Andrew Bridgen

Andrew Bridgen is the Conservative MP for North West Leicestershire, and has been an MP continuously since 6 May 2010.

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 the Daily Telegraph, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT:
    • 8 February 2022, received £500 for an article written on 13 January 2022. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 11 March 2022)
    • 22 February 2022, received £200 for an article written on 28 January 2022. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 11 March 2022)
    • 19 April 2022, received £300 for a speaking engagement on 16 March 2022. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 6 May 2022)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: Jeremy Hosking
    Address of donor: private
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000 interest-free loan to cover accommodation costs of my constituency home
    Date received: 23 August 2022
    Date accepted: 23 August 2022
    Donor status: individual
    (Registered 16 September 2022)

7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital

  • AB Produce PLC; processing and distribution of fresh vegetables.
  • AB Produce Trading Ltd; holding company.
  • Bridgen Investments Ltd; investment company, investing in shares, property, building projects.
  • From 6 February 2017, AB Farms Ltd; potato production and storage. (Registered 21 March 2017)

8. Miscellaneous

  • From 6 May 2020 to 5 May 2022, Adviser to Mere Plantations Ltd; a company which grows teak in Ghana. I provide advice on business and international politics. I have not received any payment for this role. It will continue to be unpaid until it ends on 5 May 2022. (Registered 17 June 2020; updated 23 December 2020 and 17 November 2021)