Valerie receives confirmation of new Postbox outside Moxley Post Office

August 8th, 2014
Valerie Vaz MP

Valerie Vaz MP said: “I arranged a meeting with residents and Mr Richard Lynds of Post Office Ltd after residents contacted me with concerns about the relocation of Moxley Post Office. Some residents welcomed the relocation and others were opposed …

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Statement on Gaza

August 5th, 2014

Valerie has issued this statement on Gaza: “Many of you have contacted me about the terrible situation in Gaza, more than on any other issue. It was unacceptable for Israel to bomb a UN school. The loss of life of …

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Valerie signs Wildlife and Countryside Link’s Marine Charter

August 5th, 2014
Marine Charter

Valerie has signed the Wildlife and Countryside Link’s Marine Charter. Valerie said: “I support the Wildlife and Countryside Link’s call for the swift designation of a representative and well managed Ecologically Coherent Network of Marine Protected Areas in UK seas …

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Valerie raises flawed council consultations and health issues in Parliament

July 24th, 2014
Valerie Vaz MP

On Tuesday 22 July 2014, Valerie raised flawed council consultations and health issues in Parliament during the Pre-Recess Adjournment Debate. Valerie said: “I raised the issues of consultations by local authorities, the NHS, and access to treatment and services at …

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Individual registration now introduced.

July 24th, 2014
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Valerie is encouraging everyone to register to vote following the implementation of Individual Electoral Registration. For the first time it is now possible to register to vote online. Valerie said: “Individual Electoral Registration has now been introduced in the UK …

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Valerie raises Burma at Foreign Office questions

July 23rd, 2014
Valerie raises Burma at FCO questions - Tues 22 July

On Tuesday 22 July 2014, Valerie asked the Minister of State for the Foreign Office, Rt. Hon. Hugo Swire MP, for an update on Burma. Valerie said: “Could the Minister update the house on the violence in Mandalay, Burma earlier …

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Valerie signs Srebrenica Memorial Day Book

July 20th, 2014
Valerie signs Srebrenica Memorial Book

Valerie signed the Remembering Srebrenica Book of Pledges in commemoration of the 1995 Srebrenica genocide. The book signing took place in the House of Commons and different locations across the UK during Remembering Srebrenica Memorial Week (6-13 July). Politicians from …

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Valerie Speaks at an Elderly Care Conference

July 14th, 2014
Elderly Care 2014

On Monday 7 July 2014 Valerie spoke at Elderly Care 2014, a conference organised by the British Journal of Hospital Medicine. The conference focused on the clinical implications of ageing and its relevance to practice. Valerie was asked to talk …

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