Your Member of Parliament for Harrow East

Andrew Percy MP

AJEX Parade at the Cenotaph 2016

Every year, AJEX (Association of Jewish Ex-Servicemen and Women) hold a Parade and Remembrance Ceremony at the Cenotaph on Whitehall to honour Jewish service personnel who died in in the Second World War. The event also services to highlight their ongoing work supporting ex-service personnel and their families who find themselves in difficulty. Bob attended the parade once again this year alongside Rabbi Lew and a group from Stanmore Synagogue.

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Interfaith Week and WW1 Centenary Commemoration

A packed Zoroastrian Centre in Rayners Lane was host to the Interfaith Week and centenary commemoration of the contribution of all Indian soldiers during the First World War. Bob was joined at the event by Lord Popat of Harrow, Air Attache of the High Commission of India Air Commander Anil Sabharwal, Warrant Officer Ashok Kumar Chauhan MBE – Headquarters Regional Command Aldershot, Warrant Officer John Rock – The Royal Logistic Corps, Air Commodore Dr Fredoon K Amroliwalla, Jack Lynes – Ch...

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St Panteleimon Church's Annual Dinner and Dance

Every year, the Greek Orthodox Church of St Panteleimon on Kenton Road holds a dinner celebration with dancing, and Bob always likes to attend to take part and to support the community. The Mayor of Harrow and the Mayor of Brent also attended the event.

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Remembrance Sunday 2016

Harrow held its Annual Remembrance Sunday parade at the Harrow War memorial outside the Civic Centre and Bob was honoured to once again law a wreath to commemorate the sacrifices of servicemen and women in the two World Wars and later conflicts. He was joined by Lord Popat of Harrow (pictured right).

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NLCS Year 5 Visit Parliament

Parliament's Education Service run tours with additional learning for school groups. North London Collegiate School's Year 5 came down to Parliament and Bob went to meet them in the Education Centre to talk through his role and answer their questions about how Parliament works. Learning resources and information on visiting Parliament for schools can be found online, here.

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Whitefriars School Pupils 'Bin It!'

Litter is an important issue, and so it is vital that the younger generation are encouraged to take pride in keeping their community clean. To that end, Bob was pleased to support pupils from Whitefriars School taking part in the Wrigley’s Bin It! workshop. It is crucial that companies act to ensure that our streets are kept clean, so Bob was glad to see the positive steps that Wrigley are taking to ensure that the younger generation are getting involved in community efforts to keep Harrow tid...

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Meeting with the Romanian Ambassador

As Co-Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Romania, Bob was delighted to welcome the Romanian Ambassador to the UK, Dan Mihalache, to meet with a group of Members and Peers to discuss any matters of concern. Topics raised included the rights of Romanian citizens in the UK before and after Brexit, the situation in Moldova and the upcoming elections in Romania.

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Hindu New Year 2016

Nootan Varsha Na Abhinandan! Bob's annual New Year’s Day Tour of Temples started at the crack of dawn - first stop Stanmore Mandir and ended at the 10th temple visit on New Year’s Day at the Swaminarayan Kingsbury temple. Each temple visited brought out the sense of community involvement, pride and effort put in by hundreds and thousands of volunteers. He also visited the beautiful Shree Mahavir Swami Jain temple that has been in existence for nearly 22 years and paid homage to Pujya Swami ...

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