House of Commons

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

Collins, Damian (Folkestone and Hythe)

Collins, Damian (Folkestone and Hythe)

1. Employment and earnings

From 1 March 2020 until 14 July 2022, Member of the Advisory Board of the Author’s Licensing and Collecting Society, 1st Floor, Barnard's Inn, 86 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1EN. I received remuneration of £1,500 a quarter in return for a time commitment of 12 hrs per year (4 meetings with a commitment of 3 hrs each). (Registered 05 March 2020; updated 14 July 2022)

27 May 2022, received £3,334 from Bloomsbury Publishing, 50 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, via Northbank Talent Management, Acre House, 11/15 William Road, London NW1 3ER, as signature advance for a book. Hours: none to date. (Registered 13 June 2022)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: Channel Four Productions
Address of donor: 124 Horseferry Road, London SW1P 2TX
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two guest tickets to attend BAFTA Awards ceremony and dinner, plus one gift bag, estimated total value £1,000
Date received: 13 March 2022
Date accepted: 13 March 2022
Donor status: company, registration 01533774
(Registered 07 June 2022)

Name of donor: Sky Ltd
Address of donor: Grant Way, Isleworth TW7 5QD
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Accommodation for myself and my wife during the Hay Literary Festival, sponsored by Sky Arts, value £750
Date received: 26-29 May 2022
Date accepted: 26 May 2022
Donor status: company, registration 02247735
(Registered 21 June 2022)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Center for Countering Digital Hate (CCDH)
Address of donor: Langley House, Park Road, East Finchley, London N2 8EY
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Return flights and three nights' accommodation, value £2,500
Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA
Dates of visit: 17-22 May 2022
Purpose of visit: To speak at the CCDH Global Summit.
(Registered 13 June 2022)

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).

8. Miscellaneous

From 31 March 2020 until further notice, unpaid partner of Infotagion LLP, an independent fact checking service. This involves a commitment of 10 hrs per month. (Registered 28 April 2020)

From 20 July 2020 until 22 July 2022, unpaid board member of the Center for Countering Digital Hate, a not for profit NGO headquartered in London that seeks to disrupt the architecture of online hate and misinformation. This involved a commitment of 2 hrs per month. (Registered 22 July 2020; updated 25 July 2022)


Prepared 8th September 2022