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May 10, 2008 at 2:38 pm

I decided that I deserved a holiday after campaigning endlessly for the Mayoral elections so I went to sunny Malta with friends. I had a great time but I have to admit that it was difficult coming back to London with the knowledge that Ken was no longer in charge. […]

 

Ken for Mayor

April 21, 2008 at 6:06 pm

I went to the screening of BAFTA-nominated film, Brick Lane, yesterday in Leicester Square, to raise funds for Labour’s Camden election campaign. There was a Q&A session with broadcaster, Simon Fanshawe, and director, Sarah Gavron. The book’s author Monica Ali was also there. It was a really fun event for […]

 

Highgate By-election

April 11, 2008 at 8:07 pm

I spent the day working with Michael Nicolaides who is Labour’s fantastic candidate in the Highgate by-election on May 1. This by-election was called after Tory councillor Paul Barton resigned because he couldn’t honour his commitments to the council or his constituents. Michael told me that he thought the former […]

 

Beating Racism

April 5, 2008 at 7:37 pm

I delivered anti-racist leaflets in my local area today because I’m concerned that not enough people are aware of the fact that the BNP have a real chance of getting elected to the London Assembly on May 1. I’ve lived in London for 10 years now and one of the […]

 

Weekend Activities

March 29, 2008 at 8:24 pm

I went to the Surma Community Centre today for an event to celebrate the 37th anniversary of Bangladesh’s independence. Along with Camden Councillors and residents, Frank Dobson MP, Nicky Gavron and Murad Qureshi made speeches about the Bengali community’s important contribution to life in London. The event finished with an […]