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David Davis warns that toxic banking culture will take a generation to repair

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As reported in the Daily Mail: Toxic Banks Will Take a Generation to Repair The ‘toxic’ culture of Britain’s banks will take a generation to fix and has cost a staggering £38.5bn in fines and compensation, according to a hard-hitting report. Backed by the Archbishop of Canterbury and co-founded by former shadow home secretary David […]

David Davis writes in the Mail on Sunday about the ‘yawning gap between Britain’s political leadership and the people they serve’

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As published in the Daily Mail: We’re aloof and out of touch, says senior Tory MP David Davis, who warns: ‘Stay that way, and we’ll lose election’ On Tuesday I walked the streets of Rochester trying to persuade Ukip voters to vote Conservative. As I did so, in the Commons the Government was suffering a […]

David Davis seeks guarantees on Smith and Nephew jobs in Gilberdyke

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As reported by the Hull Daily Mail: Jobs ‘must not fall through cracks’ in Smith & Nephew move SMITH & Nephew must not allow employees to “fall through the cracks” after selling a factory in Gilberdyke, MP David Davis has said. The medical device manufacturer employs 91 people at the site at Gateway Business Park, […]

David Davis emphasises the need for better flood defences

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As reported in the Goole Times: MP repeats call for extra flooding cash Howdenshire MP David Davis has repeated the call for a special government settlement for flood protection work in the Humber region. It comes after a National Audit Office report found that resources for enhancing and maintaining flood defences are “limited” and “insufficient”. […]

David Davis writes about the value of grammar schools in the Sunday Express

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As published in the Sunday Express: Grammars are a class issue It is a commonplace myth among the Westminster media to view me as from a deprived background, son of a single mother, brought up on a council estate and all that. If we want talented children from deprived backgrounds we must expand selective grammar […]

David Davis welcomes enhanced flood defences for North Ferriby

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As reported by the Hull Daily Mail: ‘This will reassure residents their properties are safe’ Flood defence work has now been completed in North Ferriby. The village was battered by last year’s tidal surge, with 29 homes flooded. David Davis, Haltem- price and Howden MP, said: “I welcome the news that the Environment Agency has […]