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Visit to Hindu temple

I'm campaigning to represent everyone here. In the last couple of days I've visited a mosque, two churches, a gurdwara and a Hindu temple used by people here. I've met lots of people, religious and not, all over the constituency.

Visit to Oadby Mosque

I and the team were up at Oadby mosque yesterday - meeting worshippers and the Imam, and later also local muslims from businesses here.

Working for good community relations

It was great to meet members of the Sikh community last Sunday at Gurdwara Shri Guru Harkrishan Sahib Ji.

Now, more than ever, it's important that we all work for good relations between all the different faiths here.

Neil O'Brien interviewed on Kohinoor FM

Great to be interviewed on Kohinoor FM this morning. Sital and I talked about making a success of Brexit, and keeping a strong economy & NHS. We also talked about the importance of working for good community relations.

Cricket in Mowlsey

Nice to be able to take a moment out from canvassing in Mowsley to see a bit of Laughton & Mowsley CC vs Queniborough - cracking summer afternoon in the beautiful Harborough countryside.

Straw bales in Newton Harcourt

Nice to see massive turnout for the Leicestershire & Rutland YFC event up in Newton Harcourt today. Pic below of them going it hammer and tongs in the straw bale moving contest. They will be dancing until late if you fancy a visit...

Fostering our sense of community

One of the things that makes this such a special place is the really strong sense of community. There is a huge amount of voluntary and charity work here, and I’m standing to support that.