House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 2 May 2023

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)

Name of donor: Flutter Entertainment Plc
Address of donor: Belfield Office Park, Beech Hill Road, Clonskeagh, Dublin DO4 V972, Eire
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two guest tickets for the Carabao Cup Final at Wembley Stadium including hospitality, value £700
Date received: 26 February 2023
Date accepted: 26 February 2023
Donor status: company, registration 16956
(Registered 20 March 2023)

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, and again from 24 April 2023, 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 and 24 April 2023)


Prepared 4th May 2023