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Mike Gapes MP (Ilford South) shares his thoughts on the recent Grenfell Tower tragedy and on fire regulations.

Grenfell Tower tragedy and fire regulations

Mike Gapes MP (Ilford South) shares his thoughts on the recent Grenfell Tower tragedy and on fire regulations. Read more

Council Leader Jas Athwal together with local MPs Mike Gapes and Wes Streeting have written an Open Letter to Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Health calling on him to formally state that he will reverse the decision to close A&E at King George’s Hospital.

Local MPs for Ilford and Council Leader call on Jeremy Hunt to stop closure of the A&E at King George Hospital

Council Leader Jas Athwal together with local MPs Mike Gapes and Wes Streeting have written an Open Letter to Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Health calling on him to... Read more

Ilford South MP Mike Gapes believes grammar schools, boundary changes, pensions and Brexit will all be different now following the General Election.

Mike Gapes MP talks to Time 107.5 about the Queen's Speech

Ilford South MP Mike Gapes believes grammar schools, boundary changes, pensions and Brexit will all be different now following the General Election.

Ilford South MP, Mike Gapes, today attended a street surgery and met with concerned residents and businesses to hear plans by the police and the council’s enforcement team to tackle prostitution on Ilford Lane.

Mike Gapes MP supports residents calls for urgent action to tackle prostitution on Ilford Lane

Ilford South MP, Mike Gapes, today attended a street surgery and met with concerned residents and businesses to hear plans by the police and the council’s enforcement team to tackle... Read more

Yesterday (Wednesday 14th June 2017) Mike Gapes was sworn in as a Member of the House of Commons.

Mike Gapes takes Oath of Allegiance

Yesterday (Wednesday 14th June 2017) Mike Gapes was sworn in as a Member of the House of Commons.

Thank you to my constituents in Ilford South. I am humbled and honoured by my largest ever vote, 43,724, largest vote share, 75.8%, and biggest ever majority of 31,647. Congratulations to Wes Streeting too on his magnificent victory in Ilford North.

Mike's Ilford Recorder column (15/06/2017)

Thank you to my constituents in Ilford South. I am humbled and honoured by my largest ever vote, 43,724, largest vote share, 75.8%, and biggest ever majority of 31,647. Congratulations... Read more

Mike Gapes MP discusses the Queen's speech & Donald Trump with BBC Essex's Dave Monk.

Mike Gapes MP discusses the Queen's speech & Donald Trump with BBC's Dave Monk

Mike Gapes MP discusses the Queen's speech & Donald Trump with BBC Essex's Dave Monk.

Mike Gapes delivers his victory speech after it was announced he had increased his majority in Ilford South to more than 30,000 votes.

Mike Gapes delivers his victory speech

Mike Gapes delivers his victory speech after it was announced he had increased his majority in Ilford South to more than 30,000 votes.

The aim of the terrorists is to weaken our resolve and undermine our democratic values. These values are what they really hate. Daesh terrorists don't want young people to enjoy music, they detest our western values of equality, democracy and diversity and they hate our modern society.

The Times Red Box: Election campaign shows we’re fighting for the democracy that terrorists hate

The aim of the terrorists is to weaken our resolve and undermine our democratic values. These values are what they really hate. Daesh terrorists don't want young people to enjoy... Read more

I am absolutely appalled and devastated by the recent terrorist attack in Manchester. The deliberate targeting of our children and young people is the act of an evil criminal. My heart goes out to all those affected and their loved ones.

We must not allow terrorists to undermine our democracy

I am absolutely appalled and devastated by the recent terrorist attack in Manchester. The deliberate targeting of our children and young people is the act of an evil criminal. My... Read more

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