Archive for category: Campaigning

Event: An evening with Peter Hain MP

Event: An evening with Peter Hain MP

March 24, 2014 at 5:01 pm

On 2 April 2014, I will be interviewing Peter Hain MP about his new book ‘Ad and Wal’ published in January 2014 by Biteback at Swiss Cottage Community Centre. Peter Hain spent his childhood in in South Africa, his parents’ land, and came to the UK as a teenager. He […]

 
Letter to Iain Duncan Smith MP

Letter to Iain Duncan Smith MP

February 12, 2014 at 11:26 am

Last week I wrote a letter to Iain Duncan Smith MP, to invite him to meet with me to discuss the impact of welfare cuts on our constituency. Unsurprisingly, he turned down my request. Dear Iain Duncan Smith, I believe that you will be visiting my constituency Hampstead and Kilburn […]

 
Call to ban far-right Hungarian Jobbik party leader Gabor Vona from entering the UK

Call to ban far-right Hungarian Jobbik party leader Gabor Vona from entering the UK

January 24, 2014 at 6:04 pm

Today I co-signed the following letter, being sent to Home Secretary Theresa May MP and the press, on the subject of the leader of Hungarian far-right party Jobbik. Dear Home Secretary, You will be aware that Gábor Vona, the leader of Jobbik intends to speak at a meeting in Camden […]

 
Campaigning with Glenda Jackson MP in Kilburn

Campaigning with Glenda Jackson MP in Kilburn

January 19, 2014 at 11:28 am

Glenda Jackson MP joined me for a roaming surgery in Kilburn Square today, with a vibrant and energetic group of campaigners talking about the #CostOfCameron.

 
Ed Miliband visit to Kilburn

Ed Miliband visit to Kilburn

December 20, 2013 at 11:01 am

The leader of the Labour party, Ed Miliband MP, visited Kilburn today to talk about the problems that Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) can cause in communities. He said that Labour would push to amend planning and gambling laws to enable councils in England, Scotland and Wales to curb the […]