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. 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

Sugarwise Summit hosted in Parliament

Posted on September 18th, 2017 in Local News

The APPG for Diabetes co-hosted the annual Sugarwise summit in order to raise awareness of the amount of sugar being consumed. Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP chaired the event which was a great success for all involved. The attendees and … Continue reading

APPG on Diabetes event on Technology

Posted on September 18th, 2017 in Local News

As the Chair of the APPG on Diabetes Keith chaired a very successful event on how technology can improve and help the lives of those suffering from Diabetes. Those at the meeting included experts in the advocacy, research, medical and … Continue reading

MP’s Pledge to Guarantee the rights of EU Citizens in the UK

Posted on September 13th, 2017 in Local News

Keith along with other MP’s signed a pledge to guarantee the rights of EU citizens in the United Kingdom after Brexit. There are over 3 million EU citizens in the United Kingdom who remain unsure of their status after Brexit. … Continue reading

Sugar Summit in Brussels

Posted on September 8th, 2017 in Local News

Sugarwise held a Sugar Summit at the European Parliament in Brussels. It was attended by participants from various food related organisations such as Sun-Maid, Sweet-Switch, EU Food law, EU observers to discuss issues surrounding sugar and calorie reduction. The event … Continue reading

Weekly Office Statistics – 8 September 2017

Posted on September 8th, 2017 in Local News

Weekly Office Statistics – 8 September 2017: -646 Cases taken up –716 Visitors to Casework Centre –28 Surgeries Held –58 hours of Surgeries –40 Cases referred to other MPs –46 Cases referred to Councillors or outside agencies –1133 Letters received … Continue reading

Britain must seize the initiative on Yemen

Posted on September 7th, 2017 in Local News

Keith recently wrote a comment article for the Guardian The full article is below:   The UK has the unique ability to influence international matters given its position on the UN security council, sitting at the head table for global … Continue reading

Rights of EU citizens

Posted on September 7th, 2017 in Local News

  Keith intervened in the chamber this week during questions to the Brexit Secretary David Davis. Keith asked about guarantees for European Union citizens post-Brexit and the means that will be provided for EU citizens to register before the United … Continue reading

Visit to Bharat Football Club

Posted on September 1st, 2017 in Local News

Keith and Local Councillors were invited to visit Bharat Football Club in Rushey Fields to hear off the work that they have been  doing to encourage local football. Keith said: “Bharat Football Club is a credit to Rushey Mead and … Continue reading

Evington Summer Fair

Posted on September 1st, 2017 in Local News

Local Councillors Sue Hunter, Deepak Bajaj and Ratilal Govind hosted the annual Evington Fair at the Coleman Neighbourhood Centre. Amongst the activities was an Army Recruitment Station, the mobile library, live snakes and the dance group. The Evington Fair was … Continue reading

Belgrave Mela 2017

Posted on September 1st, 2017 in Local News

Thousands of people turned up at the City Centre for the 2017 Belgrave Mela. The audience was pleased to be entertained by, the amongst others, the celebrated artist Navin Kundra. Keith took up the table tennis challenge and met with … Continue reading

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