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Rt. Hon Keith Vaz MP
On Monday 15th September, Keith went to Calais in light of the recent immigration problems the city has been facing. Keith was shown the security systems in place at the port in Calais by the UK border force. He also … Continue reading
Parents and children gathered outside Falcon Primary School to celebrate an early opening of the school following a successful meeting with Lord Nash at Department for Education. It is hoped the school will open at half term.
Keith met with some of the Traders of Belgrave Road to inform them of his meeting with Sainsbury’s, he assured them that he was told that there are definitely 2 Lanes both north and south bound. Sainsbury’s have agreed to … Continue reading
Keith visited Ladlee Saree and joined their charity fundraising bid by taking a selfie in a “Ladlee Sherwani”. For every picture taken Ladlee has agreed to donate £3 to Wish4Kids Charity and they hope to raise £1,000. Ladlee Saree can … Continue reading
Keith received a letter from Lord Nash from Department for Education regarding the Falcon Primary School. The letter states: ‘Thank you for your letter received yesterday regarding the Falcon Primary School. I met with the Trust yesterday afternoon and reiterated … Continue reading
The Home Affairs Select Committee, of which Keith is Chairman, heard evidence from a number of witnesses as part of its enquiry into child sexual exportation in Rotherham (CSE). The first panel included Dr Angie Heal who conducted important research … Continue reading
The death of Jacintha Saldanha, which took place on the 7th December 2012, will be subject to an inquest to be held on the Thursday 11th September 2014 and Friday 12th September 2014 at the Royal Courts of Justice. Keith … Continue reading
Keith received a full response to his letter to the Foreign Secretary regarding Gaza, from Tobias Ellwood MP, Parliamentary unde Secretary of State responsible for UK relations with the Middle East. The letter states: “Thank you for your … Continue reading
Keith met with Sainsbury’s to express his concerns at the delay in the completion of the Belgrave Road works, and asked for a timetable as to when these would be completed He also asked what Sainsbury’s plans were for the … Continue reading
Keith together with actress Nina Wadia took part in the Annual Fun Walk organised by Diabetes awareness charity Silver Star on Sunday 7th September at 1pm from Metro Bank Edgware, High Street. The aim of the event was to raise … Continue reading