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Rehman calls for Emergency Services medal for 2017

Member of Parliament for Gillingham and Rainham, Rehman Chishti, has asked the Leader of the House of Commons if the Government will look at recognising the challenges the emergency services have faced this year with a special medal.

In his question to Andrea Leadsom, Rehman asked:

Rehman calls for Justice on Primodos injury

Following representations by his constituent on getting justice in relation to "Primodos" injury, Rehman asked the Minister to review the findings of the Review, as Justice has not been done nor seen to be done with the proper criteria not being applied. Please see the video here

Rehman asks question on emergency services mental health funding

Rehman thanked the Secretary of State for Digitial, Culture, Media and Sport for the £1.5 million given to the charity Mind this year to support mental health awareness for our Emergency Services and asked for this to be increased going forward. You can view the video here.

Rehman attends Heart Failure drop-in

Rehman was delighted to attend the parliamentary drop-in to meet with organisations looking at helping to address heart failure. 

Rehman meets to discuss learning disabilities

Rehman had a good meeting with Baroness Hollins to learn about her Bill on learning Disabilities Review of Services, joined by Jonathan Blay from the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

Rehman questions the Foreign Secretary on Zimbabwe

Rehman asked Boris Johnson, Secretary of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, if Zimbabwe's future lies in democracy and, if so, wouldn't it be great to see it back in the Commonwealth from which it was suspended in 2002, and withdrew in 2003? Please see the video here

Rehman attends radiotherapy reception

Rehman was delighted to attend the Parliamentary reception on radiotherapy and pay tribute to the amazing professionals who help people at a real time of difficulty. He is pictured with Professor Sharma, Chair of UCL's Cancer Institute, and Catherine.

Rehman supports better training and opportunities for women in football

Local MP supports better training and opportunities for women in football

Member of Parliament for Gillingham and Rainham, Rehman Chishti, attended Betfair’s ‘Fairer Game’ campaign event in the Houses of Parliament promoting better training and opportunities for women in football.

Rehman welcomes Jacob Rees Mogg to CFCC event

As Chair of the Conservative Foreign and Commonwealth Council, Rehman was delighted to welcome Jacob Rees Mogg to speak at a packed event on “Global Britain & Commonwealth post-Brexit” with his brilliant colleague Andrew Rosindell.