James Gray

James Gray is the Conservative MP for North Wiltshire, and has been an MP continuously since 1 May 1997.

Registered Interests

The Register of Members’ Financial Interests is updated fortnightly online when the House is sitting, and less frequently at other times. Interests remain in the Register for twelve months after the interest has ended.

The interests set out below are those included in the most recently published version of the Register. All versions of the Register can be found here.

1. Employment and earnings

  • Payments from Savanta ComRes, 54 Bermondsey St, Bermondsey, London SE1 3UD:
    • 25 June 2021, received £75. Hours: 15 minutes. (Registered 25 June 2021)
    • 30 July 2021, received £100. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 17 August 2021)
    • 7 September 2021, received £75. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 9 September 2021)
    • 1 November 2021, received £75. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 10 November 2021)
    • 6 December 2021, received £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 8 December 2021)
  • Payments from Electric Airwaves, Essel House, 29 Foley Street, London W1W 7JW:
    • 16 July 2021, received £550 for training witnesses coming before a select committee hearing. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 21 July 2021)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: (1) Lockheed Martin UK Ltd (2) CAE U.K. Plc
    Address of donor: (1) Cunard House, 15 Lower Regent Street, London SW1Y 4LR (2) Innovation Drive, Burgess Hill RH15 9TW
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) domestic transport and meals for me and a member of staff to the value of £264 (2) domestic transport and meals for me and a member of staff to the value of £264
    Destination of visit: Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Dates of visit: 28 September - 1 October 2021
    Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation with the All Party Parliamentary Group for the Armed Forces to meet current politicians from Bosnia and Herzegovina and to learn about the Bosnian War.
    (Registered 1 November 2021)

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

  • Two residential properties in Wiltshire, acquired in 2013: (i) and (ii). (Registered 3 September 2015)
  • One residential property in Reading, acquired in 2010: (i) and (ii). (Registered 3 September 2015)
  • From 18 October 2015, house in Wiltshire, owned jointly with my wife: (i) and, from 30 March 2017, (ii). (Registered 7 July 2017)
  • From 23 March 2016, house in Wiltshire, owned jointly with my wife: (i) and from 5 July 2016, (ii). (Registered 7 July 2017)

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

  • I employ my wife, Philippa Gray, as Executive and Diary Secretary.