On Friday 6th March Shabana Mahmood MP will be hosting her spring time Aston Ladies Sweet and Savoury Bake Off. .
The event is open to all ladies of Birmingham and provides an opportunity for women to meet up, have a cup of tea, a chat and a slice of cake or savoury snack.
The event details are:
Location: Birchfield Library, 3 Trinity Road, Aston, B6 6AH
Time: 10.30am – 12noon
If you would like to enter a cake or savoury snack into the competition, please let Shabana know by contacting: 0121 661 9440.
Following the success of last year's jobs fair, South and City College will be hosting a jobs and apprenticeships fair on Wednesday 4 March.
Organisations including the West Midlands Police, British Army, Fujistu, National Express, Birmingham City Council, Topps Tiles, Reed Recruitment, Sertec Engineering, Fairway Care and more will be looking for people to fill full and part time jobs.
The college also have a large number of apprenticeship vacancies available with local employers in a range of industries from customer service, creative media, motor vehicle,... Read more...
Yesterday, alongside apprentices from the new 'Gateway to the City' initiative, Shabana Mahmood MP opened trading at the London Stock Exchange.
The 'Gateway to the City' intiative is a partnership between the London Stock Exchange Group and London-based charity, City Gateway. The new scheme helps young people, aged 16-24 years old, take part in apprenticeships in the financial services industry.
Shabana Mahmood MP said, "I am very encouraged to see the financial services industry providing new and exciting apprenticeship opportunities for young people. The Gateway to the... Read more...
On Wednesday 15th October Breast Cancer Care met with Shabana Mahmood MP at Parliament, after a survey by the charity revealed that the majority (90%) of secondary breast cancer patients are experiencing physical pain, many almost daily.
As part of Secondary Breast Cancer Awareness Day (October 13th), Shabana Mahmood MP attended the event - hosted by Steve Brine MP, co-chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Breast Cancer - to meet with women who have been diagnosed with the disease, and highlight the charity’s campaign and petition. Alarmingly the survey findings reveal that... Read more...
In yesterday’s Opposition Day debate Shabana Mahmood MP set out the measures it will take to tackle tax avoidance in the first months of a Labour Government.
The motion for the debate noted that just one out of 1,100 people who have avoided or evaded tax have been prosecuted following the revelations of malpractice at HSBC bank, which were first given to the government in May 2010.
In the debate, Shabana also called upon Lord Green and the Prime Minister to make a full statement about his role at HSBC and his appointment as a Minister in 2011.
To watch the debate,... Read more...
In an Opposition Day debate this afternoon, Shabana Mahmood MP will set out the measures it will take to tackle tax avoidance in the first months of a Labour Government.
The motion for this afternoon's debate also notes that just one out of 1,100 people who have avoided or evaded tax have been prosecuted following the revelations of malpractice at HSBC bank, which were first given to the government in May 2010.
It also calls upon Lord Green and the Prime Minister to make a full statement about his role at HSBC and his appointment as a Minister in 2011
A... Read more...