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Register of interests

Councillor Ben Curran

I, Councillor Ben Curran a Member of Sheffield City Council give notice that I have the following Disclosable Pecuniary Interests (DPIs), as required by Section 30 of the Localism Act 2011, and other interests, as required by the Council's Code of Conduct for Members

1. Employment, office, trade, profession or vocation See note 1
You Your spouse or partner
Communications and Marketing Manager for the Parent-Infant Foundation Nurse at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Social Media Consultant for the Association of Electrical and Mechanical Trades (Self-employed freelance work) -
2. Sponsorship See note 2
You Your spouse or partner
Walkley Labour Party None
3. Contracts See note 3
You Your spouse or partner
None None
4. Land See note 4
You Your spouse or partner
Property at 62 Hawthorn Road, Sheffield, S6 4LH Property at 62 Hawthorn Road, Sheffield, S6 4LH
Allotment tenancy on the Morley Street Gas site -
5. Licences See note 5
You Your spouse or partner
None None
6. Corporate Tenancies See note 6
You Your spouse or partner
None None
7. Securities (shares, debentures, bonds) See note 7
You Your spouse or partner
Katimavik Ltd Katimavik Ltd
8. Other Interests - Bodies to which you have been appointed or nominated to by the authority as its representative See note 8
You
N/A
9. Other Interests - Public authorities or bodies exercising functions of a public nature See note 9
You
Sheffield Children's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
10. Other Interests - Bodies directed to charitable purposes See note 10
You
German Marshall Fund of the United States - Alumni Leadership Council
11. Other Interests - Bodies one of whose principal purposes include the influence of public opinion or policy See note 11
You
Labour Party
GMB
Unite
12. Notification by Member of a Local Authority of offer of Gift or Hospitality over the value of £10.00 See note 12
Details of offer - date, name of donor, amount and nature of gift Accepted/Declined inc. reason
Date: 22 September 2010 Donor: Sheffield Theatres Gift: Tickets to Hamlet Declined
Date: 11 to 13 June 2014 Donor: German Marshall Fund, 1744 R Street NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA Gift: Accommodation, Food and Conference Costs (I paid for my own transportation) Accepted - Opportunity to learn from other cities, made useful connection for SCC
Date: 16 to 19 September 2015 Donor: German Marshall Fund, 1744 R Street NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA Gift: Accommodation, Food and Conference Costs (I paid for my own transportation) Accepted - Opportunity to learn from other cities and develop network
Date: 26 to 29 October 2016 Donor: German Marshall Fund, 1744 R Street NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA Gift: Accommodation, Food and Conference Costs (I paid for my own travel and expenses) Accepted - Opportunity to learn from other cities, personal development and build network
Date: 2 October to 26 October 2017 Donor: German Marshall Fund, 1744 R Street NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA Gift: I was awarded a Marshall Memorial Fellowship by the German Marshall Fund of the United States. As part of this they provided flights, accommodation, meals and a programme of activity in various parts of the United States Accepted - I went through a competitive process to win the Fellowship Award. It was an excellent opportunity for my personal development, to learn how public services are provided in the US and create relationships that may be beneficial for the city in the future
Date: 20 to 25 November 2017 Donor: Town Twinning between Turkey and the EU Project Gift: Return airfare from Manchester to Istanbul, three night's accommodation, one evening meal and two lunches during the conference (I funded two additional nights in the hotel to do some tourist activities) Accepted - The aim was to develop relationships with other cities with a view to bidding for EU funding to develop projects together