Valerie visited Kashmir Meat & Poultry in Pleck

July 24th, 2016
Pleck Fire

On Saturday 16 July I met with Jamal Hussain the owner of Kashmir Meat & Poultry to offer my support. The butchers was left badly damaged in a fire-bomb attack on Monday 27 June 2016. Mr Hussain escaped injury, but …

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Valerie speaks in the Summer Adjournment Debate

July 21st, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

I spoke in the Summer Adjournment Debate on Thursday 21 July 2016. I raised the concerns of my constituents in relation to Walstead Road, Great Barr and the Broadway campus of the University of Wolverhampton, and called on the Government …

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Valerie raises accountability of public funds at Treasury Questions

July 19th, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

On 19 July 2016, I intervened at Treasury Questions:   Valerie Vaz: ‘The Minister has reeled off a list of moneys going to infrastructure projects in the west midlands. Will he publish a list of all those moneys that he …

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Motion on the Trident Nuclear Deterrent

July 18th, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

On 18 July 2016 the House of Commons debated the Government’s motion to upgrade Britain’s nuclear weapons system by replacing the current Vanguard class submarines with four Successor submarines.   The previous Labour Government made important efforts towards disarmament, almost …

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Valerie unveils new playground at Whitehall Nursery and Infant School

July 15th, 2016
Whitehall Nursery

On Friday 15th July I cut the ribbon at Whitehall Nursery and Infant School new playground. The new playground is an excellent addition to the playground and is surfaced with soft artificial grass to provide a safe area for the …

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Valerie raises the issue of Kashmir at FCO questions

July 12th, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

With recent instances of violence and tension between the two countries, India and Pakistan, most recently, on Monday 11 July 2016 in which 30 protesters were killed and 200 more injured in clashes with security forces in Indian-administered Kashmir, I …

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Valerie attends the Indo-British APPG

July 12th, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

On Tuesday 12 July 2016, I attended the Indo-British All-Party Parliamentary Group annual general meeting and was pleased to be one of the vice-chairs of the APPG.   The APPG is chaired by Virendra Sharma MP.

Valerie chairs Westminster Hall debate on North Middlesex Hospital Trust

July 12th, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

On Tuesday 12 July 2016, I chaired the Westminster Hall debate on North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust, which was moved by Joan Ryan MP who secured the Westminster Hall debate following a Care Quality Commission (CQC) report which found …

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