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Register of interests

Councillor Sonja Crisp

Register of Interests of Councillor Councillor Sonja Crisp of the City of York Council

Disclosable Pecuniary Interests - Employment, Office, Trade, Profession or Vocation

1. You should disclose any employment, office, trade, profession or vocation carried on for profit or gain, including the name of any person or body who employs or has appointed you
Name of employer / body etc Position
none none
2. And of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware
Name of body / employer etc Position
PPS York Delivery Driver


3. You should declare any payment or provision of any financial benefit (other than from the Council) made or provided within the last 12 months in respect of expenses incurred by you in carrying out your duties as a member, or towards your election expenses
Payment or Provision


4. You should detail and beneficial interest in securities of a body which has to your knowledge a place of business or land in the Council's area and either the total nominal value of the securities exceeds £25,000 or one hundredth of the total issued share capital , or one hundredth of the total issued share capital of any class of shares issued
Name of securities / body
5. And of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware
Name of securities / body


6. You should detail any current undischarged contract made between you, or a body in which you have a beneficial interest, and the Council under which goods or services are to be provided or works are to be executed
Description of contract
7. And of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware
Description of contract

Land, Licenses and Corporate Tenancies

8. Land - You should detail any beneficial interest in land within the Council's area (excluding any easement, or right in or over land which does not carry the right to occupy or receive income).
Description of land
88 Manor Drive North, York YO26 5RY (Home)
9. And of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware
Description of Land
88 Manor Drive North, York YO26 5RY (Home)
10. Licences - You should detail any licence (alone or jointly with others) to occupy land in the Council's area for a month or longer.
Description of Licences
11. And of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware
Description of Licences
12. Corporate Tenancies - You should detail any tenancy where to your knowledge, the Council is the landlord and the tenant is a body in which you have a beneficial interest.
Description of Corporate Tenancies
13. And of your spouse/civil partner (or person with whom you are living as such) of which you are aware
Description of Corporate Tenancies

Other Interests

Membership of other bodies

14. You should detail any body of which you are in a position of general control or management and to which you have been appointed or nominated by the Council
Name of body
The Leeman Road Millenium Trust Council
Active York (sub)
Inclusive York Forum
Local Access Forum
LGA Urban Commission
LGA Urban Commission Steering Group
Swimming Pool Steering Group
York & North Yorks Playing Fields Assoc
York Compact Group
Visit York
Apse Northern Region
Apse National Board
LGA Leisure, Culture, Tourism and Sport Board
Tourism Alliance
15. And any body (a) exercising functions of a public nature;
Name of body
16. Any body (b) directed to charitable purposes;
Name of body
oxfam - make regular donation
British Red Cross - make regular donation
Macmillan Cancer Research - make regular donation
Salvation Army - make regular donation
17. Any body (c) one of whose principal purposes includes the influence of public opinion or policy (including any political party or trade union)
Name of body
York Labour Party
Retired Member of UNISON

Disclosure of Gifts & Hospitality

18. You must reveal the name of any person from whom you have received a gift or hospitality with an estimated value of at least £50 which you have received in your capacity as a member of the Council.
Date of Receipt of Gift/Hospitality Name of Donor, & Reason and Nature of Gift etc
16/02/07 . Small trinket box and canapes at Castle Museum event.Accepted £10 .York Archaelogical Trust
£ ? August 08 Attended York Races on 30th & 31st May 2008 as guest of Lord Mayor - including lunch on both days £?
£ ? December 08 Attended York Pride awards as Lord Mayors Consort
Nov 11 2011 £100 Hotel & meal paid and hosted by Blackpool for Collabaration signing. Transport paid for by self
2011 york in Bloom awards ceremony attended as responsible Cabinet Member hotel and rail fare £100 ?
22 march 2012 and 23 march 2012 respectively (22) One&Other art awards drinks and nibbles £5 and (23) treasurers house nibbles and glass of wine £5
28 March 2012 preview of continuim York chocolate story £10
april 5 2012 The Queens visit luncheon (?)
april 2012 Yes Minister Theatre Royal (£17)
24 april 2012 north york visitors guide launch glass of wine and nibbles (£5)
March 2010, 2011, 2012 visit york awards, attending as Director, Dinners ( approx £25, £29, £45 respectively)
20 May 2012 York City Football Club complimentary ticket to Play off final + meal ( £70 approx)
june 14 2012 Apse Dinner (£30 approx)
18 june 2012 design awards yorkshire museum glass wine (£4)
june 19 2012 race course to receive olympic torch, Glass of wine and nibbles (£10
june 2012 travel on steam train to Shildon to pass on olympic torch (£? priceless)
july 8 2012 Dijon Dinner Mansion House guest of the LM (£ ?)
22 Oct 2007 and 23 July 2010 Theatre Royal Plays attended as a trustee (£14)
2007 - date numerous events I havent attended due to time constraints and I have had to decline as I have 3or 4 invites per week, some weeks it 2 or 3 per day. i cant record them all would be ridiculous and I would need administrative help to do so
2007-2012 Many.disability events, vol sector events, energise events,parks and open spaces events, conference and workshop attendances. I have attended with little or no monetary value but priceless for their knowledge and community aspects
31/08/2012 Attended Illuminations Switch on in Blackpool offered by Guest of Blackpool Council; hospitality amounted to 2 drinks and nibbles/ I paid for my own transport meals and overnight accommodation at Best Western Carlton Hotel Blackpool, Accepted
25/08/2012 Attended York Races plus hospitality offered by York Race Committee; Accepted ; Value £50
24/08/2012 Lunch meeting with welcome to Yorkshire at York Racecourse offered by Welcome to Yorkshire; only stayed for the meeting over lunch and left for greeting the paralympic torch at 2:30pm, Accepted ; Value £25
08/08/2012 Attended Mystery Plays offered by as Guest of Theatre Royal and YMT; Accepted ; Value £50
6/04/2012 2 x tickets for the York theatre royal offered by York Theatre Royal; Press night tickets, Accepted
17/11/2011 LGYH Awards Wakefield offered by LGYH; Leisure & Culture were nominated for an award for Upfaders project. I am the Cabinet Member. No cost to the council whatsoever., Accepted ; Value £25
11/11/2011 Hotel in Blackpool to launch joint collaboration offered by Blackpool Council; Accepted ; Value £65
11/11/2011 Hospitality in Blackpool offered by Blackpool Council; Evening Meal, Accepted
13/10/2011 Arts Development UK Conference offered by CYC paid B&B; Attended the conference on a FREE complimentary ticket from host authority to progress collaboration and explore York conference opportunities. Paid own rail fare and sustenance. Council paid 2 nights B&B., Accepted
10/10/2012 CBI Dinner Leeds. Guest of YSJ Uni approx value £50
14/01/2013 One way rail fare to meet Chief Exec and Chair of Visit England £30 with Visit Yorks Grand Central plus Lunch with them £15 paid by Visit York.
17/01/2013 attended launch dinner in Leeds for Tour de France £? goody bag £5 approx
11/07/2013 UoY graduation lunch and Dinner £50?
13/07/2013 Guest of Sheriff of York at York Races including hospitality £?
24/08/13 Guest of York Racecurse at York Races including hospitality £?
30 Aug - 1st Sept 2013 Visit to Blackpool. Travel paid for by Cllr Sonja Crisp, hospitality accepted as part of Baltic States Knowledge Exchange Visit 2013 £?
11/10/13 guest of Sheriff at York Races plus hospitality £?
17/10/13 guest of Benendon at York Pride Awards dinner £?
13/11/13 Guest of Durham County Council at lumiere gala ball Durham. paid own train fare £?
14/11/13 attendance with officer at lumiere reception and launch as guests of Durham CC £0
15/11/13 attendance with officer at Lumiere Arts development conference as guests of Durham CC £0
05/07/14 Guests of Welcome to Yorkshire and harrogate council at finish of stage 1 Yorkshire TdF and Grand Ball that evening £? tickets for these couldnt be purchased it was by invitation only so cant put a price on them.
06/07/14 presented with a TdF Medal tomthank me for my part in leading on the organising of the York stage of the Grand Depart Yorkshire. these medals are only presented to riders completing the TdF or people who have been recognised as playing a significant part in the organising of the event - no monetary value but priceless to me.


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