House of Commons

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

Whittingdale, Mr John (Maldon)

Whittingdale, Mr John (Maldon)

1. Employment and earnings

Payments received from AlphaSights Ltd, Thames Court, 1 Queenhithe, London EC4V 3DX:

10 October 2018, received £741.67 for advice on state of UK media industry and regulatory issues. Hours: 1.5 hours. (Registered 25 October 2018)

17 January 2019, received £733.33 for advice on the UK economy. Hours: 1.5 hours. (Registered 21 January 2019)

5 February 2019, received £500 for advice on UK Government structure. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 February 2019)

23 March 2019, received £816 for advice on the UK economy. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 27 March 2019)

From 22 April 2017 until 31 March 2019, member of an advisory board providing advice on media policy issues and regulatory developments to South West News Service, Media Centre, Emma Chris Way, Filton, Bristol BS34 7JU, for which I received £1,000 a month. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. First payment received 1 May 2017. Hours: 6 hrs a month. (Register 04 July 2017; updated 27 March 2019)

1 April 2017 until further notice, providing advice on regulatory issues and policy development to Authors Licensing and Collecting Society, Barnard's Inn, 86 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1EN. From 1 October 2018, I receive £2,000 a quarter. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. Hours: 12 hrs a quarter. (Registered 04 July 2017; updated 25 October 2018)

From 16 August 2017 until further notice, adviser to the Federation of International Polo, Miraflores 1556, 11500 Montevideo, Uruguay, for which I receive £3,000 a quarter. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. First payment received: 4 September 2017. Hours: 6 hours a month. (Registered 11 October 2017)

18 December 2018, received £800 from Associated Newspapers Ltd, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT, for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 14 January 2019)

From 1 April 2019 until further notice, Non-Executive Director of South West News Service, Media Centre, Emma Chris Way, Filton, Bristol BS34 7JU, for which I receive £1,250 a month. Hours: 8 hrs a month. (Registered 01 April 2019)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: NBC Universal International
Address of donor: Central St Giles, St Giles High Street, London WC2H 8NU
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for the BAFTA Film Awards and Dinner, value: £2,200
Date received: 10 February 2019
Date accepted: 10 February 2019
Donor status: company, registration 04415234
(Registered 27 February 2019)

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year

Flat in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 08 October 2012)

8. Miscellaneous

From 1 September 2018, a Trustee of the Royal Albert Hall. (Registered 28 March 2019)

10. Family members engaged in lobbying the public sector on behalf of a third party or client

My daughter, Alice Whittingdale, is employed as a Researcher at Pagefield Communications, The Courtyard Studio, 18 Marshall Street, London W1F 7BE. (Registered 21 January 2019)

 

Prepared 3rd September 2019