Articles by: Tulip Siddiq

Olympics Handover Celebration

August 20, 2008 at 2:35 pm

I’m delighted by the impressive performance of Team GB in Beijing and I can’t wait to see many of these athletes compete on our doorstep in 2012. I’m especially proud of Christine Ohuruogu who studied at University College London at the same time as I did. On Sunday (24 Aug) […]


Lib Dem Cuts

August 12, 2008 at 4:06 pm

I’ve just sent off the letter written by our Labour councillors to Chris Huhne MP, Liberal Democrat Shadow Home Secretary and Shadow Secretary of State for Justice and Lord Chancellor, about Camden Council’s cuts to the Castlehaven Community Center in Camden Town. This is a disgrace and I hope Chris […]


National Minimum Wage

August 1, 2008 at 3:04 pm

I’ve been reading about the National Minimum Wage here and there’s an interesting counter which shows how much more someone on the adult minimum wage has earned so far this week compared to what it would be without the NMW. Quite a difference really! Anyway, I am off to bid […]

Bangladesh Mela

Bangladesh Mela

July 31, 2008 at 4:33 pm

I wrote to the Camden New Journal about spending the whole of Sunday at the Bangladesh Mela in Coram’s Field. I wrote about how proud I am that our borough is championing diversity and social inclusion. The Mela allowed all residents of Camden, regardless of race and colour, to enjoy […]

Parliamentary Researchers Reception

Parliamentary Researchers Reception

July 23, 2008 at 3:25 pm

After the Researchers Reception last night, all the researchers in Parliament look a little worse for wear this morning! Not surprisingly considering the amount of free alcohol available. It was a really fun evening although some soft drinks would have been nice….. and water does not count as a […]