Darren Paul Jones born 13 November 1986 is a British Labour politician serving as Chair of the House of Commons Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee since 2020.
He also sits on the National Security Strategy Joint Committee and the Liaison Committee, which scrutinises the work of the Prime Minister.
He has been the Member of Parliament for Bristol North West since 2017.
Lineker, however, does not think that an apology was necessary because he argued that he could see the humor in the situation.
“If you had told me this morning that tonight I’d be on Newsnight talking about a porn scandal, I would have been scared,” he said in a statement to Newsnight.
“I did identify that sound when it first appeared. I believe we are all done with that when you launch WhatsApp or another app.
It was so loud that I was unable to hear Danny Murphy or even Alan Shearer when I was speaking to him. When the incident was occurring, I hardly could hear what they were saying. I have to admit, I find it amusing.
Darren Jones Wife: Who is Lucy Symons-Jones?
Jones is married to renewable energy lobbyist and technology entrepreneur Lucy Symons-Jones, who co-founded the renewable energy company Village Infrastructure. They have two daughters.