Archive for category: Issues

Open letter to the Swiss Cottage branch of Tesco

Open letter to the Swiss Cottage branch of Tesco

October 27, 2014 at 2:07 pm

Professor Gavin Henderson CBE, the Principle of the  The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama has joined me in  writing the following open letter to the director of the Swiss Cottage (Belsize Road) branch of Tesco supermarket over the issue of Maya Makri, who was ejected from the store because […]

 
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 […]

 
UCL Labour active in Hampstead and Kilburn

UCL Labour active in Hampstead and Kilburn

November 16, 2013 at 11:20 am

It was wonderful to have students from UCL Labour join me on the campaign trail along with Bristol East MP Kerry McCarthy – we had a very fruitful day talking to residents (as well as a rousing speech over lunch!)