Lord Botham

Lord Botham's full title is The Lord Botham OBE. His name is Ian Terence Botham, and he is a current member of the House of Lords.

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Lord Botham.

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

Category 1: Directorships

  • Director, Newschoice Limited (sports promotions company) (clients are Actegy Ltd (trading as Revitive), The Daily Telegraph, Channel 7 (Australia) and Triple M (Australian radio station))
  • Director, Beefy's Restaurants Limited (interest ceased 17 December 2021)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

  • Member has commercial agreement with Benchmark Drinks Ltd; the wine brand Ian Botham and all sub brands are jointly owned (unremunerated until 1 January 2022)
  • Golf day at Cathedral Lodge Golf Club, Melbourne, Australia, 23 December 2021, client was Andrew Turner
  • Speaking engagement, 26 December 2021, Corporate breakfast for Melbourne Cricket Club at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Australia (arranged through International Speakers Group)
  • Speaking engagement, 14 January 2022, Corporate event for Australian Cricket Board at Blundstone Arena, Hobart, Australia (arranged through International Speakers Group)
  • Speaking engagement, 19 May 2022, Galaxkey Ltd, London
  • Member is endorsing several products including Ethica CBD Sports Gel and will perform an ambassadorial role for Medicanna Ltd (creates natural, organic hemp products)
  • Member is promoting Caduceus (blockchain dedicated to metaverse development) and his brand of non-fungible token (NFT) on the light cycle light cycle platform powered by Caduceus

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

  • Newschoice Limited
  • Beefy's Restaurants Limited (interest ceased 17 December 2021)

Category 4: Shareholdings (a)

  • Newschoice Limited (sports promotions company)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

  • Chairman, Durham County Cricket Club
  • Director, Durham Cricket C.I.C.

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

  • Prime Minister's Trade Envoy to Australia