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 hosts leader of Turkish opposition in Parliament

Posted on February 21st, 2013 in Local News
meeting with Kemal

Keith recently hosted Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, the leader of the Turkish opposition party, in the House of Commons.  

Keith gives lecture on Indian Parliament

Posted on February 14th, 2013 in Local News
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Keith has given a lecture on the Indian Parliament in the House of Commons. The lecture took place in the Speakers Apartments, the official resident of the Speaker of the House of Commons. The lecture focused on the functions and … Continue reading

Bring and buy sale for Mrs Taylor a success!

Posted on February 8th, 2013 in Local News
Bring and Buy sale

Keith has held a successful bring and buy sale to raise money for Mrs Taylor from Netherhall, Leicester, after she wrote to him about her long battle with the city council to get the stairlift and disabled access shower fitted … Continue reading

Keith meets with Yemeni Education Minister

Posted on February 5th, 2013 in Local News
Education Minister Yemen

Keith recently met with Dr Abdurazaq Y. Al-Ashwal, Ministerof Education for the Republic of Yemen. At their meeting in the Houses of Parliament they discussed the recent restructuring of the  Education Ministry in Yemen.

Keith launches diabetes Hot Desk in Wembley

Posted on February 4th, 2013 in Local News
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Keith recently helped to launch the first diabetes Hot Desk in the country in Wembley, where he was joined by the Leader of Brent Council Mohammed Butt. The Council have joined forces with Silver Star, a national diabetes charity of … Continue reading

Keith presents awards to Tamil children in Feltham

Posted on February 4th, 2013 in Local News
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Keith recently took part in a presentation of certificates of achievement to Tamil children at a ceremony in Feltham Leap Hall.

Keith opens a new branch of Solar Style

Posted on February 4th, 2013 in Local News
Solar style

Keith was on hand on Friday to help launch a new branch of Solar Style in Leicester. Solar Style is one of the leading providers of high quality solar electricity systems and installations. Pictured cutting the cake with Keith are … Continue reading

Keith pledges to help elderly resident

Posted on February 1st, 2013 in Local News
Keith meeting Mrs Taylor

Keith recently met with Mrs Peggy Taylor, a constituent who is in desperate need of improvement to her home. Mrs Taylor, 83, is in frail health and needs the a stairlift and wet room to improve her quality of life. … Continue reading

Home Affairs Select Committee publishes report on the Independent Police Complaints Commission

Posted on February 1st, 2013 in Local News
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Today the Home Affairs Select Committee, which Keith chairs, published its report on the Independent Police Complaints Commission.   You can read the report here: http://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/home-affairs-committee/news/130201-ipcc-report-published/

Keith checks progress of Scouts Hut renovation

Posted on February 1st, 2013 in Local News
scouts hut renovation

Keith recently visited the former-Scouts Hut in Thurnby Lodge to check progress of  renovation work. Volunteers have began installing a kitchen and heating system as well as giving the building a well-deserved repaint. This follows the decision by the Council … Continue reading

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