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In the list of ministers’ interests published today, the member of parliament for Uxbridge and South Ruislip in his capacity as the prime minister declared that in October 2021 he stayed ‘in a holiday home in southern Spain which was provided free of charge by the Goldsmiths’. The prime minister did not declare the value of this gift, but it is reasonable to assume that the value was a significant amount given media outlets have reported that this villa is rented out at a fee of £25,000 per week.

However, he has not declared this gift in the register of members’ interests. This appears to be a breach of the House code of conduct and the rules relating to the conduct of members regarding the declaration and registration of interests and gifts.

You will of course be aware that the last time the member for Uxbridge and South Ruislip enjoyed a free luxury holiday your subsequent report found that ‘Mr Johnson was required under the…

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