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Written Answers — Prime Minister: Ministerial Policy Advisers (24 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: I refer the hon. Member to the Press Notice issued by my Office on Monday 14 June 2010. A copy of which is available on the No. 10 website at: http://www.number10.gov.uk/news/latest-news/2010/06/pm-annou nces-review-of-health-and-safety-laws-51726 Lord Young will not be receiving a salary, expenses or any other payment in relation to his work as my adviser on health and safety law and practice.

Capital Gains Tax (Rates) (23 Jun 2010)

Huw Irranca-Davies: ...were unsuccessful and were not returned to government, we could expect this approach. I must say in fairness to the hon. Gentleman and his colleagues-including the right hon. Member for Witney (Mr Cameron), who leads his party-that they were frank and upfront. We were not given the detail, but they said that this was what they would do. However, while I have a great deal of genuine...

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (23 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: I am sure that the whole House will wish to join me in paying tribute to Marine Paul Warren from 40 Commando Royal Marines, who died on Monday, and to the member of 40 Commando Royal Marines who died yesterday. We should constantly remember, and show our support for, the services and sacrifices made on our behalf by our armed forces and their families. This morning I had meetings with...

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Afghanistan (Military Patrols) (23 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: I thank my hon. Friend for his question. We are conducting a counter-insurgency operation in Afghanistan. He asked specifically about the military purpose of routine foot and vehicle patrols in Afghanistan. If we are going to win the counter-insurgency and succeed in what is called "war amongst the people", we have to be among them, protecting them from the insurgents. That is how we are...

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (23 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: My hon. Friend makes an excellent point. In the Budget yesterday, my right hon. Friend the Chancellor announced unity between the French, the Germans and the British on introducing a bank levy. The one group of people who are isolated, and who say that we have to wait for the rest of the world before we can ask our banks to make a proper contribution, are the Opposition. Once again, they have...

Written Answers — Prime Minister: Gulf of Mexico: Oil (22 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: I refer the hon. Member to the press briefing given by my official spokesman on 16 June 2010. A transcript is available on the No 10 website at: http://www.number10.gov.uk/news/press-briefings/2010/06/afer noon-press-briefing-from-16-june-2010-51959

Written Answers — Prime Minister: Members: Correspondence (22 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: My hon. Friend is resending the letter which was sent prior to the election and I will happily answer.

Business of the House: European Council (21 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: I am sure that the whole House will join me in paying tribute to Trooper Ashley Smith from the Royal Dragoon Guards, who was killed in Afghanistan last week. He died serving our country, and our thoughts are with his family and friends. We have also heard news this morning that a member of 40 Commando Royal Marines has died from his injuries. He is the 300th member of the British armed forces...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Office of the First Minister and deputy First Minister: Budget Cuts (21 Jun 2010)

Peter Robinson: The deputy First Minister and I continue to liaise with the Prime Minister, David Cameron, and the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland on the likely impact of Budget cuts here. We are well aware of the financial challenges that lie ahead for everyone. The size of our block grant is a key issue and of fundamental importance to our ability to continue to deliver public services and support...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Office of the First Minister and deputy First Minister: Devolution (21 Jun 2010)

Peter Robinson: ...in Northern Ireland will also be transferred on a date to be determined. As far as the devolution of any further powers is concerned, the deputy First Minister and I met the Prime Minister, David Cameron, on 20 May and the Secretary of State, Owen Paterson, on 14 May to share our views on the key priorities for the years ahead. We also met the Prime Minister at the Joint Ministerial...

Written Answers — Prime Minister: Iraq Committee of Inquiry (21 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: The Protocol agreed between the previous Government and the Inquiry sets out both the arrangements under which the Inquiry may request that the Government declassify documents for the Inquiry's public use, and the grounds on which such requests may be refused.

Written Answers — Prime Minister: Ministerial Policy Advisers (21 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: I have nothing further to add to the written ministerial statement I made on 10 June 2010, Official Report, column 32WS.

Written Answers — Prime Minister: USA: Oil (21 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: I refer my hon. Friend to the comments given by my official spokesman on 12 June 2010. A transcript of this is available on the No. 10 website: http://www.number10.gov.uk/news/latest-news/2010/06/gulf-oil -spill-pms-call-with-president-obama-51713

Northern Ireland Assembly: Matters of the Day: Saville Report (21 Jun 2010)

Raymond McCartney: ...injustice. We stood in admiration of those families as they displayed great generosity in moments of great emotion. That generosity was epitomised by their response to the British Prime Minister, David Cameron, who had apologised without equivocation for the British Government and state. Their generosity was reciprocated by Bishop Ken Good, the Moderator of the Presbyterian Church, Norman...

Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act 1970: 40th Anniversary — Debate (17 Jun 2010)

Lord Ashley of Stoke: ...people tend to speak in dulcet, sentimental terms about the subject. They say, "We support the principle of your Bill but regret we can't support the Bill itself". Even the present Prime Minister, David Cameron, fell into that trap. In correspondence with him a few years ago, when I tried to persuade him to support my Bill on independent living for disabled people, he said, "although we...

Small and Medium-sized Enterprises: Government Policy — Debate (17 Jun 2010)

Lord Young of Norwood Green: ...the coalition Government advocate, far from strengthening the economy, will weaken it. The Government seem to see spending cuts as the silver bullet to rebalance the economy-something stressed by David Cameron in a recent speech at the Open University and by the recently converted Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander, who said: "The best thing that we can do to increase growth...

Social Policy — Debate (16 Jun 2010)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: ...or procedural change, or by an economic fix. The average voter, I suspect, would agree with Thomas Macaulay's assertion: "An acre in Middlesex is better than a principality in Utopia". In 2008, David Cameron identified what he called a "broken society", a phrase that has been challenged in your Lordships' debate today. He said that he intended to be as radical a social reformer as Margaret...

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (16 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: I am sure that the whole House will wish to join me in paying tribute to the Royal Marine of 40 Commando who died at the Queen Elizabeth hospital in Birmingham on Monday from wounds sustained in Afghanistan, and to the two soldiers from the 1st Battalion the Duke of Lancaster's Regiment who died yesterday. We should send our sincere condolences to their families and their friends. We should...

Written Answers — Prime Minister: 10 Downing Street: Visits (16 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: I hope that as many people as possible will be able to have a tour of 10 Downing street, including children and individuals from a wide cross-section of the community.

Written Answers — Prime Minister: Andy Coulson and Jonny Oates (16 Jun 2010)

David Cameron: I refer the hon. Member to the written ministerial statement I made on 10 June 2010, Official Report, column 32WS.


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