Meeting to discuss changes to Neighbourhood Premises

Posted on September 28th, 2016 in Local News
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Leicester City Council held a meeting at Hamilton Library to discuss the changes to Neighbourhood Services in Leicester East. This includes libraries, community and youth centres as well as adult learning centres.  This is due to the significant cuts in government funding. … Continue reading

Shraddhanjali Sabha in Leicester for HH Pramukh Swami Maharaj

Posted on September 27th, 2016 in Local News
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> Keith attended the Shraddhanjali Sabha at the Swaminarayan Temple on Catherine Street, Leicester on 28 August. He met Satguru Pujya Kothari Swami who led the Sabha which was held in memory of His Holiness Pramukh Swami Maharaj, the spiritual … Continue reading

Public Lighting on Topaz Way Footpath to Lakeview Chase

Posted on September 27th, 2016 in Local News
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Local resident Mr Parmjit Heer of Barleyman Close contacted Keith regarding the lack of street lighting along Topaz Way leading to Lakeview Chase in Hamilton. Keith wrote to Leicester City Council highlighting the need of local residents for more street … Continue reading

Weekly Office Statistics 23 September 2016

Posted on September 26th, 2016 in Local News
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Weekly Office Statistics from 1st January – 23 September 2016: -683 Cases taken up –527 Visitors to Casework Centre –32 Surgeries Held –60 hours of Surgeries –130 Cases referred to other MPs –233 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies … Continue reading

Jeremy Corbyn re-elected as Leader of the Labour Party

Posted on September 24th, 2016 in Local News
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Jeremy Corbyn was re-elected as Leader of the Labour Party on Saturday 24th September 2016. Jeremy secured 62% of the vote, a total of 313,209 out of a possible 506,438 votes. The turn out for the election was 77.6%. Keith … Continue reading

Weekly Office Statistics 16 September 2016

Posted on September 19th, 2016 in Local News
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Weekly Office Statistics from 1st January – 16 September 2016: -672 Cases taken up –525 Visitors to Casework Centre –31 Surgeries Held –58 hours of Surgeries –129 Cases referred to other MPs –233 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies … Continue reading

New Avanti School Approved for Leicester East

Posted on September 16th, 2016 in Local News
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The Education Minister John Nash has written to Keith today to inform him of the welcome news that the Government has given its approval for a Secondary School to be run by the Avanti Group.  Keith has been a supporter … Continue reading

Meeting with Hallaton Road Residents

Posted on September 16th, 2016 in Local News
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Keith met with Miss Anisa Sheikh of Hallaton Road and local residents who are members of the Hallaton Road Residents Association to discuss the outdoor play area created in the middle of the new Kier Housing Development that is being … Continue reading

Statement by Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP

Posted on September 16th, 2016 in Local News
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Keith Vaz, Member of Parliament for Leicester East, has made a statement regarding the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards. Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP said: “I welcome the inquiry by the Commissioner, following the complaint made against me by Andrew Bridgen, the … Continue reading

Hadstock Close Residents Meeting

Posted on September 12th, 2016 in Local News
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Keith met with local residents of Hadstock Close and Officers of Redrow regarding the lack of street lighting on the road. When residents had purchased their property they were promised that adequate street lighting would be provided. Concerns were raised … Continue reading

Weekly Office Statistics 9 September 2016

Posted on September 12th, 2016 in Local News
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Weekly Office Statistics from 1st January – 9 September 2016: -668 Cases taken up –516 Visitors to Casework Centre –30 Surgeries Held –56 hours of Surgeries –129 Cases referred to other MPs –233 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies –805 … Continue reading

Statement by the Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP

Posted on September 9th, 2016 in Local News

Statement by the Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP “The statement made today by the Metropolitan Police, of which they gave me notice, follows a report to them made by Andrew Bridgen MP, the Conservative MP for North West Leicestershire, after … Continue reading

Letter to the Vice Chancellor on Vaughan College

Posted on September 8th, 2016 in Local News
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Keith has written to the Vice Chancellor of the University of Leicester regarding the proposed closure of Vaughan College.

Crofters Drive Residents Meeting

Posted on September 2nd, 2016 in Local News
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Keith and Ward Councillors Teresa Aldred and Paul Newcombe met with residents of Crofters Drive to discuss the application by the Goodwood Bowling Club for redirection of traffic through Crofters Drive. The residents are concerned that the road which is … Continue reading

UK India Year of Culture

Posted on September 1st, 2016 in Local News
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Keith met with Auduth Timblo of Cidade de Goa to discuss the chefs exchange which is the center piece of proposals of the UK India Year of Culture. The exchange consists in a chef from Goa coming to provide a Goan … Continue reading