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Jo Cox – Great Get Together

Jo Cox – Great Get Together

June 19, 2017 at 3:17 pm

One year ago, my former colleague and friend Jo Cox was taken from us cruelly and well before her time. Her infectious energy and spirited determination lives on through the Great Get Together, established by her husband Brendan. This weekend, I attended two events in Hampstead and Kilburn to mark […]

 
Manchester Attack

Manchester Attack

May 23, 2017 at 10:42 am

We have all been shocked by the heart breaking and tragic news from Manchester overnight. My thoughts are with those who have lost their lives, the injured, their families and our brave emergency services. For those who are trying to reach loved ones who may have been at the event […]

 
Campaigning alongside Gina Miller

Campaigning alongside Gina Miller

May 17, 2017 at 6:36 pm

Over 75% of constituents in Hampstead and Kilburn voted to remain in the European Union, and as Member of Parliament for the area over the past two years, I worked tirelessly to have the local voice heard in Parliament. From my resigning as a Shadow Education Minister to vote against […]

 
EU Nationals Surgery

EU Nationals Surgery

May 13, 2017 at 11:39 am

As many residents will be aware, I resigned my position on the Labour frontbench in order to give a full-throated opposition to the Brexit process. My opposition is based on the negative consequences that I believe Brexit will have for London’s economy, and for the livelihoods of many local residents. […]

 
General Election 2017 – I’m standing

General Election 2017 – I’m standing

April 19, 2017 at 9:09 pm

Following the prime minister’s decision to call an early general election, I am delighted to announce that I will be standing for re-election as the Member of Parliament for Hampstead and Kilburn. This area has been my home for over two decades and to represent it in Westminster has been […]