Valerie raises the Rohingya community in Burma

January 14th, 2015
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On Wednesday 14 January 2015 there was a Westminster Hall Debate on the Rohingya community in Burma. Valerie said: “Everyone acknowledges the superb work that the Foreign Office has done on the diplomatic front and to support a fledgling democracy, …

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Valerie raises A and E funding at Health Questions

January 13th, 2015
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On Tuesday 13 January 2015 at Health Question, Valerie raised the winter pressure funding for A and E. Valerie asked the Secretary of State: “The College of Emergency Medicine says that the extra money the Secretary of State has given …

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Valerie attends Law Society Event

January 12th, 2015
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On Monday 12 January 2015 Valerie attended the Law Society Dinner for solicitors in Parliament. Valerie was admitted in 1984. Valerie said: “The Law Society presented their manifesto to the next Government. They want the next Government to make society …

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Valerie on BBC Sunday Politics Show

January 11th, 2015
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On Sunday 11 January 2015 Valerie was a guest on the BBC Sunday Politics West Midlands Show. Valerie said: “We covered an number of topics including the 2015 General Election, the current crisis in the NHS and the rules around …

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Je Suis Charlie (I am Charlie) Westminster Hall, Houses of Parliament, London, 8 July 2014

January 8th, 2015
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Valerie attended the 12 O clock vigil in Westminster Hall on Friday 8 January 2014 to remember the brutal murders of journalists, cartoonists and other staff of the publication Charlie Hebdo and the police: Valerie said: “MPs and other people …

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Valerie spoke on BBC Radio WM on the “major incident” at the Manor.

January 7th, 2015
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Valerie spoke on Radio WM on Wednesday 7 January 2015 about the crisis in A & E. Valerie said: “The closure of Stafford A & E between 10pm and 8am in December 2011 has led to an increase in patients …

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Valerie questions the GMC at the Health Select Committee

January 6th, 2015

On Tuesday 6 January 2015 the Health Select Committee, of which Valerie is a member, heard evidence from the General Medical Council (GMC) at the annual accountability hearing. Valerie said: “On the topic of complaints, I asked the GMC if …

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Company, Limited Liability Partnerships and Business Names Regulations 2014

January 5th, 2015

On Monday 5 January 2015,a Delegated Legislation Committee, of which Valerie sat as a member, scrutinised the Company, Limited Liability Partnerships and Business Names Regulations 2014. More information about the regulations here: