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Speeches and Transcripts

Prime Minister's Speech on Family Planning

July 11, 2012

Prime Minister David Cameron announces £500m in aid at the Family Planning Summit 2012 to increase international access to contraceptives

PM David Cameron and President Hollande press conference

PM: "We found much common ground today. Not just about European policy today but also how we develop European policy for Britain and for France in the future."

Prime Minister's speech opening Farnborough Air Show

July 10, 2012

"In a hugely difficult time in the global economy, when we’re tackling a massive budget deficit at home, UK aerospace is flying high"

Prime Minister's speech on the London 2012 Olympics

July 5, 2012

"For me, that vision is about buildings, about people, about sport and about the economy, about legacy and inspiration for the future - and I want us to break records on every one."

Prime Minister's speech in Brussels

June 29, 2012

Prime Minister: "we will not get the strong and lasting economic recovery we need back at home without strong action here in Europe".

Welfare speech

June 25, 2012

"In a world of fierce competitiveness – a world where no-one is owed a living – we need to have a welfare system that the country can properly afford."

Prime Minister David Cameron and Aung San Suu Kyi press conference

June 21, 2012

Britain will remain a resolute friend to you and to the people of Burma. In a world beset by problems and difficulties your example of courage and determination has shone through.

Prime Minister's speech at the British Embassy, Mexico

June 19, 2012

I am here to talk about Anglo-Mexican relations, and I really do think that this is a huge opportunity for both our countries.

Prime Minister's press conference at Mexico G20

I do believe this summit did successfully stop some of the growing risks to the world economy, and I think it is important that the leading countries of the world economy come together and discuss these risks, talking about them, acting on them.

Prime Minister's Speech at Mexico G20

June 18, 2012

"Europe and the advanced economies can reform and avoid the sclerosis of low growth and low competitiveness."