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#8 Helping Barking Football Club

 It has been a tremendous honour and privilege to have served the Borough for 20 years today. Coming up to this anniversary I have been reflecting on my time as your Member of Parliament here are just 20 of my greatest achievements.   Barking Football Club Football plays a vital role in uniting a community. I […]

#7 Community Champion Awards

 It has been a tremendous honour and privilege to have served the Borough for 20 years today. Coming up to this anniversary I have been reflecting on my time as your Member of Parliament here are just 20 of my greatest achievements. Community Champions We have some fantastic people in the Borough who are working hard […]

#6 Refurbishment of Barking Park

 It has been a tremendous honour and privilege to have served the Borough for 20 years today. Coming up to this anniversary I have been reflecting on my time as your Member of Parliament and over the next 20 days I will be sharing with you 20 of my greatest highlights.  Refurbishment of Barking Park […]

#5 Opening Starting Point

It has been a tremendous honour and privilege to have served the Borough for 20 years today. Coming up to this anniversary I have been reflecting on my time as your Member of Parliament and over the next 20 days I will be sharing with you 20 of my greatest highlights. Voluntary Organisations are at […]

#4 Christmas Card Competition

 It has been a tremendous honour and privilege to have served the Borough for 20 years today. Coming up to this anniversary I have been reflecting on my time as your Member of Parliament and over the next 20 days I will be sharing with you 20 of my greatest highlights.   Christmas card competition […]

#3 Opening Queens hospital

It has been a tremendous honour and privilege to have served the Borough for 20 years today. Coming up to this anniversary I have been reflecting on my time as your Member of Parliament and over the next 20 days I will be sharing with you 20 of my greatest highlights. #3      Opening […]

#2 Getting babies born in the Borough again

It has been a tremendous honour and privilege to have served the Borough for 20 years today. Coming up to this anniversary I have been reflecting on my time as your Member of Parliament and over the next 20 days I will be sharing with you 20 of my greatest highlights.   Getting babies born […]

#1 Securing extra funding for health services in the Borough

It has been a tremendous honour and privilege to have served the Borough for 20 years today. Coming up to this anniversary I have been reflecting on my time as your Member of Parliament and over the next 20 days I will be sharing with you 20 of my greatest highlights.   When I first […]

20 Years as your MP

   It has been a tremendous honour and privilege to have served the Borough for 20 years today. Coming up to this anniversary I have been reflecting on my time as your Member of Parliament for the next 20 days I will be sharing with you 20 of my greatest highlights.

Queen’s Speech- Fighting for the needs of the Borough

    Last week the Government set out in the Queen’s Speech its programme for the coming year. In the debate that followed I expressed my anger and frustration that once again the needs of Barking and Dagenham have been overlooked. Our needs are great. During my 20 years as your Member of Parliament, we […]