Monthly Archives: February 2016

Save Our Sunday

Keith gave his full support to the Save Our Sunday campaign which is led by USDAW. Keith believes that Sunday is a special day and that shopping hours should not be extended on that day.

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Weekly Office Statistics 26th February 2016

Weekly Office Statistics from 1st January – 26th February 2016: –204 Cases taken up –93 Visitors to Casework Centre –7 Surgeries Held –14 hours of Surgeries –24 Cases referred to other MPs –67 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies … Continue reading

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Bangladesh High Commission – Visa Surgery

The Bangladesh High Commission will be holding their annual Visa Surgery at Peepul Enterprise, Orchardson Avenue, Leicester LE4 6DP on Saturday 5 March 2016 from 10am-5pm.  

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Visit to the Steno Diabetes Center

On Friday 26th February Keith visited the Steno Diabetes Center in Copenhagen, Denmark. He met with the Center’s CEO John Nolan to discuss diabetes care in Denmark and the exemplary care provided to patients by the staff at Steno. Keith will … Continue reading

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Home Affairs Committee Visit to Europol

On Thursday 25th February Keith and 8 other members of the Home Affairs Select Committee visited Europol to be briefed on the organisations work relating to counter-terrorism and the migration crisis. The Committee was briefed on the work of the … Continue reading

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Meeting with David Tredinnick MP and Ben Gummer, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Care Quality

Keith and David Tredinnick MP met with Ben Gummer the Health Minister this morning to discuss the delays in handing over patients from ambulances to hospitals in the East Midlands. The Minister told them that a new management plan for the … Continue reading

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Meeting with CEO of Samworth Brothers

Keith met with Alex Knight, the CEO of Samworth Brothers today at the House of Commons. After the meeting Keith said: “I invited Alex Knight to come and see me in Parliament to discuss issues raised by constituents regarding the … Continue reading

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Home Affairs Select Committee Session 23 February 2016

On 23 February 2016 the Home Affairs Select Committee held a number of evidence sessions, hearing evidence for both its ongoing inquiries into the work of the Metropolitan Police Service and the role of Police and Crime Commissioners. The Committee first … Continue reading

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Questions to the Home Office

On Monday 22nd February Parliament held Home Office Questions, where MPs put questions to the Home Secretary and Home Office Ministers. Keith raised the issue of cyber crime, asking: Keith: Since the cyber-Minister (Security Minister John Hayes) is up to the … Continue reading

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EU

I would like to congratulate the Prime Minister on his successful re-negotiation of the terms of our membership with the European Union. I support British membership of a reformed European Union and feel that it is important that the country … Continue reading

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