Monthly Archives: April 2013

Keith visits G4S facility in Leicester

Keith joined G4S Chief Executive Nick Buckles on a tour of the Leicester company’s factory near Braunstone today, following a major contract award. During the visit, Keith was able to see first hand the manufacturing process at G4S Monitoring Technologies, … Continue reading

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Shadow Immigration Minister Chris Bryant comes to Leicester East

Shadow Immigration Minister Chris Bryant has attended an immigration engagement event in Leicester East at the invitation of Keith. Around 40 members of the public attended and were able to question Mr Bryant on immigration matters.

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Keith revisits Peggy Taylor to check improvements in her house.

Keith recently met again with Peggy Taylor, a pensioner who had struggled for years to get improvements made to her house, who was delighted that her dream bathroom has been finally completed. Keith raised concerns about her case in February … Continue reading

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Keith questions Home Secretary at Home Affairs Committee Session

Keith questioned the Home Secretary at a Home Affairs Select Committee session he chaired this morning on a variety of Home Affairs issues including Abu Qatada, London Marathon security, immigration and policing.

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Keith joins celebrations for Tamil New Year

Keith recently attended a celebration of the Tamil New Year, Puthandu, at the Shri Kanaga Thurkkai Amman Temple in Ealing.

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Keith helps plant bee meadow in Rushey Mead

As part of the ‘Bee Worlds’ project to protect local bees, Keith today helped plant a wildflower meadow in Rushey Mead.

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Keith launches Leicester Landmark Heritage Project

Keith today launched a new Leicester Heritage Landmark to rival the Angel of the North. The Landmark will be on the corner of Troon Way/Melton Road, outside the proposed Sainsbury’s development and will be funded with contributions from the supermarket … Continue reading

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Keith visits Interpol Headquarters in Lyon

Keith met with Michael O’Connell (Director Operational Support Police Directorate) at Interpol headquarters in Lyon, France where he discussed international policing issues and the fight against international crime.

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Keith opens sweet shop ‘Sweetilicious’ on Melton Road

Keith has opened a new sweet shop on the busy Melton Road in Leicester. Sweetilicious has sweets and chocolates from all over the world catering for vegetarians and some sugar free. The shope has brightly coloured decor and tailored seating … Continue reading

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Keith writes that we should unite on immigration in the Sunday Express

Keith wrote this article on immigration, published in the Sunday Express on 31st March 2013: In the immortal words of Etta James, “At last!” Home Secretary Theresa May has finally put the UKBA (the United Kingdom “Backlog” Agency) out of … Continue reading

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