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Rt. Hon Keith Vaz MP
Keith met residents of Melton Road including Mr Ankur Desai and Mr Jamnadas Vasanji whose evacuated homes during a huge fire at a nearby factory were burgled while they were empty. Keith will raise the issue of insurance and the … Continue reading
Keith has written a blog post for the Huffington Post on the Government’s immigration structure. The blog post can be read here: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/keith-vaz/immigration-policy_b_5658439.html The full text of the article is posted below: Few topics consume the public consciousness like immigration, certainly no … Continue reading
The Casework Centre of the Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP based at 292 Victoria Road East, Leicester, LE5 0LF will be closed from Wednesday 20th August 2014 until 31st August 2014 when normal opening hours will resume. In case of emergency … Continue reading
Keith visited HM Passport Office in Peterborough to receive an update on the backlog of applications. He met with Ian Martin (Senior Director) and Charmaine Valentine (Acting Area Operations Manager) as well as speaking to staff in all areas of … Continue reading
Keith attended the 1st anniversary programme of the Shree Swaminarayan Sidhant Sajivan Mandal ‘Kum Kum’ on Saturday.
Keith together with Councillor Baljit Singh attended the Evington in Bloom Event on the 1st of August in Evington Park House. There they met the Judges and they reviewed the flower display.
At 12 noon on Wednesday 30th July 2014, Keith delivered a peace flag to 10 Downing Street with representatives of the Federation of Muslim Organisations. Keith said: “The flag symbolises the condemnation of violence and the support for peace, freedom … Continue reading
Keith attended a Public Meeting of the Hamilton Residents to discuss the planning application submitted by Tesco Store for a Family Pub, a Restaurant and a drive-through fast food outlet. In attendance were Local Ward Councillors, Patel, Snadhu and Potter, … Continue reading
Keith attended a celebration party at the Humberstone Heights Golf Course as Leicester City Council announced that the Golf Course will not be closing. Mr Vaz presented a Petition in the House of Commons signed by over 3,000 people … Continue reading
Keith met the Managers at the Hovis factory based off Troon Way, to ask the company to reconsider its proposed decision to relocate the Leicester bread manufacturing operation to other sites. The Company is having consultation meetings with the Unions … Continue reading