House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 22 June 2020

Gray, James (North Wiltshire)

Gray, James (North Wiltshire)

1. Employment and earnings

Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA:

1 August 2019, payment of £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 19 August 2019)

31 October 2019, three payments of £75. Hours: 45 mins in total. (Registered 31 October 2019)

31 October 2019, payment of £75. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 13 December 2019)

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

1 February 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 02 August 2019)

1 March 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 02 August 2019)

5 March 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 02 August 2019)

14 March 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 02 August 2019)

21 May 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 02 August 2019)

21 June 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 02 August 2019)

31 July 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 02 August 2019)

10 September 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 26 September 2019)

31 October 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 13 December 2019)

Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing online surveys:

15 January 2019, payment of £70. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 01 July 2019)

1 March 2019, payment of £30. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 01 July 2019)

11 March 2019, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 01 July 2019)

5 April 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 01 July 2019)

15 May 2019, payment of £60. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 01 July 2019)

28 June 2019, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 01 July 2019)

22 July 2019, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 July 2019)

16 August 2019, payment of £40. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 19 August 2019)

22 October 2019, payment of £60. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 29 October 2019)

9 December 2019, received £60. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 December 2019)

9 December 2019, received £100. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 19 December 2019)

Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for surveys:

2 August 2019, payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 August 2019)

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

Name of donor: Eric Turner
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
Date received: 5 November 2019
Date accepted: 7 November 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 19 December 2019)

Name of donor: Peter Vyvyan-Robinson
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Date received: 13 November 2019
Date accepted: 14 November 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 19 December 2019)

Name of donor: Terence Mordaunt
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Date received: 13 November 2019
Date accepted: 14 November 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 19 December 2019)

Name of donor: Rudolph Agnew
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
Date received: 3 December 2019
Date accepted: 3 December 2019
Donor status: individual
(Registered 19 December 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: eight dinners and eight breakfasts, total value £480
Date received: 1 January 2019 to 31 October 2019
Date accepted: 1 January 2019 to 31 October 2019
Donor status: other
(Registered 29 July 2019; updated 31 October 2019)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: APPG for the Polar Regions, funded by the Mamont Foundation (PO Box 472, St Julian’s Court, St Julian’s Avenue, St Peter Port, GY1 6AX, Guernsey, Channel Islands)
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA;
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): contribution to local travel, food, accommodation and tour fees, totalling £137 (The remainder of the visit was funded by a non-registrable source)
Destination of visit: Iceland
Dates of visit: 15 – 22 September 2019
Purpose of visit: To build relationships with the Icelandic government with a view to post-Brexit trade and international relations; to connect with Arctic Council groups; to witness the effects of climate change; to understand the impact of Iceland’s volcanic activity and to learn about Iceland’s renewable energy initiatives.
(Registered 31 October 2019)

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

Two residential properties in Wiltshire, acquired in 2013: (i) and (ii). (Registered 03 September 2015)

One residential property in Reading, acquired in 2010: (i) and (ii). (Registered 03 September 2015)

From 18 October 2015, house in Wiltshire, owned jointly with my wife: (i) and, from 30 March 2017, (ii). (Registered 07 July 2017)

From 23 March 2016, house in Wiltshire, owned jointly with my wife: (i) and from 5 July 2016, (ii). (Registered 07 July 2017)

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

I employ my wife, Philippa Gray, as Executive and Diary Secretary.

 

Prepared 23rd June 2020