Statement on Emergency Resolution

Posted on October 9th, 2019 in National

Britain’s longest-serving Indian-origin Member of Parliament Keith Vaz has said that the Resolution passed at the Labour Party Conference last week has created unnecessary divisions within the Indian and Pakistani diaspora communities in the U.K. There are almost 1.5 million … Continue reading

New home registrations in Leicester East

Posted on October 8th, 2019 in Local News

    You can find below the most up-to-date figures of the number of new homes registered in Leicester East, and the UK average:            

Free TV licences for pensioners axed by the Government

Posted on September 20th, 2019 in Local News
Leicester East TV Licence Figures

  The Government is scrapping free TV licences for pensioners over 75 despite promising in their last manifesto to keep all pensioner benefits. This latest cruel austerity measure is a scandal and will affect almost 3,000 households in Leicester East … Continue reading

CLAIMANT COUNT IN LEICESTER EAST is now 1,730

Posted on June 11th, 2019 in Local News

The Government has announced the monthly unemployment figure for May 2019. It states that the roll out of Universal Credit is currently affecting the claimant count. Change in claimant number may be a result of the roll out rather than … Continue reading

CLAIMANT COUNT IN LEICESTER EAST is now 1,675

Posted on April 16th, 2019 in Local News

The Government has announced the monthly unemployment figures for March 2019. It states that the roll out of Universal Credit is currently affecting the claimant count. Changes in claimant numbers may be a result of the roll out rather than changes in … Continue reading

CLAIMANT COUNT IN LEICESTER EAST is now 1,625

Posted on March 19th, 2019 in Local News

The Government has announced the monthly unemployment figures for February 2019. It states that the roll out of Universal Credit is currently affecting the claimant count. Changes in claimant numbers may be a result of the roll out rather than changes in … Continue reading

CLAIMANT COUNT IN LEICESTER EAST is now 1,465

Posted on February 19th, 2019 in Local News

The Government has announced the monthly unemployment figures for January 2019. It states that the roll out of Universal Credit is currently affecting the claimant count. Changes in claimant numbers may be a result of the roll out rather than changes in … Continue reading

Weekly Office Statistics from 1st January 2019 – 25th January 2019

Posted on January 25th, 2019 in Local News

– 99 Cases taken up – 25 Visitors to Casework Centre – 3 Surgeries Held – 8 Hours of Surgeries – 4 Cases referred to other MPs – 10 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies – 60 Letter received – 260 Emails received 

Keith Vaz signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment

Posted on January 23rd, 2019 in Local News

This week Keith Vaz  signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust … Continue reading

CLAIMANT COUNT IN LEICESTER EAST is now 1,395

Posted on January 23rd, 2019 in Local News

The Government has announced the monthly unemployment figures for December 2018. It states that the roll out of Universal Credit is currently affecting the claimant count. Changes in claimant numbers may be a result of the roll out rather than changes … Continue reading

Weekly Office Statistics from 1st January 2019 – 18th January 2019

Posted on January 18th, 2019 in Local News

– 61 Cases taken up – 17 Visitors to Casework Centre – 2 Surgeries Held – 6 Hours of Surgeries – 3 Cases referred to other MPs – 8 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies – 46 Letter received – 195 Emails received 

Weekly Office Statistics from 1st January 2019 – 11th January 2019

Posted on January 11th, 2019 in Local News

–  30 Cases taken up – 10 Visitors to Casework Centre – 1 Surgeries Held – 2,5 Hours of Surgeries – 2 Cases referred to other MPs –  4 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies –  26  Letter received – 110 Emails received 

No Deal may cause price rises in Leicester

Posted on January 10th, 2019 in Local News

Source: pxhere (pxhere.com/en/photo/714697) A new analysis  has been published evaluating the effects of Brexit.  The Government and EU have concluded a Withdrawal Agreement on how the UK should leave the EU, which is due formally to take place on 29th … Continue reading

There is a rare opportunity to bring peace to Yemen – will we grasp it?

Posted on January 9th, 2019 in Local News

Displaced children who recently fled from Hodeidah stand outside a house in a village in western Sanaa, Yemen, on Oct. 14, 2018. The military offensive in Hodeidah continues with more than 78,400 families displaced since the onset of the clashes, … Continue reading

CLAIMANT COUNT IN LEICESTER EAST is now 1,315

Posted on December 11th, 2018 in Local News

  The Government has announced the monthly unemployment figures for November 2018. It states that the roll out of Universal Credit is currently affecting the claimant count. Changes in claimant numbers may be a result of the roll out rather … Continue reading