House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 12 July 2021

Bryant, Chris (Rhondda)

Bryant, Chris (Rhondda)

1. Employment and earnings

Payments received via United Agents, 12-26 Lexington Street, London W1F 0LE:

12 August 2020, received £2,660 from W F Howes Ltd, Unit 5, St George’s House, Rearsby Business Park, Gaddesby Lane, Rearsby, LE7 4YH, for audiobook rights to my forthcoming book. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 17 August 2020)

18 November 2020, received £8,200 as an advance on publication from Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 50 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3DP. Hours: impossible to calculate. (Registered 19 November 2020)

4 December 2020, received £2,666 from W F Howes Ltd, Unit 5, St George’s House, Rearsby Business Park, Gaddesby Lane, Rearsby, LE7 4YH, for audiobook rights to my book. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 04 December 2020)

19 February 2021, received £7,600 from Mother Pictures Ltd, Biscuit Building, 10 Redchurch Street, London E2 7DD, for the rights to make a television series based on my recent book. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 19 February 2021)

6 May 2021, received £11,070 as advance for a new book from Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 50 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3DP. Hours: more than 100 hrs over the last 18 months. (Registered 06 May 2021)

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

24 July 2020, received £250. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 24 July 2020)

£200 expected for an article written on 3 December 2020. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 16 December 2020)

9 March 2021, received £250. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 March 2021)

£150 expected from Testbed Audio Ltd, 34 St Johns Park, London SE3 7JH, for a recording session for a podcast on 8 December 2020. Hours: 90 mins. (Registered 11 December 2020)

Payment of £600 expected from Global Radio, 30 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LA, for presenting for LBC on 3 January 2021. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 18 January 2021)

10 March 2021, received £2,000 for speaking at an LGBTQ+ webinar on my book, from Goldman Sachs International, Plumtree Court, 25 Shoe Lane, London EC4A 4AU. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 15 March 2021)

2 March 2021, received £250 from Reach Shared Services Limited, 3rd Floor, 5 St Paul's Square, Liverpool, for article in Daily Express. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 March 2021)

26 February 2021, received £275 from Stream Publishing Limited, The Cowshed, Ladycross Farm, Hollow Lane, Surrey RH7 6PB, for article for Attitude. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 30 March 2021)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: British Council
Address of donor: 10 Spring Gardens, London SW1A 2BN
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Transport, accommodation and food, to a value of £685.33
Destination of visit: Poland
Dates of visit: 28-30 August 2019
Purpose of visit: Delegation with other MPs including addressing a Future Leaders conference.
This is a late register entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 24 June 2021. Paragraph 15 of chapter 4 of the Guide to the Rules refers. (Registered 03 June 2021; updated 24 June 2021)

8. Miscellaneous

From June 2018, Chairman (unpaid) of Rhondda Arts Festival in Treorchy (RAFT). (Registered 17 August 2020)

Along with For the Citizens Ltd (known as The Citizens) and three other MPs, since 19 October 2020 I have been party to judicial review proceedings crowdfunded through The Citizens, The Old Workshop, 1 Ecclesall Road South, Sheffield, S11 9PA. Total costs incurred to date between the four MPs, which will be capped, are £161,331 (consisting of £59,017.50 counsel fees, £102,059.50 solicitor fees, and £254 disbursements). (Registered 27 October 2020; updated 02 February 2021 and 30 April 2021)

 

Prepared 14th July 2021