Monthly Archives: March 2013

Keith gives speech on political priorities for the Labour Party

Keith recently attended a Labour Party conference in Harrow aimed at determining the vision and political priorities in the Borough. At the conference Keith gave a keynote speech on the national perspective on political priorities for the Labour Party.

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Keith meets with David McIntyre about extradition case

Keith today met with David McIntyre who faces extradition to the USA and his local MP Jonathan Reynolds. Keith has written to the Home Secretary on the case. He is calling for a full and proper consideration of the case … Continue reading

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Keith lends his support to the British Polio Fellowship National Indoor Games

Keith recently helped to launch the British Polio Fellowship National Indoor Games, which took place in Leicester on the 22-24 March.  The annual National Indoor Games took place at the Leicester Marriott Hotel, Enderby. Keith said: “Thankfully, new incidences of … Continue reading

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Festival of Yemen held at Westminster

A Festival of Yemen, showcasing the best of Yemeni traditions and culture, took place in the House of Commons on Wednesday hosted by Keith as Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Yemen. The Festival, which was attended by over … Continue reading

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Keith hosts seminar in Parliament looking at new landscape of healthcare

Keith recently hosted a seminar in Parliament looking at the future of care provision in the new landscape of healthcare. The seminar, attended by over 200 GPs, health professionals and local government officers, examined what the changes in April, the … Continue reading

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Education Secretary Gove marks official opening of Krishna Avanti school with Keith

The Secretary of State for Education the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP today officially opended Leicester’s first Hindu School, the Krishna Avanti School. Keith joined  Mr Gove for the opening ceremony today, which was attended by pupils, teachers and parents. … Continue reading

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Keith visits the Gulf with the Home Affairs Select Committee.

The Committee looked at police co-operation between the UK and Qatar and the UAE and visited anti-terrorism centres with which the UK works in both countries. The Committee also inspected the UK Border Agency’s (UKBA) work. UKBA employs thousands of … Continue reading

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Keith launches UKBA Mobile Biometric Clinic in Goa

Keith launched a Mobile Biometric Clinic (MBC) in Goa on Monday, marking the culmination of his ten year long campaign for the facility. For the first time, Goans will be able to register their biometrics and apply for a visa … Continue reading

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Keith meets the President of Yemen in Sana’a

Keith made a whirlwind visit to Yemen on the day that the Friends of Yemen Conference meeting took place in London on Thursday 7th March. In his capacity as Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Yemen, Keith also held … Continue reading

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Home Affairs Committee report on undercover police officers

The Home Affairs Committee today published a report on undercover police officers The Committee calls for a fundamental review of the law governing undercover police operations, including the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000. The Committee recommends the publication of … Continue reading

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