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

Asian Professional Awards Launch

Posted on July 3rd, 2014 in Local News
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Keith attended the launch of the first Asian Professional Awards at the House of Commons. Keith said ” It is a great pleasure being here at the launch of the first Asian Professional Awards, the Asian community has done well … Continue reading

Keith met Bollywood Actor Vivek Oberoi

Posted on July 2nd, 2014 in Local News
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Keith met Bollywood Actor Vivek Oberoi in the House of Commons. Vivek was in Britain to support a number of charitable causes.

Keith met MS Dhoni Captain of the Indian Cricket Team

Posted on July 1st, 2014 in Local News
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Keith met MS Dhoni Captain of the Indian Cricket Team when they visited Leicester for the prestigious first test match games of their 2014 tour of England. The match was well attended by local supporters despite the rain.

Annual MP6 competition at Hamilton Community College

Posted on June 30th, 2014 in Local News
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Keith attended the fourth Annual MP6 competition at Hamilton Community college which encourages young people to get involved in politics and to speak about issues that currently affect the country and the world.  Six schools participated. Keith praised the work … Continue reading

Keith attended the Opening of the Sahara Room

Posted on June 30th, 2014 in Local News
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Keith attended the opening of the new bereavement delivery suite at the Leicester General Hospital Maternity Unit. 20 years ago Keith and his wife Maria organised the funding of the this important area at Leicester General Hospital which would allow … Continue reading

Keith attends African Diaspora Outreach Initiative

Posted on June 25th, 2014 in Local News
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Keith attended the African Diaspora Outreach Initiative to discuss developments across Africa and individual issues, gender equality and workers’ rights across Africa. 50 people contributed to the discussion.

Keith attended a debate for The Sunday Times Festival of education

Posted on June 21st, 2014 in Local News
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Keith attended a debate for The Sunday Times Festival regarding education at Wellington College. The question of the debate was: “What is a good education?” David Starkey, Claire Fox, Katie Hopkins, Alice Thompson participated on this debate.

Launch of Lord Mayor Appeal at Bobby’s Restaurant

Posted on June 21st, 2014 in Local News
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Keith attended the launch of the Lord Mayor Appeal held at Bobby’s Restaurant, Leicester.  In attendance were community members local  business people as well as City Councillors . Clrr Thomas,  has been on the council for 21 years, and took … Continue reading

Keith kicked off the local celebrity led story telling session at John Lewis Store in Leicester

Posted on June 20th, 2014 in Local News
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Keith kicked off the local celebrity led story telling session at John Lewis Store in Leicester on Friday 20 June  in aid of “Barnardos” Charity.  He was joined by young children and parents and customers to hear “The Gruffalo”  one of … Continue reading

Keith joined fundraising in support of the Liver and Pancreatic Cancer Surgery Dept of the Leicester General Hospital

Posted on June 20th, 2014 in Local News
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Keith joined Doctors, staff and patients for a fundraising bike ride to Skegness in support of the Liver and Pancreatic Cancer Surgery Dept of the Leicester General Hospital. Researchers from Leicester’s Hospitals are calling for an increase in funding for liver … Continue reading

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