Fabian Hamilton - Member of Parliament for Leeds North East
Fighting for fairness justice and equality

News & Views

Windrush Statement

Responding to the treatment of the Windrush Generation by the Home Office, Fabian Hamilton MP said:   "Some of the largest communities of the ‘Windrush Generation’ and their children is based in Chapeltown in my Leeds North East constituency. Many came to Britain following the Second World War to help rebuild this country, while others served alongside British troops in the First and Second World Wars. They have paid their taxes, their national insurance and have contributed so much more to our society. They are effectively citizens of this country who have been wrongfully put in detention, denied health care under the NHS and, in some cases, deported in error.  It is a disgrace that so many people from  the ‘Windrush Generation’ are now being asked to prove that they can remain in this country. This has been allowed to happen on the current Home Secretary’s watch, and it is… Read more

Statement on Anti-Semitism

"Anti-Semitism is an extremely serious issue for both the Labour Party and for the whole of society. Being very proud of my own Jewish heritage, I am concerned that members of the Leeds Jewish community have raised their deep worries about anti-Semitism with me. Like all my Parliamentary colleagues, I… Read more

Fabian Hamilton MP withdraws from University of Leeds event

Following the announcement of industrial action by the UCU on Friday 23rd February, Fabian Hamilton MP has withdrawn from the British Foreign Policy Group panel due to take place on the day at the University of Leeds. Mr Hamilton said:   “Following the decision of the UCU to strike on… Read more