Register of Lords' Interests

The Register of Lords' Interests lists every relevant interest registered by Members of the House of Lords.

The Register is updated continuously throughout each sitting day and at regular intervals on other days.

*indicates that a Member has not notified a relevant interest within the one month period required by the Code of Conduct.

Lord Aberdare
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, F.C.M. Limited (recording rights)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Trustee, National Library of Wales
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chairman and Trustee, Berlioz Sesquicentenary Committee (music)
Chairman and Trustee, Berlioz Society
Trustee, St John Cymru-Wales
Trustee, West Wycombe Charitable Trust
Trustee, Stephen Dodgson Trust (promotes continued awareness/performance of works of composer Stephen Dodgson)
Baroness Adams of Craigielea
Nil
No registrable interests
Lord Addington
Category 1: Directorships
Chairman, Microlink PC (UK) Ltd (computing and software)
Member of and Adviser to the Board of X-Forces (XF) Ltd (supporting ex-forces and their families to start up businesses)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
President (formerly Vice President), British Dyslexia Association
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Vice President, UK Sports Association
Vice President, Lakenham Hewitt Rugby Club
Trustee, The Atlas Foundation (registered charity; seeks to improve lives of disadvantaged people across the world)
Lord Adebowale
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Leadership in Mind Ltd (business activities; certain income from services provided personally by the Member is or will be paid to this company; see category 4(a))
Director, IOCOM UK Ltd (visual business platform)
Independent Non-executive Director, Co-operative Group Board of Directors (consumer co-operative)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chief Executive Officer, Turning Point (social care registered charity)
Occasional income from broadcasting is paid to Turning Point
Board Member, NHS Commissioning Board
Director, Collaborate I CIC (social business supporting services, systems and places who want to collaborate to deliver better outcomes for the public)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
100 per cent ownership with partner of Leadership in Mind Ltd (business activities)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
IOCOM UK Ltd (visual business platform)
Category 5: Land and property
Flat in London E11 from which rental income is received
Category 6: Sponsorship
Research and secretarial assistance is provided and paid for by Turning Point
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Company Secretary and trustee, Turning Point (private company limited by guarantee without share capital; registered charity)
Director and Chair of Board of Trustees, Urban Development Music Foundation (private limited company by guarantee without share capital; use of 'Limited' exemption)
Director and Trustee, The Collaborate Foundation (registered charity)
Chair and Director, Social Enterprise Coalition CIC (trading as Social Enterprise UK)
Director and Company Secretary, Turning Point (Services) Limited (wholly owned subsidiary of Turning Point)
Company Secretary, Turning Point Building Futures Limited (wholly owned subsidiary of Turning Point)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Chancellor (visiting Professor), Lincoln University
Member of Board of Governors, London School of Economics (LSE)
Lord Adonis
Category 1: Directorships
Non-executive Director, RM plc (education service company)
Non-executive Director, Dods (Group) plc (public affairs and policy communications)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Speaking engagement, 5 June 2018, Institute for Travel and Tourism
Chair, National Infrastructure Commission
Royalties are received as author of various books
Education consultant, Boston Consulting Group and GEMS Education (international only; no advice to UK clients or government)
Occasional speaker, JLA Speaker Bureau (specialist agency for keynote and after-dinner speakers)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Non-executive Director, Edge Foundation (vocational education charity; private company limited by guarantee w/o share capital)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Director, English National Ballet
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Trustee (formerly Chair), Institute for Public Policy Research
Board member, Policy Network
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, The Saturday Club Trust (offering young people the chance to study on a Saturday morning at their local college or university for free)
Chair, Frontline (social enterprise charity recruiting social workers) (interest ceased 30 June 2017)
Non-executive Director, Baker Dearing Educational Trust
Trustee, Teach First (teacher recruitment charity) (interest ceased 30 June 2017)
Baroness Afshar
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Occasional fees from media for interviews and programmes such as BBC Any Questions and Newsnight
Category 6: Sponsorship
Four unpaid researchers (part-time)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Member, Editorial Board of the following publications; Development in Practice, Third World Quarterly, Ethnic and Racial Studies, International Feminist Journal of Politics, Feminist Theory, Studies on Women Abstracts, Women's History Review, Gender Studies and Pashavosheh Zanan Tehran
Member, Advisory Board, Journal of International Development
Member, Advisory Board, Feminist Theory
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Emeritus Professor, University of York
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chair, Communication Committee, British Muslim Research Centre
Founder Member and President, UK Muslim Women's Network
Lord Agnew of Oulton
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Ovington Operations LLP, a partnership owned by the member and his wife holding rental property (see category 4(c))
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Qudini Limited (business software)
The Big Deal (energy advice)
Blend Marketing Limited (marketing)
SeeQuestor Limited (security)
The Dots (marketing)
Sideways 6 (business software)
Advanced Skills Initiative Ltd (software)
Hampden & Co plc (banking)
Phoenix Spree Deutschland Limited (overseas property)
OKA Direct Limited (retail)
Intermediate Capital Group plc (financial)
Ovington Investments Ltd (diversified investments)
Category 4: Shareholdings (c)
Ovington Operations LLP (see category 1)
Inspiration Trust (see category 10(e))
Category 5: Land and property
Farm in Norfolk owned by member and his wife in a partnership
Farm in Suffolk
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the School System, Department for Education
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Director, Inspiration Trust (academy trust) (see category 4(c))
Trustee, Public Interest Foundation (grant giving trust)
Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Minister of State for the Commonwealth and the UN, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Category 5: Land and property
Property in Sutton, Surrey SM2, from which rental income is received
Property in Wimbledon, London SW19 from which rental income is received
Property in Wimbledon, London SW20 from which rental income is received
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
Two complimentary tickets and hospitality received from All England Lawn Tennis Association at Wimbledon Championships, 11 July 2017
Invitation to Royal Windsor Horse Show (evening show) as guest of Ambassador of Bahrain, 12 May 2018
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Guest presenter/host on faith issues, MTA International (satellite television service for the Ahmadi community)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Prime Minister's Special Representative on Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict
Lord Ahmed
Category 1: Directorships
Blackhorn Properties Limited (property development)
Redbrick Homes Limited (property development) (dormant company)
Director, Newbond Investments Limited (real estate) (dormant company)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Council Member, British Institute of Technology and E- Commerce (interest ceased 21 May 2018)
Business development manager, Kilnhurst Business Park, Rotherham
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Newbond Investments Limited (real estate) (dormant company)
Kilnhurst Business Park, Rotherham
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Blackhorn Properties Limited (property development)
Category 5: Land and property
Freehold interest in, and ground rent investment from, properties in Sheffield at Cammell Road, Firth Park, Sheffield and Granby Road, Firth Park, Sheffield
Guest House in Doncaster
Kilnhurst Business Park, Rotherham
Category 7: Overseas visits
Visit to Toronto, Canada, 14-16 July 2017, for two day conference on Kashmir; travel and accommodation provided by Kashmir Solidarity Canada
Visit to Washington D.C., Houston and Chicago, USA, 1-3 December 2017, to fundraise for Rohingya legal work; travel and accommodation paid by Burma Task Force and Sound Vision Chicago
Visit to eye camps in Muzaffarabad, Azad Kashmir and Karachi, Pakistan, 30 March - 13 April 2018, with Al Mustafa Welfare Trust; flights and two days' accommodation costs were met by the trust; all other travel and accommodation was arranged by member
Visit to Bangladesh, 15-18 September 2017, to distribute food and money for Rohingya refugees on behalf of Al Mustafa Welfare Trust; travel and accommodation provided by Trust
Visit to Qatar, 26-30 September 2017, with small delegation organised by Arab Organisation for Human Rights in UK; travel and accommodation paid by Organisation
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chairman, Better Tomorrow Institute for Education (charitable school in Mirpur, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan) (interest ceased 21 May 2018)
Lord Alderdice
Category 1: Directorships
President, ARTIS (Europe) Ltd (research and risk modelling, including psychology of terrorism and political violence; notional remuneration)
Chairman and Director, Centre for Democracy and Peace Building (company limited by guarantee, based in Northern Ireland; remuneration is notional)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Retired Consultant Psychiatrist
Occasional speeches, lectures and broadcasts
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
ARTIS (Europe) Ltd
Category 4: Shareholdings (c)
ARTIS (Europe) Ltd
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director and Vice President, International Dialogue Initiative (not-for-profit company registered in the State of Maryland, USA)
The Member has been commissioned by the Liberal Democrats, to conduct a review into improving process and culture within the Liberal Democrats, focusing specifically on Race and Ethnicity
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Director, Centre for the Resolution of Intractable Conflict (CRIC), Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford
Research Associate in the Centre for International Studies, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford
Research Associate in the School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, University of Oxford
Senior Research Fellow, Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford
Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee (formerly Chairman of Board of Trustees), National Liberal Club
Vice Chairman, Gulf Policy Forum
Trustee, Methuen Trust, Corsham
Trustee, Liberal Party Supplementary Pension Fund
President, Westminster Pastoral Foundation
Senior Adviser, Conflicts Forum
Adviser, Oxford Research Group
Member, Advisory Board, Centre for Reform
Chairman, World Federation of Scientists' Permanent Monitoring Panel on Motivation for Terrorism
Member of Advisory Board, Global Thinkers Forum
Lord Allan of Hallam
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Vice President, Public Policy EMEA (formerly Director of Policy EU), Facebook
Category 3: Clients
My role at Facebook includes the provision of advice on public affairs to my employer based on my previous expertise rather than on my membership of the House of Lords
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Facebook Inc
Category 5: Land and property
Residential property in Frome, Somerset
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Member, Government Digital Service Advisory Board
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Member of Advisory Council, Open Rights Group
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Member of Advisory Council, Hansard Society (interest ceased 7 September 2017)
Lord Allen of Kensington
Category 1: Directorships
Advisory Chairman, Moelis & Company (independent investment bank)
Director, Grandmet 2 Limited (property development)
Director, Global Radio Group (media and publishing holding company)
Director, Classic FM Limited (subsidiary of Global Radio Group)
Director, Global Music Television Limited (subsidiary of Global Radio Group)
Director, Global Radio Acquisitions Limited (subsidiary of Global Radio Group)
Director, Global Radio Holdings Limited (subsidiary of Global Radio Group)
Director, Global Radio Limited (subsidiary of Global Radio Group)
Director, Global Radio Services Limited (subsidiary of Global Radio Group)
Director, This is Global Limited (subsidiary of Global Radio Group)
Director, Boparan Holdings Limited (food company)
Director, Grandmet Management Ltd (company owned 100 per cent by Member; management consultancy)
Director, Grandmet Development Ltd (company owned 100 per cent by Member; property development)
Director, ISS A/S (facilities)
Director, ISS World Services A/S (facilities)
Director, Malch Limited (purchase and renovation of a building)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Management Consultant, Global Radio Group
Management Consultant, Boparan Holdings Ltd
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Grandmet Management Ltd (company owned 100 per cent by Member; management consultancy)
Grandmet Development Ltd (company owned 100 per cent by Member; property development)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Goldman Sachs/Dong Energy (Danish utility)
EQT (Swedish private equity group)
Aleph Turbo FP LP (Aleph Capital Partners LLP, independent investment firm)
St James's Place plc (investment manager)
Moelis & Company (financial advisory services)
Natural Health International (clinically proven natural products)
ICE Organisation Ltd (consumer loyalty schemes)
Stage Entertainment (live entertainment company based in Amsterdam)
ISS A/S (facilities)
ITV plc (media)
Standard Media Index (information services)
Category 6: Sponsorship
An Executive Assistant is provided by Global Radio Group and two Assistants are provided by Grandmet Management Ltd
Lord Alli
Category 1: Directorships
Zound Industries International AB (interest ceased 20 November 2017)
Silvergate BP Bidco Ltd
Silvergate Topco Ltd
Hilda Productions Ltd
Silvergate Investments 2 Ltd
Kid Fashion Limited
Silvergate Media Fashion Ltd
Koovs plc (formerly Silvergate Retail Ltd)
Sunny Styles Productions Ltd
Oct S5 Limited (formerly OCT S4 Limited)
Hignell Gallery Ltd (formerly Silvergate Galleries Limited)
Silvergate Media Developments Limited
Silvergate Media Inc
Silvergate Group Holdings Limited
Silvergate Media Ltd
Silvergate PPL Ltd
Silvergate Media Holdings Ltd
Vampire Squid Productions Ltd
Monkey WTB Ltd
Fairytale HD Ltd
Castaway Holdings Ltd
Castaway Television Productions Ltd
BM Creative Management Ltd
Olga TV Ltd
Silvergate Investments Ltd (investment company)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Silvergate Investments 2 Ltd
BM Creative Management Ltd (artist management) (interest ceased 1 February 2018)
Silvergate Investments Ltd (investment company) (interest ceased 25 August 2017)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Silvergate BP Bidco Ltd (licensing and merchandising)
Silvergate Topco Ltd (tv production)
Ellipsis Entertainment Ltd
Olio Exchange Limited
Lesara AG
Outfox Drinks Ltd
Atlantic Alliance Partnership Corporation (special purpose acquisition company) (interest ceased 27 November 2017)
Koovs plc (wholesale fashion)
Castaway Holdings Ltd (tv production) (interest ceased 12 July 2017)
Olga TV Ltd (tv production)
Category 4: Shareholdings (c)
Silvergate BP Bidco Limited
Silvergate Investments 2 Limited
Silvergate Investments Limited (interest ceased 25 August 2017)
Silvergate Topco Limited
BM Creative Management Ltd (interest ceased 1 February 2018)
Olga TV Ltd
Hignell Gallery Ltd
Category 5: Land and property
Property in New York
Property in Islington, North London
Property in Guyana
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Charlie Parsons Foundation
Lord Alliance
Category 1: Directorships
Director (formerly Chairman), N Brown Group plc (retailing through direct home shopping; fulfilment and financial services)
Director, N Brown Holdings Limited (dormant company)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Anglo-Eastern Trust Limited (financial services & investment; holding in Woo.io engaged in anonymised IT job recruitment services in the US and Israel)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Bank of Ireland (banking) (interest ceased 16 August 2017)
Metail Limited (3D and digitalised marketing services)
N Brown Group plc (retailing through direct home shopping; fulfilment and financial services)
Affirmative Finance Limited (money lending)
IDenta Corp (US OTC market company based in Israel, supplying testing kits for drugs and explosives internationally)
Huntsworth plc (international public relations)
Vedanta (mining)
Infinity Reliance Limited (My First Years online retailer)
Ronson Capital Partners (London property development)
Entomics Biosystems Ltd (sustainable food waste recycling)
Realty Estates Limited (North West property development and investment)
PetsPyjamas Limited (on line pet lifestyle retailer)
Sparkbeyond Limited (international intelligent data analytics)
Moon Active Ltd (Israeli game app developer)
Eyespy360 Limited (UK virtual tour software platform)
Category 4: Shareholdings (c)
Constructive Lending Ltd (money lending)
Anglo-Eastern Trust Limited
Affirmative Finance Limited
Alliance Family Foundation Limited
David Alliance & Sons Limited
Realty Estates Limited
Eyespy360 Limited
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Director, Alliance Family Foundation Limited (registered charity)
Director, Anglo-Peacock Nominees Limited (a company holding interests in Israeli trading companies)
Director, Northern Counties Securities Limited (investment company) (100% subsidiary of Anglo-Eastern Trust Limited - see category 10(a))
Director, David Alliance & Sons Limited (serves as a trustee for family trust)
Director, British Northrop Limited (dormant company) (100% subsidiary of Anglo-Eastern Trust Limited - see category 10(a))
Director, Irwell Springs Printing Company (Holdings) Limited (dormant company) (100% subsidiary of Anglo-Eastern Trust Limited - see category 10(a))
Director, Padworth Limited (dormant company) (100% subsidiary of Anglo-Eastern Trust Limited - see category 10(a))
Director, Robert Spencer and Nephews (1932) Limited (dormant company) (100% subsidiary of Anglo-Eastern Trust Limited - see category 10(a))
Director, Southwell Industrial Developments Limited (dormant company) (100% subsidiary of Anglo-Eastern Trust Limited - see category 10(a))
Director, Texteam Limited (dormant company) (100% subsidiary of Anglo-Eastern Trust Limited - see category 10(a))
Director, Anglo-Eastern Trust Limited (financial services & investment) and its subsidiaries (see category 10(a))
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Member, Advisory Board, Community Security Trust
Member, Board of Governors, Tel Aviv University
Vice President, Weizmann UK
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Next Century Foundation
Baroness Altmann
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Speaking engagement, 15 January 2018, Fodor Turkiye, Istanbul
Speaking engagement, 18 April 2018, BlueSky/Evolve Pensions
Adviser, SalaryFinance (financial services)
Adviser, Huntswood Group (resourcing and consultancy)
Speaking engagement, 12 September 2017, European Life Settlement Association
Speaking engagement, 26 September 2017, Flying Colours
Speaking engagement, 3 October 2017, Tilney Group (first of series of 5 speeches)
Speaking engagement, 10 October 2017, Technical Connections
Speaking engagement, 7 November 2017, Personal Finance Society
Speaking engagement, 20 November 2017, BlackRock retirement conference
Speaking engagement, 22 June 2017, Investment & Pensions Europe (IPE)
Speaking engagement, 27 June 2017, Incisive Media
Speaking engagement, 28 June 2017, Secondsight
Articles for Citywire, the payments for which during the course of the calendar year together amount to more than the registration threshold
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Swishbrook Limited (property)
Category 5: Land and property
Properties in Hillingdon, Hounslow and London NW11
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Governor, Pensions Policy Institute
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Governor, London School of Economics and Political Science
Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)
Advisory Council Member, Union of Jewish Students
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Franco British Society
Life Governor, Nightingale House (home for the elderly)
Lord Alton of Liverpool
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Occasional income from journalism and writing
Category 6: Sponsorship
Occasional research assistance is provided by the Right To Life Charitable Trust on a pro bono basis and CARE
Category 7: Overseas visits
Visit to Dublin, Ireland, 2-3 December 2017, to speak at Irish Conference on Life issues; flights and accommodation provided by Irish pro-life campaign
Visit to Washington D.C., USA, 14-17 December 2017, for charitable purposes; travel costs met by Building Bridges and accommodation costs met by Episcopal Church
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
Overnight hotel accommodation provided by Alliance Defending Freedom for conference in Dublin, 10 May 2018
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Advisory Committee, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Fellow, Liverpool John Moores University Roscoe Foundation for Citizenship
Visiting Professor, Liverpool Hope University
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Chesterton Institute
Board Member, Institute for Religion and Public Policy (Washington DC) (interest ceased 31 December 2017)
Trustee, Building Bridges (project for dialogue and reconciliation) (interest ceased 31 March 2018)
Trustee, Arise Foundation (supports grass-roots initiatives to counter human trafficking)
Board Member, Aid To The Church In Need (registered charity)
Trustee, The Christian Heritage Centre (registered charity)
Member, Sages Group on North Korean Human Rights (consisting of human rights experts)
Baroness Amos
Nil
On leave of absence; exempt from registration
Lord Anderson of Swansea
Nil
No registrable interests
Baroness Andrews
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Deputy Chair, Heritage Lottery Fund and Chair of the Committee for Wales
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Governor, Sutton's Hospital, Charterhouse
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Vice President, National Parks Association
Trustee, National Museum of Wales
Baroness Anelay of St Johns
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Minister of State, Department for Exiting the European Union (interest ceased 27 October 2017)
Category 5: Land and property
Residential holding in Dorset
Category 7: Overseas visits
Visit to Iraq, 11-16 April 2018, as part of British-Iraq All-Party Parliamentary Group to discuss situation in Iraq with Ministers, Parliamentarians, senior representatives of faiths, senior representative of Yezidis and human rights defenders; travel and accommodation costs were met by Government of Iraq
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
Honorary Membership of Carlton Club, given by Carlton Club (London) Ltd, St James’s Street, London SW1
Lord Arbuthnot of Edrom
Category 1: Directorships
Director (salaried, no shares), SC Strategy Limited (strategic advice; personal clients: Babcock International Ltd) (interest ceased 31 December 2017)
Chairman, Neuro-Bio Ltd (a biotechnology company)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chairman, Advisory Board, Thales Group (aerospace, defence, security)
Consultant, Pure Storage Inc (computer flash memory) (payment is made to SC Strategy Ltd who then pay Member)
Senior Consultant, SC Strategy Limited (personal clients: Babcock International Ltd) (strategic advice)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Neuro-Bio Ltd (a biotechnology company)
Category 7: Overseas visits
Visit to Istanbul and Ankara, Turkey, 29 January - 1 February 2018, to hold meetings with government, political and business leaders and build relations with Turkish civil society and media with view to deepening understanding of Britain-Turkey relations; flights, local transport, food and accommodation provided by local NGO Bosphorus Center for Global Affairs
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
From time to time the Member receives hospitality from the UK Defence Forum, the All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Armed Forces and the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Defence and Security Issues which over the course of a calendar year may exceed £140 in value
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Non-executive Director, Gusbourne Estate Ltd (UK wine producer)
Member of Advisory Board, Information Risk Management (cyber security)
Director, Astute Strategy Ltd
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Member, Board of Advisers of The Electric Infrastructure Security (EIS) Council (protection against severe geomagnetic storms and electromagnetic pulse (EMP) risks) (some travel and accommodation expenses covered)
Chairman, Nuffield Trust for the Forces of the Crown (registered charity)
Chairman, Information Assurance Advisory Council (brings together public, private and other sectors to discuss and research strategic level information assurance issues)
Lord Archer of Weston-Super-Mare
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Novelist
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Artdeal Limited (art dealers)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
YouGov (market research and data analytics)
Little Green Home Limited (organic, natural and non-toxic products)
Circalit Limited (literary)
Homie Limited (rental accommodation)
Between 10% and 50% share of profits in various theatrical productions
Category 4: Shareholdings (c)
Artdeal Limited
Category 5: Land and property
Urban property in Tyne & Wear and North Shields from which rental income is received
Property in London from which rental income is received
Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member, Advisory Board, GovNet Communications (publisher and event organiser)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Chair, Commission looking at the Needs of Vulnerable Women who have suffered from Neglect and Abuse (supported by AVA (Against Violence and Abuse) and AGENDA)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Chair, Tony Blair Sports Foundation
Trustee, Tony Blair Africa Governance Initiative (AGI)
Chair, Changing Lives (formerly Cyrenians (Tyneside and North East))
Adviser (formerly Trustee), Northern Education Trust (a Board for a new chain of Academies) (interest ceased 1 October 2017)
Trustee, Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales
Member of Board of Well North (organisation to tackle health inequalities) (interest ceased 1 October 2017)
Trustee, VSO International
Lord Armstrong of Ilminster
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, RVW Trust
Trustee, Derek Hill Foundation
The Earl of Arran
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Member of Lloyd's: marine, non-marine, aviation; motors
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Certain family trusts
President, CCHF All About Kids (formerly Children's Country Holidays Fund)
Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Advisory Board Member, Good Governance Group (G3) (advice on security and governance issues world-wide)
Member of Advisory Board and paid adviser, William Clarence Education, London (interest ceased 30 June 2017)
Advance fee and royalties received from publication of “Game of Spies: the secret agent, the traitor and the Nazi”, William Collins, 22 September 2016
Member, Advisory Board of Group Silverline Limited (Yeovil, Somerset) (interest ceased 31 January 2018)
Fees from frequent but not regular newspaper articles for The Times, Guardian and Independent; payment for lectures, appearances and workshops, including appearances for the Royal College of Defence Studies and the Defence Academy, and BBC; and in connection with publication of books "A Fortunate Life", "A Brilliant Little Operation" and “Game of Spies"
Speaking engagement, 14 September 2017, Qatar Global Security & Stability Conference, London
Speaking engagement, 5 October 2017, TDR Capital LLP, London
Advance fee on the publication in October 2018 of "NEIN! - standing up to Hitler 1935-44"
Speaking engagement, 14 June 2018, The Economist, Athens
Category 7: Overseas visits
Visit to Hong Kong, 26-29 November 2017, for fact-finding; costs met by Mrs Aileen Claverly
Visit to Washington D.C., USA, 17-21 May 2018, for discussion on West Balkans; flights and accommodation costs paid by School of Advanced International Studies, John Hopkins University, Washington, D.C.
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
Honorary membership of National Liberal Club
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
Member of Advisory Board, Public (registered as Public International Group; helping premier technology start-ups to transform public services)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
President, UNICEF (UK) (interest ceased 21 May 2018)
Lord Ashton of Hyde
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (Lord in Waiting and Government Whip interest ceased 30 June 2017)
Category 4: Shareholdings (b)
Kier Group plc (construction and materials)
Travis Perkins plc (builders' merchant)
Rio Tinto Group (mining) (interest ceased 2 June 2018)
Smilepod Hygiene Ltd (dental services)
Marsh Inc (insurance broking/financial services)
Category 5: Land and property
Property in Eastbourne, Nottingham, Newcastle, Hinckley and Bracknell (Bracknell interest ceased 2 June 2018) from which rental income is received
Farm and cottages in Gloucestershire owned jointly with wife, from which rental income is received
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Ashton Charitable Trust
Baroness Ashton of Upholland
Nil
On leave of absence; exempt from registration
Viscount Astor
Category 1: Directorships
Nexeo Solutions Inc (plastics and chemical distribution)
Canadian Overseas Petroleum Ltd (oil & gas)
Ancroft Tractors Ltd (farm machinery dealer)
Cliveden Securities Ltd (corporate financial advice)
Silvergate Media Limited (media rights)
Vampire Squid Productions Limited (entertainment)
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Partner, Tarbert Estate Partnership (farm and sporting tenant)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Cliveden Securities Ltd (corporate financial advice)
Ancroft Tractors Ltd (farm machinery dealer)
Category 5: Land and property
Residential holdings in Oxfordshire
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Trustee, Stanley Spencer Gallery, Cookham, Berkshire
Lord Astor of Hever
Category 1: Directorships
Director, Roundwood Management Limited (trade and investment consultancy; company owned 100 per cent by Member; income from category 2 interests is paid to Roundwood Management Limited; personal client: NewWaves Solutions Limited (see category 2))
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Chairman, NewWaves Solutions Limited (marine and environmental services)
Category 4: Shareholdings (a)
Roundwood Management Limited (see category 1)
Category 4: Shareholdings (c)
Roundwood Management Limited (see category 1)
Category 5: Land and property
Residential holdings and stables in Kent
Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)
President, Durand Group (historical research)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)
Prime Minister's Trade Envoy to Oman
Defence Secretary's Adviser for Military Co-operation with the Sultanate of Oman
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
Vice President of St George’s Church in Ypres
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Trustee, Astor of Hever Trust
Member, Regimental Council, The Life Guards
President, Motor Sport Industry Association
Earl Attlee
Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.
Serving Officer (Major), Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, Territorial Army (interest ceased 21 May 2018)
Member, REME Institution (as serving REME officer) (interest ceased 21 May 2018)
Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality
As a member of the All-Parliamentary Parliamentary Group for the Armed Forces, the Member receives invitations to breakfast and dinner briefings which during the course of the calendar year together amount to more than £140 in value and all of which are paid for by sources listed in the register of APPGs
Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)
President, The Thornycroft Register (organisation for owners of Thornycroft Vehicles in varying states of preservation)
Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)
Patron, Steamship Freshspring Society; attends Trustees meetings

Contact details

Members of the House of Lords may contact the Registrar of Lords' Interests as follows:

Telephone: 020 7219 3120

Post: Registrar of Lords' Interests, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW

Email: lordsregistrar@parliament.uk

Amendments

Amendments to the Register of Lords' Interests since 17 June 2010

Related information

Read the Code of Conduct and the standards expected of Members of the House of Lords in discharging their parliamentary and public duties

List of All-Party Groups made up of MPs and Members of the Lords

Register of the financial interests of journalists accredited to the Parliamentary Press Gallery

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Registration forms

Registration form for Members of the House of Lords

Registration form for Members' staff