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Read Darren’s account of his third day on the Data Protection Bill Committee

Data Protection Bill: Committee Day Three Report (ICO Powers, Leveson Two, Intelligence Service Data Transfers, Data Value and other issues). The Data Protection Bill (the “Bill”) applies new EU data protection laws (the General Data Protection Regulation, or “GDPR”) to processes in the UK which EU law has no jurisdiction over, introduces the Law Enforcement […]

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Watch Darren on Sunday Politics West

Darren appeared on Sunday Politics West today. He was asked about the Customs Union, amongst other things: To find out what else Darren was asked about, watch his full appearance at 38 minutes in here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b09vjp76/sunday-politics-west-18032018.

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7th March Science and Tech committee highlights

The subject for this session was the flu vaccination programme. The witnesses were Professor Paul Cosford, Director for Health Protection and Medical Director, Public Health England, Professor Steve Powis, National Medical Director, NHS England, Professor Jonathan Van-Tam, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Professor Andrew Pollard, Chair, Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation, and Dr Sue Crossland, […]

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Darren questions David Davis over Airbus leaving

Airbus said that unless there is ‘imminent clarity’ over post Brexit customs arrangements, they might leave the UK. Currently, they provide or support 130,000 jobs in this country. Darren asked David Davis MP, Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, to provide this clarity. Watch here: