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 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 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 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 recently took part in a presentation of certificates of achievement to Tamil children at a ceremony in Feltham Leap Hall.
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 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
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 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
Keith recently met with parents, residents, and Local Ward Councillors concerned about road traffic calming measures outside Thurnby Lodge Primary School. Currently there are no road safety measures of any kind at the junction of Dudley Avenue and Dakyn Road despite concerns … Continue reading
On the 23rd January Keith launched the latest report by Transcrime, the internationally renowned research centre on transnational crime, The Factbook on the Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products in the United Kingdom. He is pictured here with Professor Savona and … Continue reading