Wayne David

Labour MP for Caerphilly

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Driving offences law change

On 7 February, Caerphilly Labour MP Wayne David spoke in a debate in the House of Commons on the need to change the law on careless and dangerous driving. This followed an accident that caused the death of three of his constituents. Mr David believes that the sentence given to the defendant in this case was not, in any away, proportionate to the offence.

Wayne David vows to continue to campaign for change to law on careless and dangerous driving

On 7 February, Caerphilly Labour MP Wayne David spoke in a debate in the House of Commons on the need to change the law on careless and dangerous driving. This... Read more

Driving offences consultation debate

Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has been granted an adjournment debate in the House of Commons. The debate was on the Government’s consultation on driving offences and penalties relating to causing death or serious injury.

"The law on careless and dangerous driving is inadequate", says Wayne David

Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has been granted an adjournment debate in the House of Commons. The debate was on the Government’s consultation on driving offences and penalties relating... Read more

Planning Inspectorate

Local Labour representatives have criticised the decision to allow new housing at Pandy Road, Bedwas.

Local politicians criticise Pandy Road decision

Local Labour representatives have criticised the decision to allow new housing at Pandy Road, Bedwas. Read more

Parliament

Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has said that he will vote in favour of the Government triggering Article 50 to begin the process of Britain leaving the European Union.

Wayne David to vote for triggering of Article 50

Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has said that he will vote in favour of the Government triggering Article 50 to begin the process of Britain leaving the European Union.... Read more

Morgan Jones at his home in Park Crescent, Bargoed

Morgan Jones, the Labour MP for Caerphilly from 1921 until 1939, is having a plaque in his honour unveiled in his home town of Bargoed.

The stone plaque is a replacement for the bronze plaque which was stolen some years ago. The plaque has been placed to the entrance to Bargoed Park at the top of Upper Wood Street by Caerphilly County Borough Council. It will be unveiled at midday on Friday 20 January by Borough Mayor and Bargoed Councillor Dianne Price. 

Plaque to Morgan Jones to be unveiled in Bargoed

Morgan Jones, the Labour MP for Caerphilly from 1921 until 1939, is having a plaque in his honour unveiled in his home town of Bargoed. The stone plaque is a... Read more

Caerphilly Borough set to lose European funds

Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has asked the Secretary of State for Wales if the Government would change the agreement on how European funds are given to communities in Wales. Alun Cairns, the Secretary of State, responded that Caerphilly had seen a fall in the level of unemployment and strongly implied that the Government would seek to allocate monies elsewhere.

Caerphilly set to lose European funds

Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has asked the Secretary of State for Wales if the Government would change the agreement on how European funds are given to communities in... Read more

Child poverty

 

Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has called on the Government to take immediate action to cut child poverty after new figures revealed there are 5,729 children in the Caerphilly parliamentary constituency who are living in poverty.

MP calls for action from the Government to tackle child poverty in Caerphilly

  Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has called on the Government to take immediate action to cut child poverty after new figures revealed there are 5,729 children in the... Read more

Big Energy Saving Week

Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has given his support to a campaign to help local people cut their gas and electricity bills.

Big Energy Saving Week is being run by a number of organisations including the Energy Savings Trust and Citizens Advice and it takes place between 31 October and 6 November. Its aim is to try to help people save money on their energy bills.

Wayne David backs Big Energy Saving Week to help constituents cut their energy bills

Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has given his support to a campaign to help local people cut their gas and electricity bills. Big Energy Saving Week is being run... Read more

Heathrow Airport

Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has welcomed the announcement by the Government that it is in favour of a third runway at Heathrow Airport being built.

Wayne David welcomes decision to give third runway at Heathrow the green light

Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has welcomed the announcement by the Government that it is in favour of a third runway at Heathrow Airport being built. Read more

Bingo Association

 

Variety supporter Angela Rippon joined Miles Baron, Chief Executive of The Bingo Association, at a Parliamentary reception to receive a £250,000 donation from bingo players and clubs nationwide, including from the Fortuna Leisure Club in Hengoed. This brings the total raised by bingo players and clubs to over £500,000.

 Caerphilly Labour MP Wayne David, who is a member of the All Party Parliamentary Group on bingo, joined National Bingo Game winners, other MPs, Variety beneficiaries and club operators, at a Houses of Parliament event to celebrate a successful year of fundraising in aid of Variety and 30 years of the National Bingo Game. 

Wayne David celebrates fundraising efforts of players at the Fortuna Leisure Bingo Club in Hengoed

  Variety supporter Angela Rippon joined Miles Baron, Chief Executive of The Bingo Association, at a Parliamentary reception to receive a £250,000 donation from bingo players and clubs nationwide, including... Read more

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