Monthly Archives: September 2012

Keith meets with President Hadi of Yemen

In his role as Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Yemen Keith met with Yemeni President Hadi on his first visit to Europe since being elected in February.      

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Keith launches Biometric Facility in Leicester!

Following a campaign led by local people and Keith a new Biometric Residence Permit facility has opened in Leicester. The new facility, for applicants wishing to stay in the UK for more than six months, is located at the Post … Continue reading

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Keith joins protest in Parliament Square at closure of Glenfield Ecmo Unit

Keith attended a protest protest outside the Houses of Parliament to save children’s heart surgery at Glenfield Hospital. There were around 100-150 protesters who had traveled to London from all over the country. Keith said: “The decision to move children’s heart surgery from Glenfield, … Continue reading

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Keith presents cheque to Bidve family

Keith presented a cheque for £20,000 to the parents of murdered Indian student Anuj Bidve at a remembrance event at the o2. The fundraising concert, which featured performances by prominent Indian artists such as Sonali Kulkarni, Suresh Wadkar, Bela Shende, … Continue reading

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Keith chairs major international drugs conference

Keith chaired an international conference on drugs on Monday 10 September in his capacity as Chairman of the Home Affairs Select Committee. As well as representatives from a number of source, transit and consumer countries, the conference also hosted local … Continue reading

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Keith meets London Met students

Keith met with international students from London Metropolitan University to discuss how the revoking of the university’s Highly Trusted Sponsor Status will affect them.

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Keith meets with Kalonzo Musyoka, Vice-President of Kenya

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Keith to host International Drugs Conference at Parliament

The influential Home Affairs Committee, which Keith Chairs, will hold an international drugs policy conference on Monday 10 September in Parliament.  As well as representatives from a number of source, transit and consumer countries, the committee have also invited local … Continue reading

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