Miriam Cates

Miriam Cates is the Conservative MP for Penistone and Stocksbridge, and has been an MP continuously since 12 December 2019.

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 Unherd Ltd, Thomas House, 84 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1PX, for articles:
    • 18 November 2021, received £275. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 23 November 2021)
    • 20 January 2022, received £150. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 8 February 2022)
  • 4 May 2022, received £200 from the National Club (a private members club), the Rectory, Glebe Lane, Worting, Basingstoke RG23 8QA, for a speaking engagement on 25 January 2022. Hours: 3 hrs including preparation time. (Registered 16 May 2022)

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

  • Name of donor: RSFurbs
    Address of donor: 4th Floor Reading Bridge House, George Street, Reading RG1 8LS
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
    Donor status: company, registration 04732937
    (Registered 6 April 2022)
  • Name of donor: The Cayzer Trust Company Ltd
    Address of donor: Cayzer House, 30 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6NN
    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
    Donor status: company, registration 04987694
    (Registered 10 June 2022)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: March of the Living UK
    Address of donor: Schaller House, 44a Albert Road, Hendon, London NW4 2SJ
    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air travel, accommodation and hospitality with a value of £1,499
    Destination of visit: Poland
    Dates of visit: 25-29 April 2022
    Purpose of visit: Educational Holocaust programme to Poland and to attend the March of the Living.
    (Registered 4 May 2022)

8. Miscellaneous

  • Shareholding in Redemption Media Ltd (software development; business to business). From 1 April 2020, this holding is below the registrable threshold. (Registered 07 January 2020; updated 27 April 2020)
  • From 13 December 2019, Co-Chair of the Stocksbridge Towns Fund Board. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 4 February 2020)
  • From 8 December 2020, Director (member) of the New Social Covenant Unit LTD, a company limited by guarantee that exists to support social policy research. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 13 January 2021)
  • From 21 June 2021, Member of the Advisory Board of Conservatives Against Racism for Equality (CARFE), an organisation building a new narrative on race relations, working with Conservative MPs and individuals across the Conservative Party and wider society. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 22 June 2021)