Welcome.

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 and my work as Chairman of the Home Affairs Select Committee. 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

Keith Speaks at the Muslim Council of Britain

Posted on November 13th, 2015 in Local News
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On Thursday 12th November, Keith gave a speech held by the Muslim Council of Britain on radicalisation, extremism and counter-terrorism. Keith emphasised the importance of security services working with communities, and that the answers of how to tackle extremism need … Continue reading

Keith Meets The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi

Posted on November 12th, 2015 in Local News
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Keith was given the honour of greeting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he came to Parliament today . He then attended the historic speech by Mr Modi to MPs and Peers. Keith said:  “I invited Prime Minister Modi to … Continue reading

Weekly Office Statistics 11th November 2015

Posted on November 11th, 2015 in Local News
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Weekly Office Statistics since 1st January 2015 until 11th November 2015: – 897 Cases taken up – 1330 Visitors to Casework Centre – 38 Surgeries Held – 92 hours of Surgeries – 216 Cases referred to other MPs – 547 Cases referred to Councillors or outside … Continue reading

Correspondence with Coca-Cola UK

Posted on November 11th, 2015 in Local News
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Keith has responded to a letter from Mark Saxon, Head of Public Affairs for Coca-Cola UK, regarding the visit of the Coca-Cola Truck to Leicester during the Christmas period. Please see a copy of Keith’s reply here: Please see the … Continue reading

Meeting with Shinji Okazaki

Posted on November 10th, 2015 in Local News
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Keith congratulated Shinji Okazaki after another Foxes win on Saturday 7th November. Leicester F.C. beat Watford F.C. 2:1 at the King Power Stadium -Leicester #fearless

Weekly Office Statistics 6th November 2015

Posted on November 6th, 2015 in Local News
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Weekly Office Statistics since 1st January 2015 until 6th November 2015: – 866 Cases taken up – 1316 Visitors to Casework Centre – 37 Surgeries Held – 89.5 hours of Surgeries – 203 Cases referred to other MPs – 540 Cases referred to Councillors or outside … Continue reading

Opening of Dhamecha Cash & Carry – Leicester

Posted on November 6th, 2015 in Local News
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Keith attended the opening of Dhamecha Cash & Carry situate at 101 Cobden Street,Leicester. Dhamecha Foods Ltd already operate a number of wholesale stores in Greater London and have expanded into Leicester. The ribbon cutting ceremony was performed by Mr Dhamecha … Continue reading

Coca Cola Truck Not Welcome in Leicester

Posted on November 4th, 2015 in Local News
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Coca Cola have announced that Leicester will be a stop in their national tour this Christmas with the Coca Cola truck. It will arrive in the city on the 17th December. Keith said:  “The Coca Cola truck is not welcome in … Continue reading

Memorial Meeting for Lord Gulam Noon

Posted on November 3rd, 2015 in Local News
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On Monday 2nd November, Keith hosted a Memorial event for the late Lord Noon in the House of Commons. At the memorial, the attending well wishers included friends and family of Lord Noon, the former Prime Minister Tony Blair, Members of Parliament … Continue reading

Diwali Lights Switch-on ceremony 2015

Posted on November 2nd, 2015 in Local News
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Keith addressing the crowd at the annual switch-on of the Diwali lights in Belgrave Road. It is estimated that more than 35,000 people attended the event. This year, for the first time.   A Big Wheel (110 foot)called the ” Wheel of … Continue reading

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