David signs letter calling for reduction in wind turbine subsidies

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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’.

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 […]