Lord Blunkett

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Lord Blunkett.

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

Category 1: Directorships

Director, HADAW Productions and Investments Limited (publishing, broadcast and print media; advisory services for overseas trade, and cyber and internet security advice; income from some of the sources listed below is paid to HADAW (see also category 2))

Category 1: Directorships

Director and Chairman of the Board, University of Law Limited (subsidiary and affiliated institution of Global University Systems and Interactive Pro Limited) (income paid to HADAW (see category 1))

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Holder of a personal Chair of Politics in Practice, The Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Sheffield (income paid direct to member)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Chairman, EasyJet Special Assistance Advisory Group (improving support for persons requiring special assistance for air travel) (income paid to HADAW (see category 1))

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Payments made for articles written for Associated Newspapers (payments made direct to member)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Regular columnist, The Yorkshire Post

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Chair, Heathrow Local Economic Recovery Group

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Speaking engagement, 17 November 2020, virtual Risk Management Conference hosted by 1LoD

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Speaking engagement, 25 March 2021, virtual Surveillance Conference hosted by 1LoD

Category 3: Person with significant control of a company (PSC)

Cascade Multi Academy Trust

Category 4: Shareholdings (b)

HADAW Productions and Investments Limited (see category 1)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Director (unpaid), Management Company Limited (which runs the building in which member lives)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Non-executive Chairman, Cyber Essentials Direct Limited

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Co-Chair, Higher Education Commission (interest ceased 7 October 2020)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Chair, Leaders Council of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (remunerated until 1 March 2021)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Adviser, Cobalt Elementary Holdings Ltd (financial services advisory)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Member, Advisory Board, Earnd (provides an alternative means to 'payday loans' companies by working with employers) (remunerated until 28 February 2021) (interest ceased 3 March 2021)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Adviser, Institute for Community Studies, hosted at The Young Foundation

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Independent Advisory Panel member, Pearson's inquiry into the Future of Qualifications and Assessment Research Project (England) (expenses paid)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Member, Advisory Board, Grit (charity delivering intensive personal development and coaching programmes for young people and the adults that support them)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Vice President, RNIB

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Ambassador (formerly Vice President), Alzheimer's Society

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

President, Sheffield Mind

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

President, Association for Citizenship Teaching (ACT)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, The Foundation for Social Improvement (FSI) (charity)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Vice President, Royal National College for the Blind

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Vice President, Vision Foundation (charity)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Reading Force (supports armed forces families with books)