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Rt. Hon Keith Vaz MP
Keith and David Tredinnick MP met with Ben Gummer the Health Minister this morning to discuss the delays in handing over patients from ambulances to hospitals in the East Midlands. The Minister told them that a new management plan for the … Continue reading
Keith met with Alex Knight, the CEO of Samworth Brothers today at the House of Commons. After the meeting Keith said: “I invited Alex Knight to come and see me in Parliament to discuss issues raised by constituents regarding the … Continue reading
On 23 February 2016 the Home Affairs Select Committee held a number of evidence sessions, hearing evidence for both its ongoing inquiries into the work of the Metropolitan Police Service and the role of Police and Crime Commissioners. The Committee first … Continue reading
On Monday 22nd February Parliament held Home Office Questions, where MPs put questions to the Home Secretary and Home Office Ministers. Keith raised the issue of cyber crime, asking: Keith: Since the cyber-Minister (Security Minister John Hayes) is up to the … Continue reading
I would like to congratulate the Prime Minister on his successful re-negotiation of the terms of our membership with the European Union. I support British membership of a reformed European Union and feel that it is important that the country … Continue reading
Keith attended the opening of a new Mosque for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Clarendon Park, Leicester. Keith met with His Holiness Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad the spiritual head. About 200 people attended the event.
That this House welcomes the delivery of three tonnes of medical supplies into Taiz, Yemen, by the International Committee of the Red Cross; notes that this is the first delivery of medical supplies to Taiz since August 2015; further notes … Continue reading
That this House congratulates the Leicestershire Police Force on its 180th anniversary on 11 February 2016; thanks all members of the Leicestershire Police force for their care and dedication to individuals and community organisations in Leicestershire; commends the continued efforts … Continue reading
Weekly Office Statistics from 1st January – 19th February 2016: –181 Cases taken up –81 Visitors to Casework Centre –6 Surgeries Held –12 hours of Surgeries –19 Cases referred to other MPs –61 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies … Continue reading
Keith attended the 40th Anniversary celebrations on Valentine’s Day. The Restaurant was founded by Mr Bhagwanjibhai Lakhani (aged 88) in 1976 and his late wife Mrs Manglaben. Bobby’s Restaurant is now headed by his son Dharmesh and his wife Enna … Continue reading