Register of Lords' Interests

The following Members of the House of Lords have registered relevant interests under the Code of Conduct:

Last updated 16:54 02 March 2012

ABERDARE, Lord

Category 1: Directorships

Director, WALTZ Programmes Limited (training for work/apprenticeships in London)

Director, Twist Partnership Limited (promoting leadership through learning)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Director, F.C.M. Limited (recording rights)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)

Trustee, Berlioz Society

Trustee, St John Cymru-Wales

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, West Wycombe Charitable Trust

ADAMS OF CRAIGIELEA, Baroness

Nil

No registrable interests

ADDINGTON, Lord

Category 1: Directorships

Chairman, Microlink PC (UK) Ltd (computing and software)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)

Vice President, British Dyslexia Association

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Vice President, UK Sports Association

Vice President, Lakenham Hewitt Rugby Club

ADEBOWALE, Lord

Category 1: Directorships

Director, Leadership in Mind Ltd

Non-executive Director, St Vincent Healthcare (retains 5% shares in this organisation)

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

Commissioner, Audit Commission

Category 4: Shareholdings (b)

St Vincent Healthcare

Category 5: Land and property

Flat in London 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, Turning Point

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

Chancellor (visiting Professor), Lincoln University

Commissioner, UK Commission for Employment and Skills

ADONIS, Lord

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.

Education consultant, Boston Consulting Group and GEMS Education (international only; no advice to UK clients or government)

Category 5: Land and property

Flat in London N7 owned jointly with wife, from which rental income is received

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Non-executive Director, Baker Dearing Educational Trust

Non-executive Director, Edge Foundation (vocational education charity)

Trustee, Teach First (teacher recruitment charity)

AFSHAR, Baroness

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Professor of Politics, University of York

Visiting Professor of Islamic Law, Faculté Internationale de Droit Comparé, University of Strasbourg

Commissioner, Women's National Commission (honorarium)

Occasional fees from media for interviews and programmes such as BBC Any Questions and Newsnight

Category 6: Sponsorship

PA funded by University of York

Four unpaid researchers (part-time)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Commissioner, UK Drug Policy Commission

Chair, Communication Committee, British Muslim Research Centre

AHMAD OF WIMBLEDON, Lord

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Strategy and Marketing Director, Sucden Financial Limited (commodities, financial futures, options brokerage and trading)

Councillor, Wimbledon Park, London Borough of Merton

Category 5: Land and property

Property in Sutton, Surrey SM2

Property in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1

Property in Wimbledon, London SW19

Category 7: Overseas visits

Visit to West Bank and Israel, 17-20 September 2011, as part of a delegation of parliamentarians and others; transport and accommodation costs met by Conservative Middle East Council

Visit to Turkey (Istanbul and Ankara), 23-26 October 2011, for meetings with various political and business leaders, journalists and charities; costs of travel and accommodation met by Dialogue Society UK

Visit to Baku, Azerbaijan, 20-22 December 2011, to address Global Conference on Economic and Social Challenges; meetings were also held with national political and business leaders, and interviews given to the media; travel and accommodation costs met by The New Azerbaijan Party

AHMED, Lord

Category 1: Directorships

Blackhorn Properties Limited (property development)

Redbrick Homes Limited (property development)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Business development manager, Kilnhurst Business Park, Rotherham

Chancellor, British Institute of Technology and E-Commerce (expenses and loss of earnings only, for attending meetings and conferences)

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

Kilnhurst Business Park, Rotherham

Category 5: Land and property

Guest House in Doncaster

Kilnhurst Business Park, Rotherham

Category 7: Overseas visits

Visit to Russia, 19-21 June 2011, to attend Kazan Summit 2011; all travel and accommodation paid by British Institute of Technology and e-Commerce, London

Visit to Spain, 13-16 October 2011, to attend a retreat organised by the Cordoba Forum; all travel and accommodation costs were met by the Cordoba Forum (UK)

Visit to Vienna, 27-29 October 2011, to attend Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Conference; all travel and accommodation costs met by OSCE

Visit to Dubai and Qatar, 4-9 January 2011; travel costs were met by Council for European Palestinian Relations (CEPR); two days' accommodation was paid by Government of Qatar

Visit to Strasbourg, 21 January 2012, to attend a COJEP International (Council for Justice, Equality and Peace) human rights award ceremony; COJEP International paid for travel to Strasbourg and one night's accommodation (Member paid for return flight)

Visit to Barcelona, 3-4 February 2012, as guest of Counsellor General of Pakistan; cost of two nights' accommodation (but not travel) met by Counsellor General of Pakistan

Visit to Pakistan and Azad Kashmir, 19-27 February 2011; travel and accommodation provided by Justice Foundation, London, and Government of Azad Kashmir

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Newbond Investments Limited

Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)

Fazaldad Human Rights Organisation

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Chairman, Better Tomorrow Institute for Education (charitable school in Mirpur, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan)

Joseph Interfaith Foundation

ALDERDICE, Lord

Category 1: Directorships

President, ARTIS (Europe) Ltd (research and risk modelling, including psychology of terrorism and political violence; notional remuneration)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Retired Consultant Psychiatrist

Occasional speeches, lectures and broadcasts

Member, UK Committee on Standards in Public Life

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

ARTIS (Europe) Ltd

Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)

Chairman of Trustees, National Liberal Club

Trustee, National Liberal Club

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Vice Chairman, Gulf Policy Forum

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

Trustee, Methuen Trust, Corsham

Co-Chairman, International Dialogue Initiative

Trustee, Liberal Party Supplementary Pension Fund

ALLAN OF HALLAM, Lord

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

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 (holding of Restricted Stock Units which could be realised if company becomes public)

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

ALLENBY OF MEGIDDO, Viscount

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

President, Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society

ALLI, Lord

Category 1: Directorships

Castaway Television Productions Ltd

Chorion Ltd

asSeenonScreen Holdings plc

BM Creative Management Ltd

Olga TV Ltd

Silvergate Investments Ltd

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

Castaway Television (tv production)

BM Creative Management Ltd (artist management)

Silvergate Investments Ltd (investment company)

Olga TV Ltd (tv production)

Category 4: Shareholdings (b)

Planet Acquisitions Ltd (intellectual property)

ASOS plc (online retail fashion)

Category 5: Land and property

Property in Guyana

Property in Islington, North London

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

Chancellor, De Montfort University

Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)

President, National Youth Theatre

Trustee, Crimestoppers

ALLIANCE, Lord

Category 1: Directorships

Chairman, N Brown Group plc (retailing through direct home shopping; fulfilment and financial services)

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

Anglo-Eastern Trust Limited (financial services & investment; Dubai subsidiaries engaged in telecommunications)

Mazrek Limited (Israel-based R&D company, specialising in fuel injection systems for diesel engines)

Category 4: Shareholdings (b)

Bank of Ireland

Vallar plc (international mining)

Hatehof (Israeli-based rescue vehicles)

Metail Limited (3D and digitalised marketing services)

N Brown Group plc (retailing through direct home shopping; fulfilment and financial services)

Dane Properties Limited (property investment company)

Caspet Securities Inc (investing in gold exploration)

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)

Tuxedo Money Solutions Ltd (provider of pre-paid cards as alternative to debit/credit cards)

Royal Bank of Scotland

Lloyds TSB

SPDR Gold Trust

Bank of America

Vedanta (mining)

Persimmon (house building)

Lupus Capital plc (industrial assets)

Tau Capital plc (investment in Kazakhstan)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Director, Alliance Family Foundation Limited

Member, Advisory Board, Community Security Trust

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

Director, Weizmann Institute Foundation

Member, Board of Governors, Tel Aviv University

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Next Century Foundation

ALTON OF LIVERPOOL, Lord

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Director, Liverpool John Moores University Foundation for Citizenship

Occasional income from journalism for The Universe Media Group Limited

Category 6: Sponsorship

Occasional research assistance provided by All-Party Parliamentary Pro-Life Group

Category 7: Overseas visits

Visit to North Korea, 4-8 October 2011, to visit Pyongyang University of Science and Technology; costs of visit partly funded by Building Bridges

Category 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

Gift of a ticket to the Conservative Summer Party, 6 June 2011

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

Trustee, Pyongyang University of Science and Technology, North Korea

Advisory Committee, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Foundation Governor, Liverpool Bluecoat School

Governor, Stonyhurst College

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Chesterton Institute

Board Member, Institute for Religion and Public Policy (Washington DC)

AMOS, Baroness

Nil

On leave of absence; exempt from registration

ANDERSON OF SWANSEA, Lord

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Board Member, Mercy Ships UK (charity)

ANDREWS, Baroness

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Chair, English Heritage

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Chair, Foundations Independent Living Trust

Vice President, National Parks Association

ANELAY OF ST JOHNS, Baroness

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

In receipt of ministerial salary as Government Chief Whip

Category 5: Land and property

Residential holding in Dorset

ARCHER OF SANDWELL, Lord

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Chairman, Enemy Property Compensation Appeal Panel

Member, Advisory Group of Privy Counsellors

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

Bencher, Gray's Inn

Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)

President, Fabian Society

President, One World Trust

President, Uniting for Peace

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, One World Trust

Trustee, Full Fact

ARCHER OF WESTON-SUPER-MARE, Lord

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Novelist

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

Andartis Limited (art dealers)

Artdeal Limited (art dealers)

Category 4: Shareholdings (b)

Corporate Dynamics Limited (investment holding company)

Between 10% and 50% share of profits in various theatrical productions: Grease, London; The New Grease on Broadway Limited Partnership; Grease on Tour; The Sound of Music UK Tour; Flashdance The Musical; Chicago UK Tour

Category 5: Land and property

Property in London from which rental income is received

Urban property in Tyne & Wear and North Shields from which rental income is received

ARMSTRONG OF HILL TOP, Baroness

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Member, Advisory Board, SITA UK (recycling and resource management company)

Member, Advisory Board, GovNet Communications (publisher and event organiser)

Non-executive Director, County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust (2 days a month)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Chair, Community Energy Solutions

Board Member, Westminster Foundation for Democracy

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee and Board Member, WAVE Trust (ending child abuse)

Chair, Tony Blair Sports Foundation

Trustee, Tony Blair Africa Governance Initiative (AGI)

Trustee, VSO International

Chair, Cyrenians (Tyneside and North East)

ARMSTRONG OF ILMINSTER, Lord

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, RVW Trust

Trustee, Derek Hill Foundation

Trustee, Sir Edward Heath Charitable Foundation

Trustee, Wells Cathedral School Foundation

ARRAN, Earl

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Member of Lloyd's: marine, non-marine, aviation; motors

Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)

Trustee, Chelsea Physic Garden

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Certain family trusts

President, Children's Country Holidays Fund

ASHCROFT, Lord

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

Waterloo Investment Holdings Limited (holding company for non-Belizean businesses)

BCB Holdings Ltd (financial services in Belize)

SUSD Asset Management (Holdings) Limited (property development)

Restore plc (document storage services)

Shellshock Limited (cash shell)

Political Holdings Limited (provides information on political process, conferences and publishing)

Shellproof Limited (cash shell)

Strand Associates Limited (corporate finance; investor in other companies)

Mayfair Limited (holding company)

WPS Financial Group

Category 4: Shareholdings (b)

Sportstalk Limited (sports based internet television service)

WeAre20:20 plc (formerly Digital Marketing Group plc) (email marketing)

Tottenham Hotspur plc

Dods (Group) plc (political information, public affairs and policy communication specialist)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

Chancellor, Anglia Ruskin University

Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)

Trustee, Imperial War Museum Foundation

Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)

Treasurer, International Democrat Union

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

President and Trustee, The West India Committee

Chairman, Board of Trustees, Crimestoppers

Trustee, Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Trustee, Prospect Education (technology trust)

Advisory Board Member, Institute for Justice Sector Development

ASHDOWN OF NORTON-SUB-HAMDON, Lord

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Speaking engagement, 26 January 2011, JLA MICC Manchester ICC (Civica)

Speaking engagement, 8 February 2011, DST Global Solutions (IVY), London

Speaking engagement, 3 March 2011, JLA Ecobuild Conference, London

Speaking engagement, 3 March 2011, JLA, London

Speaking engagement, 8 March 2011, DLA Piper, London

Speaking engagement, 9 March 2011, Human Rights Meeting hosted by World Organisation Against Torture and France Liberte Foundation, held at UN Building, Palais des Nations, Geneva

Speaking engagement, 24 March 2011, JLA - Birmingham Law Society, Birmingham

Speaking engagement, 18 May 2011, in Paris; "Support Human Rights in Iran" for Committee in Support of Human Rights in Iran

Speaking engagement, 25 May 2011, in Brussels for Committee in Support of Human Rights in Iran on subject of Camp Ashraf, Iraq

Speaking engagement, 27 September 2011, AIRMIC Ltd, London

Speaking engagement, 15 November 2011, RBS, Norfolk

Speaking engagement, 22 November 2011, TEDx Conference in Brussels; unpaid, but expenses met by the Conference

Member, Advisory Board, Defence Strategy and Solutions (a strategic advisory firm dedicated to the areas of aerospace, defence and national security)

Adviser, Good Governance Group (G3) (advice on security and governance issues world-wide)

Member, Advisory Board of Group Silverline Limited (Yeovil, Somerset)

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 book "A Fortunate Life"

Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)

Member of Advisory Board, Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

President, UNICEF (UK)

Board Member, Interpeace (Geneva)

ASHLEY OF STOKE, Lord

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

Emeritus Chancellor, Staffordshire University

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Chairman, National Cochlear Implant Users' Group

President, Deafness Research UK

President, League of Friends, Epsom Hospital

President, RNID

President, National Association of Deafened People

ASHTON OF HYDE, Lord

Category 1: Directorships

CEO, Faraday Underwriting Limited (insurance)

CEO, Faraday Reinsurance Co Limited (insurance)

Faraday Holdings Limited (insurance)

Faraday Capital Limited (insurance)

GRF Services Limited (insurance)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Member of Council, Lloyd's (representing Faraday Capital Limited)

Member of Advisory Council, Century Capital LLP (private equity partnership in Boston, Mass, USA)

Category 4: Shareholdings (b)

Albemarle Retail Properties LLP (commercial property)

Albemarle Leisure LLP (commercial property)

Smilepod Hygiene Ltd (dental services)

Marsh Inc (insurance broking/financial services)

Zurich Financial Services AG (insurance-based financial services provider)

Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ)

Category 5: Land and property

Farm and cottages in Gloucestershire owned jointly with wife, from which rental income is received

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Chairman, Heythrop Hunt Kennels Limited

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Lloyd's Patriotic Fund (registered charity)

Trustee, Heythrop Hunt Charitable Trust

Trustee, Ashton Charitable Trust

ASHTON OF UPHOLLAND, Baroness

Nil

On leave of absence; exempt from registration

ASTOR OF HEVER, Lord

Category 5: Land and property

Member is shareholder in family company that owns a flat in Alpes-Maritimes, France

Residential holdings and stables in Kent

Residential holding in York

Category 7: Overseas visits

Visit to UAE, 17-20 March 2011, as guest of British Polo Day to present Thesiger Trophy for match between British Army and team from UAE; air fare paid by British Polo Day

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

President, Durand Group (historical research)

Managing Director, family company that owns a flat in Alpes-Maritime, France

Holder of ministerial office but not in receipt of ministerial salary

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Astor of Hever Trust

Member, Regimental Council, The Life Guards

ASTOR, Viscount

Category 1: Directorships

Silvergate Media Limited (media rights)

Vampire Squid Productions Limited (entertainment)

Ancroft Tractors Ltd (farm machinery dealer)

Cliveden Securities Ltd (corporate financial advice)

Networkers International plc (recruitment services)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Consultant, Canadian Overseas Petroleum (UK) Ltd (oil & gas)

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 (a)

Old Berkshire Hunt Ltd (hunting and related activities)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)

Stanley Spencer Gallery, Cookham, Berkshire

ATTENBOROUGH, Lord

Nil

Information not yet received

ATTLEE, Earl

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

In receipt of ministerial salary

Serving Officer (Major), Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, Territorial Army

Member, REME Institution (as serving REME officer)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (c)

President, The Thornycroft Register (organisation for owners of Thornycroft Vehicles in varying states of preservation)

AVEBURY, Lord

Category 1: Directorships

CL Projects Ltd (computer hardware & software; provides management advice to Cook Lubbock & Co, a partnership in which it has a 50% interest)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Chartered Engineer (non-practising)

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

Controlling interest in CL Projects Ltd (computer hardware & software; provides management advice to Cook Lubbock & Co, a partnership in which it has a 50% interest)

Category 5: Land and property

390 acres arable land in Northamptonshire

Category 10: Non-financial interests (d)

President, Kurdish Human Rights Project

President, TAPOL (Indonesian Human Rights)

President, Advisory Council for the Education of Romanies and Travellers (ACERT)

President, Peru Support Group

Chairman, Cameroon Campaign Group

Co-chair, Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Silbury Fund

Trustee, Friends of Alola Foundation

Chairman, Maurice Lubbock Memorial Fund

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