Wayne David MP, Labour’s Shadow Minister for the Armed Forces and Defence Procurement, has strongly attacked the Government’s defence procurement policy in an article published on the Fabian Society website.
In November, Westminster held the annual “UK Parliament Week”.
Parliament Week provides the opportunity to foster closer engagement between the public and their Parliament by promoting what it means to people, and their local communities.
My report on business at Westminster this month has to start with the momentous vote in the Commons on 13 December. MPs ensured they will have a meaningful vote on the final Brexit deal, a decision which has been described by commentators, as “Parliament taking control of the EU withdrawal process”, and by myself as a “great victory for democracy”.
Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has raised the benefit case of his constituent, Sharron Jones, in Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons.
Keeping our pubs afloat was the title of an event I recently attended in Westminster hosted by the All Party Parliamentary Beer Group.
The Group, which was founded in 1993, has amongst its aims the promotion of the wholesomeness and enjoyment of beer and the unique role of pubs in the UK, and their value to tourism; to broaden recognition of the contribution of brewing and pubs to employment and to the UK economy; to promote understanding of the social responsibility exercised by the brewing industry and to promote a positive future for beer and the pub.
Wayne David, Labour MP for Caerphilly, has attended the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning in Parliament to show his support for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Wayne David, MP for Caerphilly, is calling for the Government to put a moratorium on the further roll out of its new benefits system known as Universal Credit.