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All 3 results for cuckoo speaker:Mr David Hunt

Local Government Finance (Wales) (23 Jul 1991)

Mr David Hunt: ...for me, because I can answer all of them. He said, first, that the level of spending was unfair. Is an increase of 30 per cent. in three years unfair? The hon. Gentleman is living in cloud cuckoo land. He dealt, secondly, with efficiency savings. I pay tribute to local authorities in Wales for their willingness to consider the efficiency initiative launched by my predecessor, but I am...

Oral Answers to Questions — Wales: Non-standard Working Hours (17 May 1993)

Mr David Hunt: ...following the hon. Gentleman's remarks, which were pretty disgraceful. Any Opposition Member who says that there has been no recovery in Wales and expects to be taken seriously is living in cloud cuckoo land. I am pleased to announce that, in the past financial year, 190 offers of regional selective assistance have been accepted by companies for projects in Wales worth £73 million,...

Orders of the Day — Secretary of State for Industry (12 Dec 1977)

Mr David Hunt: ...for redundancies in British Shipbuilders or for closures. Our policy is for an all-out drive for orders. I would try, in as constructive a manner as possible to plead that this is surely Cloud-cuckoo-land. The truth is that at a time of serious world over-capacity, world shipbuilding capacity is three times the demand for new ships. Therefore, perhaps one of the most important and urgent...

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