Archive for category: Campaigning

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

March 9, 2015 at 1:04 pm

Sunday 8 March was International Women’s Day – a day of campaigning to celebrate the achievements of women while calling for greater equality. We also had fantastic guest speakers at a special lunch – Melissa Benn joined us on the campaign trail and then joined me in a discussion on feminism […]

 
Rachel Reeves helps out with campaigning

Rachel Reeves helps out with campaigning

February 28, 2015 at 5:44 pm

Rachel Reeves made a surprise trip to Kilburn this week to join us on the campaign trail. She came directly from launching Labour’s economic plan for London in Camden, and talked with locals about Labour’s plans for the NHS and scrapping the hated bedroom tax.  

 
#TogetherWeKhan – Sadiq Khan MP visits West Hampstead

#TogetherWeKhan – Sadiq Khan MP visits West Hampstead

February 18, 2015 at 9:56 am

Last Saturday we were lucky enough to be joined by Sadiq Khan MP and his team from across London for an excellent day of campaigning with local residents in West Hampstead. Sadiq also took the time to join me in meeting several residents who had concerns about the Tory-led government’s […]

 
Campaigning with Dame Tessa Jowell MP

Campaigning with Dame Tessa Jowell MP

January 20, 2015 at 3:20 pm

It was great to be out this weekend around Belsize campaigning with Dame Tessa Jowell MP and her fantastic #TessaTriple team. More than 40 volunteers joined Tessa and me as we spoke to local residents about the NHS, the economy and their views on the local area.

 
Walking in the shoes of my local postman

Walking in the shoes of my local postman

May 8, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Last month I went on an early-morning delivery round with a local postman in Kilburn. The ‘Walk in Their Postman’s Shoes’ scheme is organised by the Royal Mail Group to give people an insight into the daily challenges of delivering Britain’s mail. I had the honour of accompanying postman of […]