Register of interests

Councillor John Griffiths MBE

I, Councillor John Griffiths MBE, member of West Suffolk Council, set out below under the appropriate headings my interests, which I am required to declare under the Localism Act 2011 and the Council's Code of Conduct. I have put "none" where I have no such interests under any heading.

1. Any employment, office, trade, profession or vocation carried on for profit or gain.
Member: Spouse/Partner:
CL BES Limited, registered at withheld address CL BES Limited, registered at withheld address
Lynton Bardwell Limited, registered at withheld address Lynton Bardwell Limited, registered at withheld address
Lynton Bardwell Pension Scheme Lynton Bardwell Pension Scheme
2. Any payment or provision of any other financial benefit (other than from the Council) made or provided within the last 12 months in respect of expenses you have incurred in carrying out your duties as a member, or towards your election expenses. This includes any payment or financial benefit from a trade union within the meaning of the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 other than from a registered political party.
Member: Spouse/Partner:
None None
3. Any beneficial interest in securities of a body where: (1) that body (to your knowledge) has a place of business or land in the area of the Council; and (2) either- (a) the total nominal value of the securities exceeds £25,000 or one hundredth of the total issued share capital of that body; or (b) if the share capital of that body is of more than one class, the total nominal value of the shares of any one class in which the relevant person has a beneficial interest exceeds one hundredth of the total issue share capital of that class.
Member: Spouse/Partner:
Lynton Bardwell Limited; CL BES Limited Lynton Bardwell Limited; CL BES Limited
4. A contract for goods, services or works made between the relevant party and the Council (or a body in which a relevant person has a beneficial interest) under which goods or services are to be provided or works are to be executed, and which has not been fully discharged.
Member: Spouse/Partner:
None None
5. A beneficial interest in any land in the Council's area.
Member: Spouse/Partner:
Address withheld and interest in CL BES Limited. Address withheld and interest in CL BES Limited.
92 High Street, Ixworth; The Coach House, Pump Lane, Bury St Edmunds 92 High Street, Ixworth; The Coach House, Pump Lane, Bury St Edmunds
1-2 Regency Place, Bury St Edmunds 1-2 Regency Place, Bury St Edmunds
6. Any tenancy where to your knowledge the landlord is the Council and the tenant is a body in which a relevant person has a beneficial interest.
Member: Spouse/Partner:
None None
7. Any licence (alone or jointly with others) to occupy land in the area of the Council for a month or longer,
Member: Spouse/Partner:
None None
8. Any body of which you are a member or in a position of general management and control either:- (a) to which you have been appointed or nominated by the Council, (b) exercising functions of a public nature, (c) directed towards charitable purposes, or (d) one of whose principal purposes includes the influence of public opinion or policy (including any political party or trade union).
Member:
a) Representative on the Boards of: East of England Local Government Association; Guildhall Feoffment Trust; Local Government Association and General Assembly; New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership;
b) None
c) Lord Taverners (Member of East Anglian Committee)
d) Game Conservancy (Member) BASC (Member) Conservative Party (Member)
9. The name of any person from whom you have received a gift or hospitality with an estimated value of at least £25.
Name of donor: Date:
May 2014 - Lunch at Newmarket Races, hosted by the Jockey Club, to the approximate value of £29. May 2014
Councillor Griffiths will periodically receive invitations to events as Leader of the Council, and also invitations in a personal capacity. The nature of these can vary significantly and as such, if you have any queries regarding event attendance, please contact the Democratic Services team who will be happy to provide any further information. n/a
Jockey Club Estates Ltd Hospitality: Refreshments and lunch Date of Hospitality: 9 December 2019 Date Registered: 17 December 2019