Archive for category: Opinion

Annual Conference Speech

September 29, 2008 at 10:36 am

Here is a transcript of the speech I made at Annual Conference last week- Good afternoon Conference, My name is Tulip Siddiq and I am Women’s Officer for London Young Labour. By day I work in Parliament and by night I campaign in my local Hampstead and Kilburn CLP. Unfortunately, […]

 
Labour Party Annual Conference 2008

Labour Party Annual Conference 2008

September 25, 2008 at 10:02 am

I had a fantastic time at the Labour Party Annual Conference and I will write about my experience in more detail eventually so please do come back and visit my site soon! I was extremely pleased to have a chance to address Conference on the last day and I spoke […]

 

Olympics Handover Celebration

August 20, 2008 at 2:35 pm

I’m delighted by the impressive performance of Team GB in Beijing and I can’t wait to see many of these athletes compete on our doorstep in 2012. I’m especially proud of Christine Ohuruogu who studied at University College London at the same time as I did. On Sunday (24 Aug) […]

 

Knife Crime

July 18, 2008 at 2:57 pm

It seems like I can’t wake up without hearing yet another story of knife crime on the streets of London. Gordon Brown has spoken about toughening up punishment, toughening up enforcement and toughening up prevention. The £100 million Youth Crime Action Plan set out by the government is a good […]

 

Polyclinics

July 8, 2008 at 6:22 pm

I went to see my doctor at Gower Place Practice in Bloomsbury yesterday and after he reassured me that it really was hay fever that I was suffering from, not some serious chest infection; we discussed the current polyclinic plans. I do agree with him that the plans to close […]