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David appears in the Hull Daily Mail supporting a charitable text message scheme

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David featured in the Hull Daily Mail, voicing his support for a scheme which will allow people to donate to their favoured charities via text message. David said that ”this new scheme will help local charities benefit from something as simple as sending a text message”.

David to appear on BBC Look North to discuss the Indian govt’s award of a fighter contract to France

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David will appear on the BBC’s Look North this evening to discuss the Indian government’s award of a key, £10bn fighter aircraft contract to the French company, Dassault, over a number of British companies- including BAe.

David questions the PM about the award of the Indian fighter contract to Dassault over UK companies

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During PMQs, David asked whether the Prime Minister would make it a priority to reverse the decision of the Indian government to opt for the French Rafale fighter aircraft over the Typhoon in a £10bn contract. The full question, and the Prime Minister’s answer, can be found below: David: “Yesterday it was announced that the […]

David appears on World at One to discuss the PM’s EU veto

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David appeared on BBC Radio 4’s ‘World at One’ to discuss the status of the Prime Minister’s December veto of a new EU pact. David described how it is very important that the veto involves the specific prevention of the use of EU institutions by the signatories of the ‘financial stability’ pact. He goes on […]

David appears on Look North

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David was interviewed by BBC Look North’s Peter Levy about the impact of the Indian decision to opt for the French manufactured Rafale over the Typhoon, on BAe’s Brough site. David explained that although there will be no “immediate, direct impact”, BAe managers described the possibility of the Indian fighter aircraft contract being awarded to […]