David Davies

Tory MP David Davies Says Post-Brexit Hate Crimes Must Not Be 'Exaggerated'

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Politics

A Conservative MP who was one of the leading Brexit campaigners in Wales has criticised people for “exaggerating” the spike in hate crimes reporte...

We Need Openness And Democracy More Than Ever In Brexit UK

Bob Morgan | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Politics
Bob Morgan

To listen to some Brexit leaders and supporters, reacting to the High Court judgement on Parliament having a say on Article 50, is to imagine that the law and democracy in this country stopped the second the EU referendum vote was done.

The Clueless 'Brexiteers' Hiding Behind Patriotism

Bob Morgan | Posted 27.10.2016 | UK Politics
Bob Morgan

We have to leave the EU - but we don't actually have to do it in such a damaging way as these people appear to want. It will all be about how we negotiate our exit - what the new relationship with the EU will be.

Amber Rudd Defends Keeping Child Refugee Faces Covered After Age Row

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 24.10.2016 | UK Politics

The Home Secretary has defended keeping the identify of child refugees secret, after a row over the apparent age of child refugees coming into the UK....

Piers Morgan Compared To 'Student On Work Experience' By MP After Child Refugee Row

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK

Piers Morgan has been accused of being “worse than a student on work experience on a regional hospital radio station” by a Tory MP who clashed wit...

Wayne Rooney's Face Becomes Unwitting Hero Of Child Refugee Tooth Check Row

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK

As the row rages over one MP’s call for tooth checks to determine the age of child refugees, Wayne Rooney is among those who has found himself as a ...

The Waugh Zone October 19, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Wednesday, October 19… 1) HIDDEN IN PLANE SIGHT It’s all but certain now that Heathrow expansion will ...

Even Dentists Are Tearing Apart Tory MP's Call For Child Refugee Tooth Age Checks

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK

A Tory MP has been condemned by dentists after calling for tests on teeth to verify the age of child refugees. The British Dental Association (BDA) ...

Tory MP Sparks Outrage With Plan To Send Calais Migrants 'Back To Africa'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK

Conservative MP David Davies has received a barrage of criticism after suggesting that the army should be sent into migrant settlements around Calais ...

After Charlie Hebdo, Is It 'Time For Ukip'? This Candidate Thinks So

The Huffington Post UK | Kumail Jaffer | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Politics

One of Ukip's most prominent candidates has caused a social media stir by suggesting that the Charlie Hebdo terrorist attack means that it is "time fo...

English Devolution - The Next Step Towards a Fairer System?

Richard L Wood | Posted 09.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Richard L Wood

The stories of Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish devolution have generally been successful. But is it time to take a step further and give England its own parliament? Should we take a another leap down the road to federalism? And what will its repercussions be?

David Davies Admits He 'May Very Well Be Wrong' On Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 31.01.2013 | UK Politics

One potential explanation for Conservative MP David Davies' poorly phrased remarks on gay marriage? A lack of diversity training, according to th...

Most Parents Would Prefer Their Children Not to Be Tory MPs

Ralph Jones | Posted 09.02.2013 | UK Politics
Ralph Jones

Though it is of course difficult to comprehend why a child would wish to become a Tory MP, it is our solemn duty as a society to ensure that we can love the sinner and hate the sin.

Yes, Many Parents Probably Don't Want a Gay Child, But Shouldn't We Be Asking Why?

The Guyliner | Posted 09.02.2013 | UK Politics
The Guyliner

David Davies thinks most parents would prefer not to have a gay child. And you know what? I think he's right. But not for the boring reason he trundles out - the mythical lure of having loads of toddlers who are vaguely connected to you coming over and wrecking your house every Saturday afternoon.

WATCH: 'I'm Not Homophobic, I Once Punched A Gay Boxer'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Politics

Tory MP David Davies has attempted to refute accusations that he is homophobic, by posting a video showing him punching a gay man in the face. On S...

LISTEN: Tory MP Tells Caller To 'Join The BNP' Following Welsh Language Row

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 30.05.2012 | UK Politics

Conservative MP David Davies told a Welsh caller to "go and join the BNP" in the midst of a furious debate on Wales when he appeared on Jeremy's Vine ...

Tory MP Slams Cameron's 'Incompetent Government'

Posted 10.05.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron is leading an incompetent government and needs to change course or risk being booted out of a power, a Tory MP has said. David Davies...

Which Welsh MP Thinks The UK Is Like The Titanic?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK Politics

The chairman of the Welsh Affairs committee David Davies has likened the United Kingdom to the Titanic, claiming it is now "just a question of how lon...

MP David Davies: Politicians Make Police Sitting Ducks

PA | Posted 09.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Politicians should be blamed for the violence spreading across London and other major cities, an MP has said. Conservative Dav...