Health Committee hears evidence on the impact of physical activity and diet on health

February 3rd, 2015
Valerie Vaz MP

On Tuesday 3 February 2015 the Health Select Committee, of which Valerie is a member, heard evidence as part of their inquiry into the impact of physical activity and diet on health. The Committee heard evidence from representatives from NICE, …

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Urgent Question on Guidance for “Major Incidents”

January 28th, 2015
NHS UQ 28Jan15

On Wednesday 28 January 2015 the Opposition was granted an Urgent Question asking the Secretary of State for Health if he will make a statement onwhat guidance has been issued by NHS England on declaring a major incident. Valerie asked: …

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Valerie in roundtable discussion with Moroccan Parliamentary Delegation

January 28th, 2015
Morroco Meeting 28Jan15

On Wednesday 28 January 2015, Valerie took part in a Roundtable Discussion with a delegation from the Moroccan Parliament. Valerie said: “The Speaker and other MPs from the Moroccan Parliament visited the British Parliament. The Speaker said that the delegation …

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Saddle up, Walsall FC off to Wembley.

January 28th, 2015
Walsall go to Wembley 27Jan15

On Tuesday 27 January 2015 Valerie was at the Bescot Stadium to watch as Walsall FC drew 0-0 to Preston North End to earn their first visit to Wembley in the Club’s History. Valerie said: “It was an amazing performance …

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The Speaker’s School Council Awards

January 27th, 2015

Valerie was on the panel of judges for the Speaker’s School Council Awards 2015. Valerie said: “I was delighted to participate in the shortlisting of these awards. The Education Service did a wonderful job shortlisting the large numbers of entries …

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Valerie Debates Governance of the House Report

January 23rd, 2015
GoveranceDebat22Jan15 2

On Thursday 22 January 2015 Valerie as a member of the Governance Select Committee spoke in the debate on the report of the Select Committee. Valerie Vaz MP said: “The House of Commons Governance Select Committee was set up after …

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Valerie Supports #UnitedAgstEbola

January 22nd, 2015

On Thursday 22 January 2015 Valerie attended the #UnitedAgstEbola event in Parliament. Valerie said: “#UnitedAgstEbola is an initiative to bring together influential people from all walks of life, to raise funds for ebola virus and disease education in the whole …

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Health Select Committee publishes Complaints and Raising Concerns Report

January 21st, 2015

On Wednesday 21 January 2015 the Health Select Committee, of which Valerie is a member, published their report into Complaints and Raising Concerns. Valerie said: “The Committee heard that the current system for complaints handling remains variable and is overly …

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