Results 21–40 of 85 for speaker:David Warburton

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Asset Recovery Regime (5 Dec 2016)

David Warburton: What steps her Department is taking to confiscate money from criminals; and what plans she has further to strengthen the asset recovery regime.

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Asset Recovery Regime (5 Dec 2016)

David Warburton: I thank the Home Secretary for that. The Criminal Finances Bill contains many measures to combat illegal and immoral financial activity, but can my right hon. Friend confirm that the new law enforcement measures in relation to unexplained wealth orders will ensure not only that we can better combat illegal activity but that the principles of transparency will be upheld?

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Agricultural Machinery (1 Dec 2016)

David Warburton: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if his Department will assess the potential merits of introducing licensing regulations for drivers of large tractors and farming machinery on public highways similar to those governing HGV drivers.

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Bank Services (30 Nov 2016)

David Warburton: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment his Department has made of the effect on applications of appeals processes for commercial banking overdraft refusals being conducted by the same bank which originally refused the application; and what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of (a) changing that process and (b) taking steps to make the process more...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Children: Day Care (2 Nov 2016)

David Warburton: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what support her Department is giving to rural nurseries to ensure they are able to meet the Government's commitment of providing 30 free hours of childcare.

Prime Minister: Engagements (2 Nov 2016)

David Warburton: As I am sure the Prime Minister is aware, my constituency apparently contains more cows than any other. That means world-class cheese, from Godminster and Barber’s to Montgomery’s Cheddar, Wkye Farms and many more. Can my right hon. Friend assure the west country’s farmers that in negotiating the best deal for Britain in the coming weeks and months, the interests of our...

Nissan: Sunderland: Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill [Lords] (31 Oct 2016)

David Warburton: It is a pleasure to talk on this subject, and on this Bill which, as have heard, has been a long time coming. It is of great cultural and symbolic significance. I know the debates in another place have been conducted in a constructive bipartisan spirit, and it is nice to see this debate conducted in the same vein. I am delighted that the Government have found parliamentary time for this type...

Public Bill Committee: Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Bill: Meaning of “small donation” (18 Oct 2016)

David Warburton: Given that the Government have not included SMS or internet donations in the Bill, can the Minister tell us what the Government are doing to help the charities that benefit more from those kinds of donations?

Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Bill (11 Oct 2016)

David Warburton: It is a pleasure to support a Bill that, although pretty straightforward and simple in outlook, as we have heard, is likely to have a significant impact on the small groups and charities that need it most. In my constituency in Somerset, the uniquely spectacular levels of community spirit and the astonishing energy with which people are keen to help those around them mean that there is a huge...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Pension Protection Fund (10 Oct 2016)

David Warburton: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what his Department's timetable is for publishing and implementing the secondary legislation required to implement the increase in the Pension Protection Fund compensation cap provided for under the Pensions Act 2014.

Digital Economy Bill (13 Sep 2016)

David Warburton: As we have heard today, the Bill casts its net wide and sets out to address an enormous range of issues, doing so extremely well for most. I want to add my voice to further issues, to echo the words of others and to make a special plea for rural areas and the particular problems that they face. By the end of next year, 95% of premises are likely to have access to broadband speeds of...

Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Prisons: Mobile Phones (6 Sep 2016)

David Warburton: What steps her Department is taking to prevent the use of mobile phones in prisons.

Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Prisons: Mobile Phones (6 Sep 2016)

David Warburton: The connection between technology and radicalisation by the dissemination of extremism in prisons is one of the most critical challenges we face. Will my hon. Friend continue to do everything possible to ensure that prisoners, who already face difficulties re-engaging with society, do not have that difficult task made impossible by those who would use technology such as mobile phones to...

Artistic Remuneration for Online Content — [Mr James Gray in the Chair] (6 Jul 2016)

David Warburton: It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship once again, Mr Gray. I too congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Selby and Ainsty (Nigel Adams) on securing the debate. When Thomas Edison shouted “Mary had a little lamb” into his phonograph in 1877, he precipitated a musical earthquake, to use modern parliamentary language. By the time I was a teenager in 1977, buying...

Artistic Remuneration for Online Content — [Mr James Gray in the Chair] (6 Jul 2016)

David Warburton: Absolutely. The hon. Gentleman hits the nail with all of his head. He makes a perfect point, which I am just about to come on to; he is reading my mind. When we click and listen, not only does the artist’s music become more ephemeral, more fleeting, less substantial, less physical, less tangible, but it also becomes commoditised, losing its uniqueness, brand and differentiation. In the...

Artistic Remuneration for Online Content — [Mr James Gray in the Chair] (6 Jul 2016)

David Warburton: I not only share that concern but think there is a concern that the streaming sites where the content is available for free are, in effect, pirate sites; they are providing the service that pirate sites would otherwise provide. Just because users might be pushed to other pirate sites, that does not mean we should not address sites that seem legitimate and are also providing the service for...

Oral Answers to Questions — Health: General Practice and Primary Care (5 Jul 2016)

David Warburton: What plans his Department has to increase capacity in general practice and primary care.

Oral Answers to Questions — Health: General Practice and Primary Care (5 Jul 2016)

David Warburton: Having met GPs, health centre managers and patient groups in Frome, Wincanton and Somerton in my constituency, I know that GP recruitment is a serious problem in Somerset. What measures is the Department putting in place to address both that issue and the additional challenge of excessive agency costs, both of which are placing a considerable strain on rural health providers?

EBacc: Expressive Arts Subjects — [Ms Karen Buck in the Chair] (4 Jul 2016)

David Warburton: Is it fair to point out that all the figures just given by the Minister are from before the announcement of the new EBacc and the consultation of November 2015, which is what has seen the drop in entries that we are all talking about?

EBacc: Expressive Arts Subjects — [Ms Karen Buck in the Chair] (4 Jul 2016)

David Warburton: I congratulate the hon. Member for Newcastle upon Tyne North (Catherine McKinnell) on her very powerful and meaningful speech. It is a great pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Ms Buck, and to have the opportunity to speak on a subject that is very important to me. I should start by declaring a bit of an interest. I am lucky enough to come from an arts background, having studied at...


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