My travel and accommodation expenses for May 2012 were as follows:

Hotels – I stayed 8 nights in hotels in London with a total cost of £642, average cost £80 per night compared to a limit of £150.

Train fares – I made 3 return journeys  to London with total cost of £52, average return journey cost of £84. The maximum claim per return  journey under the rules is £146. The journeys were all standard class.

Tube fares – £12

Car parking at East Midlands parkway station – £64

Mileage claim – £93

The full details of the claims are published by IPSA.