Local News

Impact of illegal immigration situation in Calais on the UK

July 29th, 2015
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On Tuesday 28 July Keith visited Kent to see the situation facing police and other services in the UK as a result of the illegal migration situation in Calais. He visited Kent Police and discussed the impact of the situation … Continue reading

Call for the Koh-i-noor Diamond to be Returned

July 29th, 2015
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Keith has called for the Koh-i-Noor Diamond to be returned to India during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit in November. His comments come in response to Dr Shashi Tharoor’s speech at the Oxford Union for Britain to pay reparations to … Continue reading

As Yemen Burns, The World Watches

July 29th, 2015
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Keith has written an Op-Ed piece on the ongoing crisis in Yemen, published by the Huffington Post. In the article, the desperate humanitarian situation in the country is highlighted, and Keith calls for  call for an emergency meeting of the … Continue reading

Bangladesh Visa Surgery

July 27th, 2015
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Keith is delighted that Bangladesh Assistant High Commission will be once again holding a Visa Surgery on Saturday 01 August 2015 from 9am – 5pm at Peepul Enterprises Ltd, Orchardson Avenue, Leicester LE4 6DP.  

Weekly Office Statistics – 24th July 2015

July 24th, 2015
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Weekly Office Statistics since 1st January 2015 until 24th July 2015:   – 567 Cases taken up – 1181 Visitors to Casework Centre – 25 Surgeries Held – 64.5 hours of Surgeries – 116 Cases referred to other MPs – 459 Cases referred to … Continue reading

Road Safety on Hastings Road and Victoria Road East (Leicester)

July 24th, 2015
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Keith met local residents of Hastings Road/Victoria Road East who are concerned at the speeding traffic along , they are concerned that inadequate road safety measures risk the safety of local residents, especially young children and vulnerable adults who cross … Continue reading

Roundtable Discussion with Yemen’s Minister for Foreign Affairs

July 24th, 2015
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On Tuesday 21st July, Keith hosted a roundtable discussion in the House of Commons as Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Yemen. The panel was joined by H.E. Reyad Yassin Abdulla, Yemen’s Minsiter for Foreign Affairs. The productive discussion … Continue reading

Keynote Speech at the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy

July 23rd, 2015
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On Thursday 23rd July, Keith delivered a keynote address in the House of Commons in the International Syposium on Cultural Diplomacy in the Commonwealth 2015, which is hosted by the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy. Keith gave a speech on the unique and … Continue reading

Keith Meets Chief Executive of Diabetes UK and National Clinical Director for Obesity and Diabetes

July 22nd, 2015
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On Wednesday 22nd July, Keith met with Barbara Young, Chief Executive of Diabetes UK, and Prof. Jonathan Valabhji, National Clinical Director for Obesity and Diabetes for NHS England. They discussed the work of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Diabetes, and various … Continue reading

Home Affairs Select Committee takes evidence from the Home Secretary

July 21st, 2015
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The Home Affairs Select Committee took evidence on Tuesday 21 July 2015 from the Home Secretary on a variety of issues including counter terrorism, legal and illegal immigration, policing, the Goddard inquiry, drugs and modern slavery. The Committee also took … Continue reading

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