House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 16 October 2023

Shannon, Jim (Strangford)

Shannon, Jim (Strangford)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: (1) APPG FORB (Freedom of Religion or Belief) (2) Palan Foundation
Address of donor: (1) House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA (2) Tours Foundation, 156 Cromwell Road, London SW7 4EF
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Hotel £594.20, food £211 and visa £60; total value £865.20 (2) Flights between Heathrow and Pakistan £1,650.62, and Belfast and Heathrow £302.34, total value £1,952.96
Destination of visit: Pakistan
Dates of visit: 11-18 February 2023
Purpose of visit: To meet ministers, NGOs and religious leaders. This visit will produce a 2023 APPG FORB report on the state of FORB in Pakistan with recommendations for Pakistan and UK governments.
(Registered 03 March 2023)

Name of donor: International Centre for Law and Religious Studies (ICLRS)
Address of donor: J Reuben Clarke Centre, 341 E Campus Dr, Provo, UT 84602, USA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation with meals (£1,233.67) and flights (£1,304.75), total value £2,538.42
Destination of visit: Salt Lake City, Utah
Dates of visit: 29 September - 4 October 2023
Purpose of visit: As chair of the APPG for the Freedom of Religious Belief, to lead a delegation to Salt Lake City to speak in the plenary session in ICLRS Law and Religious Symposium.
(Registered 09 October 2023)

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

Since February 2017, 40 acres land and farm at Ballygarvin: (i). (Registered 31 May 2010; updated 6 July 2017)

Part share in holiday home in USA: (i).


Prepared 17th October 2023