Archive for category: Press

My article for the Ham and High on Labour Party Conference 2014

My article for the Ham and High on Labour Party Conference 2014

September 29, 2014 at 12:53 pm

I recently wrote an article for the Ham and High, which was published on the day after Labour Party Conference. You can read it here, or via their website at www.hamhigh.co.uk. As my train pulled into Manchester Piccadilly, I started thinking about Emmeline Pankhurst, a leader of the Suffragette movement […]

 
Letter to Iain Duncan Smith MP

Letter to Iain Duncan Smith MP

February 12, 2014 at 11:26 am

Last week I wrote a letter to Iain Duncan Smith MP, to invite him to meet with me to discuss the impact of welfare cuts on our constituency. Unsurprisingly, he turned down my request. Dear Iain Duncan Smith, I believe that you will be visiting my constituency Hampstead and Kilburn […]

 
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 […]

 
West Hampstead tube demonstration

West Hampstead tube demonstration

August 18, 2013 at 10:11 am

I was pleased to join London Young Labour outside West Hampstead station to protest against the proposed ticket office closures. Radio and TV presenter Amy Lamé joined us to express her concerns. As the Labour PPC for Hampstead and Kilburn and resident, I feel very strongly about the plans to […]

 
Labour Local Government Conference

Labour Local Government Conference

February 20, 2013 at 9:21 am

I really enjoyed chairing a session at Labour’s local government conference in Nottingham recently. I was lucky to have had some fantastic leaders on my panel including Sir Richard Leese, Tudor Evans, Steve Cowan and Toby Perkins MP.