Welcome.

Thank you for visiting my website. Here you can find information about my local activities in Leicester East, where I am standing as the Labour Prospective Parliamentary Candidate. I welcome all comments and suggestions about issues in Leicester East. Please don't hesitate to contact me if you think I can help you with a problem. You can do this directly through the website, where you will also find details on how to book an appointment.

With very best wishes,

Keith Vaz

Quebec’s Deputy Premier Visits Parliament to Discuss Counter-Terrorism

Posted on March 9th, 2015 in Local News
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On Monday 9th March, Quebec’s Deputy Premier and Minister of Public Security, Lise Thériault, met with Keith in the House of Commons to discuss counter-terrorism policy. Ms Thériault, the first woman to hold her Ministerial position in Quebec’s history, brought … Continue reading

The European Union Work Programme and Migration Debated in Parliament

Posted on March 9th, 2015 in Local News
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Keith participated in a debate on the European Union Work Programme on Monday 9th March. The Work Programme, which includes measures on investment and taxation, also forwards new policies on migration. Keith raised the worrying numbers of refugees who have … Continue reading

Opening of SNG Solicitors

Posted on March 7th, 2015 in Local News
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Keith officially opened the new offices of SNG Solicitors on Baggrave Street, Leicester. The firm will advise and offer legal services in Landlord & Tenant disputes, Debt recovery, Business Law, Litigation and Employment Law. The  practice in this area will … Continue reading

Meeting with the Trustees of Shree Dham Haveli

Posted on March 7th, 2015 in Local News
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Keith met the Trustees Mr Chandu Mattani, Mr Arvind Thanna, Mr Yagnesh Chohan of Shree Dham Haveli based at 504 Melton Road, Leicester. PLEASE NOTE: This site was established while I was a Member of Parliament. As Parliament has been … Continue reading

Keith Vaz welcomes decision by the Australian High Court that the prank call was illegal in the royal nurse case

Posted on March 5th, 2015 in Local News
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The Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP has welcomed a decision made by the Australian High Court on Wednesday that an Australian radio station broke the law with a prank call to the King Edward VII Hospital taking care of the … Continue reading

Belgrave Roadworks Enter Final Phase

Posted on March 4th, 2015 in Local News
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The overrunning roadworks in Belgrave are one step closer to completion, as Leicester City Council announces that they are now entering the final phase of road closures and resurfacing. Keith, who has represented the views of many constituents and local … Continue reading

Football Foundation awards Youth Goalposts Grant to Rushey Mead School

Posted on March 4th, 2015 in Local News
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The Football Foundation, on behalf of the Football Association, has awarded £429 to Rushey Mead school to purchase goalposts for their students. This will cover 50% of the total costs of the FA approved goals. Keith welcomed the news, which … Continue reading

APPG for Diabetes Launches Report on Education and Support for Diabetes Self Management

Posted on March 4th, 2015 in Local News
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On the 4th March 2015 the All Party Parliamentary Group for Diabetes launched their report on education and support for diabetes self-management, after a year-long investigation. Keith was delighted to attend the meeting, where he was also joined by many … Continue reading

Opening of the Indian Visa Centre

Posted on March 3rd, 2015 in Local News
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Keith officially opened the Indian Visa Centre on Monday 2 March 2015, which will now provide a full 5 days a week service, providing a range of services for customers across the East Midlands. PLEASE NOTE: This site was established … Continue reading

Home Affairs Select Committee report – 27th February

Posted on February 28th, 2015 in Local News
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The Home Affairs Select Committee, of which Keith is Chairman, has published its report on “Gangs and Youth Crime”. The report specifically looks at gangs and youth crime in the UK today and recommends a number of action points which … Continue reading

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