House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 5 September 2022

Berry, Jake (Rossendale and Darwen)

Berry, Jake (Rossendale and Darwen)

1. Employment and earnings

From 17 September 2020 until further notice, through Ford Bridge Farm Ltd, I provide strategic corporate advice to Squire Patton Boggs (law firm), 1 Hardman St, Manchester M3 3EB. Hours: an expected commitment of 15-20 hours a month, in return for a monthly payment of £3,500, paid to Ford Bridge Farm Ltd. I consulted ACoBA about this role. (Registered 13 October 2020)

1 October 2021, received £200 from the BBC, PO Box 745, Redhill RH1 9GB, for appearing on Any Questions. Hours: 2 hrs including preparation. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 04 November 2021)

From 23 May 2022, I am a regular panellist for Talk TV, 1 London Bridge Place, London SE1 9GF. Payments will be listed below. (Registered 16 June 2022)

Payment of £200 expected from the BBC, PO Box 745, Redhill RH1 9GB, for appearing on BBC Radio 4 Any Questions on 15 July 2022. Hours: 2 hrs including preparation. (Registered 21 July 2022)

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

Name of donor: The Portcullis Club
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,000 to fund a campaign manager for my local association
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 29 April 2022)

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

A share of a house in Anglesey: (i) and from April 2017, (ii). (Updated 11 April 2017 and 20 February 2019)

From April 2017 until 21 January 2022, a share of a third house in Anglesey: (i) and (ii). (Registered 11 April 2017; updated 19 February 2019 and 21 January 2022)

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

From 10 August 2020 until 3 March 2022, Ford Bridge Farm Ltd, a farming, leisure, and property advisory company which I owned jointly with my wife. (Registered 10 September 2020; updated 04 March 2022)

8. Miscellaneous

From 10 August 2020, an unpaid director of Ford Bridge Farm Ltd, in which I have a holding below the registrable threshold. (Registered 03 September 2020; updated 14 March 2022)

From 1 October 2020, through my part ownership of Ford Bridge Farm Ltd I have a small indirect interest in Palatine Hill Ltd, a holding company focussing mainly on the renewable energy sector. (Registered 12 October 2020)

From 15 January 2021 until 3 March 2022, through my part ownership of Ford Bridge Farm Ltd I had a small indirect interest in UGE (Kent) Ltd, a company in the renewable energy sector. (Registered 08 February 2021; updated 04 March 2022)

From 24 November 2020 until further notice, unpaid director of the Northern Research Group Ltd, a shared services company for northern MPs which became active on 16 June 2021. (Registered 24 May 2021; updated 16 June 2021)


Prepared 8th September 2022