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 visited a new housing development scheme on Depot Close

Posted on May 10th, 2014 in Local News
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Keith visited a new housing development scheme on Depot Close, Leicester, which was built and managed by Nottingham Community Housing Association (NCHA), some properties  have special adoptions for people with physical difficulties. The site was a former disused Leicester City … Continue reading

Home Affairs Select Committee publishes report on Counter Terrorism

Posted on May 9th, 2014 in Local News
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The Home Affairs Select Committee, of which Keith is Chairman, published its report on the Counter Terrorism. The report specifically looks at oversight of the Security Services, the problems presented by foreign fighters, and recommends the creation of an international … Continue reading

Keith meet residents of Vulcan Road.

Posted on May 9th, 2014 in Local News

Keith met with  residents of Vulcan Road, Leicester with Councillor Abdul Osman, following concerns about antisocial behaviour in the local area. Shakeel Maula and Khalid Rashid presented Keith with a petition of several hundred signatures. This petition will be presented … Continue reading

Keith presents Petition to stop ban on Indian Alphonso mangoes

Posted on May 8th, 2014 in Local News

Keith presented  a petition to stop the EU ban on Indian Aplhonso mangoes to Parliament 7th May 2014. The Petition of residents of Leicester East read as follows: Declares that the EU ban on the importation of Alphonso mangoes from … Continue reading

Keith presents Petition to prevent the Santander branch closure

Posted on May 7th, 2014 in Local News

Keith presented a petition on closure of the Santander branch in Downing drive to Parliament on Tuesday 6th May. The petition urged the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills to meet with representatives of Santander to examine the impact of branch closures on … Continue reading

Keith celebrates with Leicester City Football Club leaders the Championship-winning season

Posted on May 6th, 2014 in Local News
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City’s record-breaking season, which saw the Leicester City Football Club team dominate the Championship and rack up 102 points, finally erupted in wild celebrations at the weekend following their latest win, 1-0 over Doncaster Rovers. Keith together with Chairman Khun Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, … Continue reading

Home Affairs Select Committee publish report on Police and Crime Commissioners

Posted on May 5th, 2014 in Local News
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The Home Affairs Select Committee, of which Keith is Chairman, published its report on the Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs): progress to date. The report continues the Committee’s previous assessment of PCCs and specifically looks at the way in which … Continue reading

Keith held surgery on the Arriva Bus

Posted on May 3rd, 2014 in Local News

To celebrate the second annual national Catch the Bus Week, Keith held a special surgery on the bus on Friday 2 May with local constituents in order to help promote the many benefits of bus travel amongst the community.

Keith opens The Willows Medical Centre

Posted on May 2nd, 2014 in Local News

Keith together with Dr Mo Roshan opened the new surgery The Willows Medical Centre.   The new surgery address is: The Willows Medical Centre 184 Coleman Rd Leicester LE5 4LJ

Keith delivers mangoes to no.10 Downing Street

Posted on April 29th, 2014 in Local News

Keith and representatives of retailers and importers of mangoes delivered two boxes of Alphonso mangoes to Downing Street today to raise awareness of the impending EU ban. Keith said: “The Prime Minister has shown that he is a champion of … Continue reading

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