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Weekly Office Statistics – 10 November 2017

Weekly Office Statistics – 10 November 2017: -871 Cases taken up –858 Visitors to Casework Centre –36 Surgeries Held –74 hours of Surgeries –52 Cases referred to other MPs –81 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies –1308 Letters received … Continue reading

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Living wage Statistics for Leicester East

New figures form the Living Wage Foundation show that in Leicester East, 45.1% of workers, which equates to 10000 people in total, earn less than the real Living Wage.  According to the Living Wage Foundation the real living wage is the amount people need to … Continue reading

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Weekly Office Statistics – 4 November 2017

Weekly Office Statistics – 4 November 2017: -848 Cases taken up –851 Visitors to Casework Centre –35 Surgeries Held –72 hours of Surgeries –51 Cases referred to other MPs –77 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies –1295 Letters received … Continue reading

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Weekly Office Statistics – 27 October 2017

Weekly Office Statistics – 27 October 2017: -825 Cases taken up –838 Visitors to Casework Centre –34 Surgeries Held –70 hours of Surgeries –49 Cases referred to other MPs –73 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies –1277 Letters received … Continue reading

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Weekly Office Statistics – 20 October 2017

Weekly Office Statistics – 20 October 2017: -814 Cases taken up –822 Visitors to Casework Centre –33 Surgeries Held –68 hours of Surgeries –47 Cases referred to other MPs –72 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies –1251 Letters received … Continue reading

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Universal Credit for Leicester East

The House of Commons Library have released figures for Universal Credit for Leicester East. Key facts: -The total number of unemployed claimants in Leicester East constituency in September 2017 was 1,075. -The number of claimants in Leicester East constituency is … Continue reading

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Stay Well through Flu season!

NHS and Public Health England are urging all patients and people this winter to stay well. Especially if you are at risk from flu. Although anyone can get a flu jab if you: -are 65 years of age or over … Continue reading

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Happy Diwali

I would like to extend warm Diwali greetings to the Hindu, Jain and Sikh Communities as they come together to celebrate the festival of lights in Leicester and all around the world. May the divine lights of Diwali fill every … Continue reading

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Weekly Office Statistics – 13 October 2017

Weekly Office Statistics – 13 October 2017: -780 Cases taken up –791 Visitors to Casework Centre –32 Surgeries Held –66 hours of Surgeries –46 Cases referred to other MPs –69 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies –1221 Letters received … Continue reading

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Increased High-Speed 2 Funding for East Midlands

The Rt Hon Chris Grayling, Secretary of State for Transport, has announced an increased funding for High-Speed Rail 2 (HS2). This additional funding, £300 million, will go towards ensuring HS2 can link up with both the Norther Powerhouse and Midlands … Continue reading

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