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St Paul's Copers Cope World War 1 Memorial

On Friday 30 November Bob Stewart visited St Paul’s in Copers Cope where the Rev Simon Couper showed him the First World War Memorial in the Church.

Survivors Speak Out - 10th Anniversary

Recently at Westminster, Bob attended the organisation 'Survivors Speak Out' 10th anniversary reception. The charity aims to help victims of torture, normally political refugees, get over their appalling experiences and help them settle in the United Kingdom.

Visit to Bishop Justus School

Earlier today, Friday 6 July, Bob visited Bishop Justus School on Bromley Common. There he first met with the Chief Executive of Aquinas Trust, Kathy Griffiths, who has been associated with the school since its foundation as a Church of England foundation in 2004.


Today (Saturday 16 June) Bob Stewart went to the annual Shortlands Station Fair.  At the fair he received his annual pasting in the stocks.  The attached photograph shows the Mayor of Bromley, Councillor Kim Botting, sorting him out!

Living with Arthritis

On Tuesday 20 March I attended a meeting about people living with arthritis. The event coincided with the launch of Arthritis Research UK’s new ‘Ask Us’ campaign, which encourages those living with arthritis to contact the charity and get their assistance.

Freedom to Practice Religion Debate on 1 March 2018

I want to make a slight change from the way other people have spoken. I want to talk about what I have seen as a witness to religious-inspired genocide, particularly between Bosnian Croats, who are Catholics, and Bosnian Muslims, sometimes called Bosniaks.

Towards Free Hospital Car Parking

I am a co-sponsor of the Bill to abolish hospital car parking charges which was led by Robert Halfon, Tory MP for Harlow. The debate on this matter took place yesterday (1st February) and, of course, I spoke in the debate.