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David stated that the ongoing row between union leaders and BAe- centring on the defence manufacturer’s refusal to allow independent analysis of the business case it has set out for the loss of hundreds of local jobs- could end up in front of the courts if unions ‘seek to take out a protective award against […]
David spoke at the annual Hull University Union (HUU) Student Conference about social mobility, before fielding questions from attendees.
David was a signatory to a letter to the Daily Telegraph in which the current extradition arrangements between Britain and the US are heavily criticised. The letter calls for a new ‘forum’ rule to be written into extradition laws which would allow British courts to prevent the extradition of those whose alleged crimes were committed […]
David appeared on the Peter Levy show to discuss the issue of wind turbines after more than a hundred MPs, including himself, signed a letter by Chris Heaton-Harris MP calling for a reduction in the £400m of subsidies each year which currently support their construction.
David was more than 100 MPs to sign a letter to the Prime Minister calling for a reduction in government subsidies for ‘inefficient and intermittent’ onshore wind turbines. The letter, organised by Chris Heaton-Harris MP, calls for government support to be transfered to more ‘reliable renewable energy production’ and ‘energy efficiency measures’.