Henacre Charitable Fund (the "Henacre Trust") launched on 8 March 2019. This is a named trust owned and operated by the Quartet Community Foundation on my behalf. The Henacre Trust will make charitable grants to young people from Bristol North West. (Registered 11 March 2019)

From 1 May 2019, Chairman, currently unpaid, of the advisory board of the Institute of Artificial Intelligence (a not for profit organisation working with legislators from across the world on the topic of regulation of artificial intelligence). The Institute of Artificial Intelligence is the "trading name" of the Office for the Regulation of Artificial Intelligence Limited. (Registered 05 June 2019)

 

Prepared 3rd September 2019