Thank you for visiting my website. Here you can find information about my local activities on behalf of the people of Leicester East as your MP. I welcome all comments and suggestions about issues in Leicester East. If you are a constituent and have a problem you think I may be able to help you with, please don't hesitate to contact me. You can do this directly through the website, where you will also find details of my offices and how to book a surgery appointment.

With very best wishes,

Rt. Hon Keith Vaz MP

Opening Ceremony – Falcon Primary

Posted on October 17th, 2016 in Local News

Keith attended the Falcon Primary Grand Opening Ceremony of the new build on the second anniversary of the School.  He was met by Mrs Jasbir Mann, Head teacher and given the tour of the new building. Keith met many of … Continue reading

Belgrave Library

Posted on October 17th, 2016 in Local News

Keith and local Councillors visited the Belgrave Library as the Leicester City Council are considering to move into Belgrave Neighbourhood Centre under their Transforming Neighbourhood Centres, Libraries and Colleges. Keith met with Mary Pringle, Services Delivery Manager who explained how … Continue reading

Lunch Club Providing Vital Services

Posted on October 17th, 2016 in Local News

Keith, together with Ward Councillors Manjula Sood, Mo Chohan and John Thomas, and Leicester City Council Officers Lee Warren Project Manager and Adrian Wills Head of Neighbourhood Services visited Belgrave Neighbourhood Centre Lunch Club to look at the facilities and … Continue reading

Diwali Light switch-on

Posted on October 17th, 2016 in Local News

Thousands of people gathered on the famous Belgrave Road known as “The Golden Mile” to watch the Diwali Lights switch-on ceremony, which marks the start of the Annual Festival in the Hindu calendar. People from all over the country and … Continue reading

Weekly Office Statistics 14 October 2016

Posted on October 17th, 2016 in Local News

Weekly Office Statistics from 1st January – 14 October 2016: -734 Cases taken up –579 Visitors to Casework Centre –35 Surgeries Held –66 hours of Surgeries –136 Cases referred to other MPs –233 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies … Continue reading

Yemen Crisis Raised in Business Questions

Posted on October 14th, 2016 in Local News

Following the Business Statement on Thursday 13th October, Keith raised the situation in Yemen the Leader of the House. Keith asked: “Last week, 140 young Yemenis were killed in Sanaa, when bombs fell on a funeral cortège. Last night, Houthi rebels … Continue reading

The Sugar Summit

Posted on October 13th, 2016 in Local News

A number of high profile retailers, charities and other stakeholders came together at the Sugar Summit on Wednesday 12th October 2016 to discuss ways of promoting the consumption of healthier food and drink. Tesco, Compass Group, Revital, Jamie Oliver Group … Continue reading

Debate on Police Officer Safety

Posted on October 12th, 2016 in Local News

The subject of the Adjournment Debate on 11th October 2016 was Police Officer’s Safety, tabled by Holly Lynch MP.  The figures indicated that in 2015-16, there were an estimated 23,000 assaults on officers across all forces. The data also indicated … Continue reading

Belgrave Library Petition Launched

Posted on October 12th, 2016 in Local News

Keith met Councillor Mo Chohan and Councillor Manjula  Sood together with local residents including the secretary of the Belgrave Neighbourhood Centre, Mr Kishore Bhojak, regarding the proposal to close Belgrave Library. They launched a petition to save the library from closure.

Visit to Netherhall Neighbourhood Centre and Armadale Youth Centre

Posted on October 11th, 2016 in Local News

Keith and local ward Councillors Vi Dempster, Grinder Sandhu and Rashmi Joshi visited Netherhall Centre on Friday 7 October 2016 to look at the facilities and services offered to the local community. Leah Hunting a local resident used the centre … Continue reading

Page 10 of 135« First...89101112...203040...Last »