Valerie visits St. Paul’s at the Crossing for Ramadan meal

June 3rd, 2017
Valerie Vaz

I visited St. Paul’s at the Crossing on Friday 3 June 2017 to meet and talk with people who are homeless at the annual Ramadan meal.   Reverend Mark Kinder runs these events from St Paul’s once a month but …

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Valerie speaks to passengers at Walsall railway station

June 2nd, 2017
Valerie Vaz

Great response on Thursday 1 June 2017 putting out Labour’s rail policies to passengers at Walsall Station. The Tories’ failure on rail services has hit passengers hard. Carriages are overcrowded, journey’s delayed and ticket prices up 27%.   Labour will …

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Darlaston Health Centre

May 31st, 2017
Valerie Vaz

A concerned constituent contacted me about the entrance to Darlaston Health Centre on Pinfold Street, as access to the practice, particularly for disabled people, had been restricted.   I then wrote to the CQC and CCG and I am delighted …

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Valerie campaigns with Dan Jarvis in Walsall

May 30th, 2017
Valerie Vaz

I am delighted that my colleague Dan Jarvis was able to visit us in Walsall South to highlight Labour’s manifesto policy to fund free parking for patients, staff and visitors by increasing the tax on private medical insurance premiums.   …

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The Labour Party Manifesto 2017

May 30th, 2017
Valerie Vaz

The Labour Party stands up for the many, not the few. How? Read our 2017 manifesto to find out more. Agree with our pledges? Share it now   http://www.labour.org.uk/index.php/manifesto2017

Valerie visits Caldmore Community Garden

May 28th, 2017
Valerie Vaz

I enjoyed visiting Caldmore Community Garden on Saturday 27 May 2017, and seeing the fruit and vegetables flourishing and plenty of bees.   Friends of the Earth were also there. The BBQ and lemon cake on offer at the community …

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Vigil at the Crossing at St Paul’s

May 25th, 2017
Vigil

Reverend Mark Kinder organised and led a vigil at the Crossing at St Paul’s on Tuesday 23 May 2017 to remember those who were killed in Manchester. Everyone who attended was invited to speak. I spoke about how the victims …

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Multi-faith discussion

May 23rd, 2017
Valerie Vaz

I joined a multi-faith discussion, broadcasted by Kanshi TV, to reflect on the Manchester atrocity and talk about the issues that affect each community.   West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner David Jamieson was also on the programme via telephone …

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