Press releases

Committee Demands Answers Over MI5 Agent

June 14th, 2011

23rd May 2008 Committee Demands Answers Over MI5 Agent The Home Affairs Select Committee has written to the Home Secretary demanding answers about the vetting process of security service agents which allowed a man married to a prostitute to work … Continue reading

Vaz Demands Urgent Action on East Park Road Parking

June 14th, 2011

9th May 2008 – Press Release Vaz Demands Urgent Action on East Park Road Parking Residents of East Park Road are regularly witnesses to numerous road traffic accidents due to the horrific parking situation on the road. The double parked … Continue reading

Vaz concerned with damage caused by Travellers

June 14th, 2011

6 June 2007 – Press Release Local residents are frustrated by the continual damage to Bellflower Road caused as a result of Travellers moving to and from their campsite next to Hamilton Lake, in Hamilton, Leicester. The Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP and local Councillor … Continue reading

Vaz Supports Lords Amendment on Police Pay

June 14th, 2011

1 May 2008 – Press Release The House of Lords last night agreed to an amendment to the Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill which means that if the Government wants to reject the pay recommendations made by an independent review … Continue reading

Prime Minister Celebrates Diwali in Westminster

June 14th, 2011

14 November 2007 – Press Release The Rt Hon Gordon Brown MP attended Diwali in Westminster this year, the seventh time that it has been celebrated in Parliament. Harriet Harman MP, Leader of the House of Commons and Geoff Hoon … Continue reading

Vaz visits site of new double yellow lines at dangerous junction

June 14th, 2011

7 March 2008 – Press Release Leicester East MP Keith Vaz will today visit the junction of Gipsy Lane and Yorkshire Road, an accident blackspot to view the double yellow lines he has been campaigning for. He will be joined … Continue reading

Vaz welcomes Sports Minister’s boost to use football facilities

June 14th, 2011

17 January 2008 – Press Release Leicester East MP Keith Vaz has welcomes the visit of Sports Minister Gerry Sutcliffe MP to Leicester Bharat Football Club on Friday the 18th of January at12:30pm. Mr Vaz has long championed the club … Continue reading

Vaz calls for halt on immigration raids on South Asian restaurants

June 14th, 2011

3 April 2008 – Press Release Leicester East MP Keith Vaz, Chairman of the Home Affairs Select Committee has called for an immediate halt on immigration raids being carried out on South Asian restaurants as they are having a devastating … Continue reading

Vaz calls on Fedex to release Leicester students’ parcel

June 14th, 2011

10 January 2008 – Press Release The Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP is calling on the shipping company Fedex to release the package it is holding in its Accra office. The package was sent by students ofHamilton Community College in Leicester as a Christmas gift to … Continue reading

Press Release – Vaz Celebrates at Local Nursery

June 14th, 2011

4 May 2007 PRESS RELEASE Office of Keith Vaz MP Vaz Celebrates at Local Nursery Toddlers and staff at a Montessori Nursery in Leicester celebrated the centenary of Montessori nurseries with a balloon launch and tree planting ceremony on Friday … Continue reading

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