Valerie on BBC Sunday Politics Show

June 8th, 2014
Valerie appears on BBC Sunday Politics Midlands

On Sunday 8 June 2014 Valerie was a guest on the BBC Sunday Politics West Midlands Show. Topics for discussion included the Queen’s Speech, Garden Cities, Modern Slavery, the recent Local and European Elections, Fire Service Control Rooms and the …

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Valerie calls on Government to fund insulin patch pumps

June 7th, 2014
Valerie Vaz MP Silverstar

On Monday 9 June 2014, Valerie Vaz MP, Walsall South, called on the Health Secretary to make insulin patch pumps available to sufferers of Type 1 Diabetes on the NHS. The picture shows Valerie with Grace Ryder at the Fayre …

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Cllr Tim Oliver 28 May 1957 – 24 May 2014

June 5th, 2014
Tim Oliver

Valerie attended the Memorial Service for Councillor Tim Oliver, Leader of the Labour Group on Walsall Council, at Walsall Town Hall on Thursday 5 June 2014. Valerie said: “The service was a fitting tribute to a wonderful public servant. Councillor …

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22 May 2014: Local and European Elections

May 27th, 2014
Valerie at a Walsall polling station for 2014 local and euro elections

On Thursday 22 May 2014, 20 Walsall Council seats were contested as well as the European elections. Valerie said: “This year in Walsall there were local elections with one third of the Council up for re-election. The results for Walsall …

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Valerie presents prizes at Khalsa Football Federation Tournament

May 26th, 2014
Valerie gives prizes to men's team

On Sunday 25 May 2014, Valerie presented prizes at the Khalsa Football Federation Tournament. Valerie said: “This was a very exciting tournament ending in a final which went into extra time and a penalty shoot out. The winners were Leicester …

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Valerie backs 48 hour GP appointment guarantee

May 19th, 2014

Valerie has backed the Opposition Labour Party guarantee that every patient will be able to see a GP within 48 hours. Valerie said: “I am pleased that there is a guarantee that patients will be able to see a GP …

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Valerie sits on panel for Mr Speaker’s School Council Awards

May 15th, 2014
Valerie with Mr Speaker and schoolboys

On Thursday 15 May 2014, Valerie was on the panel of judges for the Speaker’s School Council Awards 2014. The photograph shows the student judges Wade and Robin who took time out from their A levels to attend, with Speaker …

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Valerie meets with staff from Kew Botanical Gardens

May 14th, 2014
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Valerie said: “I attended a briefing on the impact of the reduction to Kew’s Grant-in-Aid from Defra. This will an impact on the work undertaken at Kew and on the workforce. Kew’s world-leading scientific endeavours account for more than a …

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