Welcome.

Thank you for visiting my website. During the General Election Keith is no longer a sitting MP. Throughout the election campaign this website will be updated with campaign news and activities. Any articles referring to Keith as an MP and his Parliamentary work pre-date the election. I welcome all comments and suggestions about issues in Leicester East.

With very best wishes,

Keith Vaz

#StopIgnoringMe Anti-Bullying Event

Posted on May 19th, 2017 in Local News

Keith attended the launch of the #StopIgnoringMe anti-bullying event at Goals Leicester. The campaign is in memory of Brandon Singh Rayat who tragically took his own life. Keith, Brandon’s mother Mina, father Rajinder and brother Jaydeep along with representatives from Leicester … Continue reading

Fun Day at Nirvana Sports Ground

Posted on May 15th, 2017 in Local News

Keith attended the Fun Day at the Nirvana Sports Ground in Hamilton. Hundreds attended and raised money for LOROS in memory of Theo Master who died recently.

Keith supports Caudwell Children

Posted on May 13th, 2017 in Local News

Keith met with Elena Turland who was fundraising at Tesco in Hamilton. Elena was locked in a glass box for 50 ours at Tesco to raise awareness and acceptance of autism in aid of Caudwell Children. Keith made a donation in … Continue reading

Statement on Evha Jannath

Posted on May 10th, 2017 in Local News

Keith has made a statement about the tragic death of Evha Jannath, a constituent in Leicester East who tragically passed away at Drayton Manor Park on Tuesday 9th May. Making a statement on behalf of the Evha’s family Keith said: … Continue reading

Meeting with Trustees and Committee of Brahma Samaj

Posted on May 6th, 2017 in Local News

At their request Keith met with the Trustees and Committee of Leicester’s Brahma Samaj about the plans they had concerning the refurbishment and development of the site.

Save Our Sacred River

Posted on April 29th, 2017 in Local News

Keith gave his backing to the “Save Our Sacred River Campaign” when the organisers visited him in Leicester. An online petition has been launched. In a landmark legal ruling the Yamuna River is considered a “living entity”. The new order … Continue reading

Opening of the new Emergency Department at the Leicester Royal Infirmary

Posted on April 24th, 2017 in Local News

Keith attended the opening of the new £43m Emergency Department at the Leicester Royal Infirmary. He was met by John Adler, Chief Executive of the University Hospitals Leicester NHS Trust, and Dr Ben Jones who showed him round the state of … Continue reading

APPG for Diabetes Meeting on the Future of Diabetes Inpatient Care

Posted on April 20th, 2017 in Local News

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Diabetes, which Keith chairs, held a meeting on Wednesday into the future of diabetes inpatient care. The Group heard evidence from Lesley Doherty, a Type 1 Diabetic patient, Dr Gerry Rayman, National Diabetes Inpatient Audit Lead, Dr … Continue reading

Happy Easter

Posted on April 15th, 2017 in Local News

As one of the most significant Christian festivals, Easter is a time of reflection and renewal. What it celebrates is the moving and powerful story of Jesus’s sacrifice and resurrection. The values that Jesus lived his life by – compassion, humility and forgiveness – … Continue reading

Happy Vaisakhi

Posted on April 14th, 2017 in Local News

I would like to extend my warmest wishes to the Sikh community and all those celebrating Vaisakhi, in Leicester, the UK and around the world. Celebrated every year on April 14, Vaisakhi is one of the most important observances in … Continue reading

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