The Rt Hon David Jones MP


Members of Parliament often receive a large number of similar or identical e-mails on a particular policy topic or topics. David generally prefers to reply to constituents' correspondence directly and on an individual basis. However, in some cases, doing so is not practicable. Accordingly, this page provides a means whereby responses or statements on certain policy topics can easily and quickly be posted and read.

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and Kamal Foroughi

I have received numerous letters regarding Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and Kamal Foroughi.

I can assure you that Ministers and officials continue to make representations on all consular cases involving British nationals in Iran, including Mr Foroughi's and Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe's, at all levels with the Iranian Government.
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Public Sector Pay Cap

I have received a substantial number of letters and e-mails regarding the public sector pay cap.

I know the value and appreciate the importance of the work that public servants do in delivering essential services. At Summer Budget 2015, it was announced that the Government will fund public sector workforces for an average annual pay increase of 1 per cent for the 4 years from 2016-17 onwards.
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Protection of bees

I have received numerous e-mails calling to protect Britain's bees from dangerous neonicotinoid insecticides.

Bees and other pollinators play a vital role in the security of our food supply and the quality of our environment. ... read more

Road Safety

I have received a significant number of letters regarding road safety and the campaign for a universal duty in the Highway Code for vehicles to give way.

You will be pleased to hear that the number of cyclists killed on our roads fell to its lowest level on record in 2015. However, we can never be complacent. ... read more

UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia

I have received many e-mails from constituents regarding UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia.

The situation in Yemen is extremely complex, with a number of different groups in conflict. The threats from international terrorism and regional unrest are legitimate concerns for Saudi Arabia and other neighbouring countries. ... read more

UK Trade post Brexit

I have received numerous letters regarding UK trade to the world’s poorest countries. I wrote to the Secretary of State to the Department for International Trade, Rt Hon Liam Fox MP, and received the below response. ... read more

Ivory Trade

I have received many e-mails regarding the Ivory Trade, I wrote to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs, the Rt Hon Andrea Leadsom MP, and received the response below. ... read more

Sentencing for animal cruelty offences

I have received many emails regarding the length of sentencing for animal cruelty offences.

The UK has a robust legal framework to tackle cruelty against animals in the Animal Welfare Act 2006. ... read more

Sky TV

I have received a number of e-mails regarding the ownership of Sky TV. I have written to the Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP, Secretary of State for Culture, Media & Sport on the issue. ... read more

Children in the Calais refugee camp

I have received a number of e-mails asking for me to call for the Government to do more to accept children refugees from the refugee camp in Calais.

The French Government has committed to dismantling the refugee camp ... read more

2017 Re-election

At the June 2017 General Election, David was re-elected as the Member of Parliament for Clwyd West, with an increased vote share of 48.1%.

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