Monthly Archives: October 2013

Keith presents petition on Sainsburys disruption to House of Commons

Yesterday evening Keith presented a petition to the House of Commons on the disruption caused by the Sainsbury’s development in Rushey Mead. The Government will now have to respond to the petition. You can view the Official Record (Hansard) to … Continue reading

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Keith attends launch of new Sunday newspaper

Keith attended the launch of  a new Sunday newspaper at the House of Commons recently. Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor, singer-songwriter Kimberley Walsh, Dynamo the magician, Parliamentarians and Councillors all attended the historic launch of London’s first free newspaper aimed at the … Continue reading

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Keith holds public meeting on Sainsbury’s development

On Friday local residents, councillors and representatives from Sainsbury’s met to discuss the development of the site in Rushey Mead. At the meeting, organised by Keith, residents voiced their frustration about noise from night-time construction work. It was agreed that … Continue reading

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Keith attends Diwali Switch on Ceremony

Keith addressed a crowd of 10,000 in Belgrave in the heart of his constituency at the switch on ceremony of the Diwali Lights considered as the biggest such event in Europe.

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Keith meets with students from Gateway College

Keith meets with students from Gateway College in the House of Commons.

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Keith presents Richard III Petition to PM

Keith joined other Leicestershire MPs to present the Leicester Mercury Petition, in favour of reinterring Richard III in the county, to 10 Downing Street. Peter Warzynski from the Leicester Mercury handed more than 34,000 signatures through the famous door in … Continue reading

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Keith delivered a speech on Why a Diverse Civil Service is Important

Keith delivered a speech on Why a Diverse Civil Service is Important at the Religion and Ethnic Minority Network AGM and Annual Conference. The theme for the conference was Moving Forward with Diversity and focused on Sir Bob Kerslake’s 8 point … Continue reading

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Keith speaks on Diversity at BNP Paribas

Keith speaks as part of BNP Paribas’ Diversity Week. The audience at the event comprised of staff from the bank and those interested in promoting diversity in the workplace.

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Keith celebrates Navratri

Keith joined hundreds of people in the celebrations of Navratri at the De Montfort Hall in Leicester.

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New Punjab Governor Honoured in London

Keith attended a dinner to honour Mohammed Sarwar the former Glasgow MP who is now Governor of the Punjab. Also pictured is Sajid Javed MP the new Financial Secretary to the Treasury.

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