Earlier today (Monday 10th July 2017) Mike Gapes MP (Ilford South) spoke during end of day adjournment debate in the House of Commons yesterday on the future of the A&E department 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 formally state that he will reverse the decision to close A&E at King George’s Hospital.
Watch Mike Gapes tell the Health Secretary to 'stop talking down the medical profession' and 'start defending the doctors'.
MPs and Peers were invited today to attend Westminster Flu Day, a flu vaccine clinic held in the House of Commons, to encourage their constituents to get this season’s flu vaccine in line with Government recommendations.
Mike Gapes MP posed with The Emirates FA Cup at Parliament earlier this week to show their support for breast awareness.
Mike Gapes, MP for Ilford South, joined scientists and other MPs on 16 July for the Westminster launch of an awareness-raising campaign from Alzheimer’s Research UK, the UK’s leading dementia research charity.
Mike Gapes MP has shown his support for improving UK one-year survival rates while attending an All Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer (APPGC) event in Parliament.
Mike Gapes, MP for Ilford South, was one of many legislators who took an HIV test at a ‘Halfway to World AIDS day’ event hosted by the Halve It campaign and the APPG on HIV & AIDS.
Mike Gapes MP attended a Royal Mencap Society reception in the House of Commons to celebrate Learning Disability Week.