Monthly Archives: November 2011

Keith takes part in a Q&A discussion with Patrick Vieira, UN Goodwill Ambassador

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Keith meets with Interior Minister of Colombia

Keith attended a global drugs conference organised by the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Drug Policy Reform on 17th November. He met with German Vargas-Lleras, the Interior Minister of Columbia. The Conference, chaired by Baroness Molly Meacher, was attended by Ruth … Continue reading

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Keith speaks at migration conference

Keith spoke at a migration conference held by the Consul-General Corps of London

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Keith visits G.E. site to discuss its future

Keith visited the G.E. site to discuss its future with the Head of Planning at Leicester City Council, and local Rushey Mead Councillor Piara Clair.

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Home Affairs Committee to examine Immigration Minister and Home Office Permanent Secretary

Following their examination last week of Brodie Clarke, former Head of UKBA and Rob Whiteman, Chief Executive of UKBA about relaxation of border controls, the Home Affairs Committee has as witnesses the Immigration Minister, Damien Green MP and the Permanent … Continue reading

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Details of fees introduced for immigration and asylum appeals

Fee charges introduced for Immigration and Asylum appeals in the First-tier Tribunal The Government is to introduce appeal fee charges for some asylum and immigration appeals These fees will apply from 19 December 2011.  Fees will be payable by the … Continue reading

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Keith celebrates World Diabetes Day with Leicester Mercury

The Leicester Mercury headquarters lit up blue as part of the Blue Monument Challenge to light up iconic buildings in the internationally recognised colour for diabetes to raise awareness of the disease. Silver Star, the Leicester diabetes charity of which … Continue reading

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Keith holds adjournment debate on the situation in Yemen

Last night Keith held an Adjournment Debate in the House of Commons chamber on the situation in Yemen. He called for further international action on the humanitarian and political crisis.

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Home Affairs Committee questions Home Secretary over UKBA

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Keith wishes Leicester East a happy Eid al Adha

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