Valerie writes to Walsall MBC and housing providers on fire safety in Walsall

June 27th, 2017

The tragedy at Grenfell Tower in Kensington is shocking. I have written to the Chief Executives of Accord Group, Sanctuary Group and Walsall Housing Group to ask about fire safety in buildings they manage in Walsall South.   I also …

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Valerie supports campaign for every child to join local library

June 27th, 2017
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I support the campaign run by The Reading Agency to encourage all children to take part in this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, which launches across England and Wales on Saturday 15 July 2017.   This year’s theme is Animal Agents, …

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Valerie attends unveiling of memorial plaque for Jo Cox

June 26th, 2017
Jo Cox Plaque

Jo Cox was a talented and valued colleague and friend. It was an honour to attend the unveiling of a memorial plaque in the House of Commons on Saturday 24 June 2017, near the one year anniversary of her murder. …

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Business Questions 22 June 2017

June 22nd, 2017
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In the first week of a new Parliament, I returned to the Despatch Box as the re-appointed Shadow Leader of the House. I raised various issues with the newly appointed Leader of the House, Andrea Leadsom MP. My speech is …

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Valerie re-appointed as Shadow Leader of the House

June 15th, 2017
Valerie Vaz MP

I want to thank everyone who voted, sent messages of support, and to the incredible team of volunteers, Labour Party members, and my wonderful family for their unwavering support. I am honoured to be re-elected as your MP for Walsall …

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Find your polling station

June 7th, 2017
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The General Election on 8th June 2017 is a choice about the future of our country. Vote and have your say.   Not sure where to vote? You can find your polling station here: http://www.labour.org.uk/index.php/pollingstation?gclid=CIX-qezHqdQCFeu17QodmzYFtA

Vote Labour on 8th June to stand up for the environment

June 6th, 2017
Valerie Vaz

I joined a constituent on Walstead Road and Delves Crescent yesterday whilst he took down an air monitoring tube. This is one of ten air monitoring tubes that have been sampling air pollution in Walsall over the last four weeks …

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Valerie speaks to students at Walsall College

June 5th, 2017
Valerie Vaz

I enjoyed speaking to students at Walsall College on Monday 5 June 2017 about what a Labour government will do for young people.   I told students that a Labour government will abolish university tuition fees from September 2017 and …

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