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"We can see no benefits, huge cost and serious risks to civil liberties and privacy." - David Davis, Shadow home secretary.
He went on to say that a future Tory government would scrap identity cards; good news as he's favourite to be their new leader, he would get my vote.
However, it is well worth continuing to write to your Conservative MPs as well as Labour ones to ensure this statement is not forgotten, besides some of the older and crustier ones may not have got the message yet.Stuart Fotheringham, 13 years ago.