Archive for category: Diary

Housing visit in South Kilburn

Housing visit in South Kilburn

July 23, 2014 at 7:19 pm

Today I attended the preview of one of the first new homes to be completed by Catalyst at South Kilburn along with Mary Arnold. These are new homes that Catalyst are building as part of Brent Council’s regeneration of South Kilburn. I was pleased to hear that the flats we […]

 
Hampstead Post Office Makeover

Hampstead Post Office Makeover

July 8, 2014 at 9:58 am

I had the pleasure of joining in at the Hampstead Post Office relaunch last week. The branch is one of 2,000 nationwide that has been modernised as part of a multi-million pound programme, with much more space for customers and several self-service kiosks. I look forward to seeing more improvements […]

 
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 […]

 
GLL Camden International Cadet Sabre Tournament  2014

GLL Camden International Cadet Sabre Tournament 2014

February 3, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Last weekend I had the pleasure of hosting the GLL Camden International Cadet Sabre Tournament, which took place in the Copper Box Olympic stadium. There were more than 100 competitors and some fierce sabre-rattling competition!

 
Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations at South Hampstead Synagogue

Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations at South Hampstead Synagogue

January 29, 2014 at 10:53 am

Last Sunday I was honoured to attend Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations in South Hampstead Synagogue. The event was in conjunction with the Holocaust Educational Trust, whose aim is to educate young people from every background in the UK about the Holocaust and its contemporary relevance in order to preserve the […]