A Quiet Word:
Lobbying, Crony Capitalism
and Broken Politics in Britain


Frequently met organisations

June 2011

Met with Charles Wells Pub Company to discuss Community Pub and brewing industry. [2]

Met with East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service (FRS) and Bucks FRS to discuss Combined Fire Authorities. [2]

Met with Vestas to discuss Thames Gateway Medway Estuary Superhub. [2]

Met with FT and Daily Mail for general discussion. [2]

May 2011

Met with Kurdistan Civil Defence Service for introductory meeting. [2]

Met with London Thames Gateway Development Corporation (LTGDC) to discuss Localisation of LTGDC. [2]

Met with British Institute of Inn keeping to discuss Community Pubs. [2]

Met with Retained Firefighters Union to discuss Restructuring. [2]

April 2011

Met with Greene King to discuss Community Pubs. [2]

Met with Peoples Supermarket to discuss DRR appeal & social enterprise. [2]

Met with Countryside Properties Special Projects Ltd (CPPLC) to discuss Planning System, New Homes Bonus, Spending Review & Localism Bill. [2]

Met with Suffolk and Cambridgeshire Fire & Rescue Service to discuss Shared Services. [2]

Met with Sir Terry Farrell to discuss Thames Gateway. [2]

Met with Plunkett Foundation to discuss Community Pubs funding. [2]

March 2011

Met with Enterprise Inns to discuss Future of Community Pubs. [3]

Met with Prospect to discuss Finance. [3]

Met with ALMR to discuss Community Pubs. [3]

Met with Haven Gateway Partnership to discuss Haven Gateway. [3]

Met with Renewable UK to discuss Localism Bill. [3]

Met with Willmott Dixon Group to discuss Local Enterprise Partnerships and Tax Increment Financing. [3]

February 2011

Met with East Thames to discuss the Olympic Village. [3]

Met with Construction Products Association to discuss Planning issues. [3]

Met with RTPI for Introduction meeting. [3]

Met with Greenwich Peninsula Regeneration Limited to discuss the regeneration of the Greenwich Peninsula. [3]

January 2011

Met with Taylor Wimpey and Finsbury to discuss Burden of Regulation in the planning. [3]

Met with Town and Country Planning Association to discuss Local Enterprise Partnerships & Planning on Climate Change. [3]

Met with Pocket Living to discuss Affordable Housing. [3]

Met with Asian Fire Service Association to discuss AFSA Conference report. [3]

Met with Punch Taverns to discuss Community Pubs. [3]

Met with Pub is the Hub to discuss Community Pubs. [3]

Met with London Continental Railways to discuss Thames Gateway. [3]

Met with London Pensions Fund Authority to discuss Pensions. [3]

Met with RES UK & Ireland to discuss Wind Farms. [3]

December 2010

Met with Peel ports to discuss Thames Gateway Medway Estuary Superhub. [4]

Met with Lichfield to discuss Communities and Development. [4]

Met with Institute of Directors to discuss Regional economic development and Business Rates. [4]

November 2010

Met with Landmark Chambers to discuss Planning. [4]

Met with CFOA Presidential Team to discuss Fire Issues. [4]

Met with Association of Principal Fire Officers (APFO) to discuss Fire Issues. [4]

Met with Confederation of British Industry (CBI) Members to discuss Spending Review, Community Budgets and Shared Services. [4]

Met with Skills for Justice to discuss Safer communities, Fire and Rescue Service. [4]

Met with IsItFair to discuss Campaign (Nationwide Campaign Calling for Reform of C Tax System). [4]

Met with Capshop to discuss Thurrock Lakeside Basin Shopping Centre - Planning. [4]

October 2010

Met with London Fire Brigade to discuss Fire Planning for Emergency during Olympics. [4]

Met with Thames Gateway London Partnership and Ford UK to discuss Ford low carbon project (SIMPLIFY). Localised partnerships in London Thames Gateway. Gateway to London . [4]

Met with Association of British Insurers to discuss Managing Flood Risks and Fires. [4]

Met with SIGOMA to discuss SIGOMA. [4]

Met with Lee Valley Regional Park Authority Legacy to discuss Legacy of Lee Valley Regional Park Authority. [4]

Met with British Land PLC to discuss Penfold Review. [4]

Met with Professor Colin Copus to discuss Elected Mayors. [4]

Met with Health Bevan Brittan LLP to discuss total Place or Place Based Budgets. [4]

Met with British Retail Consortium to discuss Planning for town centres. [4]

Met with Home Building Federation (HBF) to discuss Localism Bill and the new national planning policy framework. [4]

Met with COUNTRY LAND & BUSINESS ASSOCIATION (CLA) Ltd to discuss The national planning policy. [4]

Met with Coalpro and Coal Authority to discuss Planning issues surrounding coal extraction. [4]

Met with Planning Issues Ltd to discuss Planning - Housing our Ageing Population Panel for Innovation's (HAPPI) report. [4]

September 2010

Met with Mayor Boris Johnson to discuss Olympic Park Legacy Company. [5]

Met with Commission of Funding of care and support to discuss Objectives of the Commission. [5]

Met with District Councils Network to discuss Local Government Issues. [5]

Met with Derbyshire Dales District Council to discuss the Formula Grant Distribution. [5]

Met with Committee on Standards in Public Life to discuss abolition of the Standards Board regime. [5]

Met with Standards Board to discuss conduct for local authority members in a post-Standards Board world. [5]

Met with Patrick Wintour and Andrew Rawnsley to discuss Local Enterprise Partnerships. [5]

Met with Peter Luff MP to discuss planning policy in relation to travellers. [5]

Met with Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) to discuss Major Infrastructure Planning. [5]

Met with European Aeronautic Defence and Space to discuss Fire Control. [5]

Met with Chief Fire Officers Association to discuss Fire. [5]

Met with West Devon Borough Council and Cllr James McInnes to discuss the Core Strategy. [5]

Met with Olympic Park Legacy Company to discuss Olympics. [5]

Met with Schofield Sweeney Solicitors to discuss Ports. [5]

July 2010

Met with British Property Federation for update on localism bill. [6]

Met with Mineral Products Association to discuss planning Issues surrounding the Mineral Products Association. [6]

Met with Dubai Ports World for introductory meeting. [6]

Met with UNISON (Fire) for introductory meeting. [6]

Met with Fire Brigades Union (FBU) for introductory meeting. [6]

Met with Delegation of petrol stations to discuss rating & revaluation of petrol filling stations. [6]

Met with Mayor of London Boris Johnson to discuss Olympics & Thames Gateway. [6]

Met with Campaign to protect Rural England (CPRE) to discuss Proposed reforms to the planning system. [6]

June 2010

Met with Retained Firefighters Union (RFU) for introductory meeting. [6]

Met with Fire Officers Association for introductory meeting. [6]

Met with Mayoral Policy Director for Economic Development to discuss Fiscal Devolution. [6]

Met with Deputy Mayor, GLA to discuss Thames Gateway. [6]

Met with Schofield Sweeney Solicitors to discuss catch-up meeting to discuss port rates. [6]

May 2010

Met with Local Government Leadership Centre to discuss total Place Summit. [6]