David Davis MP calls for full return of parkrun

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As published in the Daily Telegraph: Hundreds of MPs have been asked for their “urgent help” to save parkrun amid fears it could be mothballed in a “national embarrassment” after less than a fifth of venues granted permission for its return. David Davis, the Conservative MP and former party chairman, wrote to his House of […]

David Davis MP supports cross-part campaign to protect at-risk women and extend bereavement benefits to unmarried parents

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As published by The Guardian: A cross-party coalition of senior MPs including Labour’s Stella Creasy and the Conservative David Davis will try to use the Queen’s speech debate to force the government to comply with legal judgments that found it in breach of human rights. They are highlighting two issues: unmarried parents who are not […]

David Davis MP comments on Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards investigation into MPs Register of Interests

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As published by The Daily Telegraph: Boris Johnson expected to top list of Tory MPs under investigation by parliament’s sleaze watchdog. Kathryn Stone will publish the names of those accused of breaking the Code of Conduct, and the nature of the alleged breaches. Boris Johnson is expected to top a list of Tory MPs “named […]

David Davis MP comments on government proposals for Voter ID

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As published by The Independent: Boris Johnson’s voter ID plans ‘illiberal solution for a non-existent problem’, says senior Tory. Boris Johnson’s multimillion-pound plan to introduce mandatory voter ID at elections has been criticised as an “illiberal solution in pursuit of a non-existent problem” by a former Tory cabinet minister. As the prime minister prepares to […]

David Davis MP raises a Point of Order concerning named day questions

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As published by The National: TORY ministers have been blasted by the Speaker for failing to answer questions over opinion poll spending connected to the Covid-19 pandemic. Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle said it was “totally unacceptable” for the Government to not supply details to MPs. Former cabinet minister David Davis raised a point of order […]