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**PLEASE NOTE: MY CONSTITUENCY OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED FROM MONDAY 22ND DECEMBER 2014 UNTIL MONDAY 5TH JANUARY 2015. PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR EMERGENCY CONTACT DETAILS**

Thank you for taking the time to visit my website. As Liberal Democrat MP for Brent Central it is a huge honour and privilege for me to represent local people in parliament.

My team and I are here to help on local and national matters. My office in Willesden Green has moved to 70 Walm Lane, Willesden Green, NW2 4RA and is open five days a week.

Please feel free to pop in to talk to one of my excellent caseworkers about anything from housing issues to fly-tipping. The office opening hours are:

Monday: 10am-12pm

Tuesday: 10am-12pm

Wednesday: 10am-12pm

Thursday: 4pm-6pm

Friday: 10am-12pm

Alternatively, I hold regular advice surgeries in my constituency and details of upcoming surgeries can be found here.

There are also a number of ways to get in touch and I look forward to hearing from you!

Kind regards,

Sarah Teather

Member of Parliament for Brent Central

Telephone: 020 8459 0455

Recent updates

  • Sarah's constituency office will be closed over Christmas from Monday 22nd December 2014, reopening on Monday 5th January 2015. Please find below a list of contact details that should be useful in the event of an emergency.

    Emergency numbers

    In the event of an emergency that threatens life, please call 999

    Article / Dec 19, 2014
  • Sarah and Ibrahim visit Imagefarm

    The Liberal Democrats in Government have fulfilled their commitment to creating two million apprenticeships since the start of this Parliament, Business Secretary Vince Cable announced today.

    To mark the achievement, Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Candidate for Brent Central, Ibrahim Taguri, and Sarah Teather, MP for Brent Central, met with apprentices across the constituency to highlight the diversity in skills development apprenticeship schemes have offered young people in various fields of employment.

    Article / Dec 9, 2014
  • PMB

    Liberal Democrats in the House of Lords have today picked up the baton proposals from Sarah Teather MP in the bed to prevent retaliatory evictions by tabling new amendments to the Deregulation Bill.

    Sarah Teather's Private Members Bill, which sought to prevent landlords from using so-called 'section 21 notices' to evict tenants who make reasonable complaints or request repairs, was was talked out in the Commons, despite cross-party support for the measures.

    Article / Dec 4, 2014
  • Brent Central MP Sarah Teather today welcomed the Government's decision to tackle tax avoidance by large multinational companies.

    Presently, some multinational corporations use aggressive tax planning techniques to avoid paying tax on profits made in the UK. This costs the public an estimated £4.7 billion every year.

    Article / Dec 4, 2014
  • Nick Clegg, Ibrahim Taguri and Norman Lamb at the Brent Centre for Young People

    The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg announced a £150m investment to radically reform the treatment of children and young people with eating disorders and pave the way for the introduction of new waiting standards.

    The transformation fund, which will be rolled-out over five years and has been secured by the Deputy Prime Minister in this year's Autumn Statement, is part of an ongoing campaign by the Government to bring mental health services on a par with physical care.

    Article / Dec 3, 2014
  • Sarah Teather's bill to tackle revenge evictions in the private rented sector was debated in the House of Commons today.

    Speaking during the debate, Sarah said:

    "No one should be evicted for asking their landlord to do basic repairs. No one should be frightened to tell their landlord about a problem for fear of losing their home. No one should be forced to put up with poor conditions because their landlord might retaliate if they make a fuss."

    Article / Nov 28, 2014
  • PMB

    Lib Dem MP Sarah Teather's bill to tackle retaliatory evictions has today been published, ahead of its second reading on Friday.

    The Tenancies (Reform) Bill will stop landlords evicting tenants who make a complaint about essential repairs or poor conditions in their homes. It has cross-party support, and the Government is supporting the bill in principle.

    Article / Nov 24, 2014
  • Lampedusa Boat, Dec 2013

    Responding to the Government's announcement that it will not be continuing support for search and rescue operations to prevent refugees and migrants drowning in the Mediterranean, Sarah Teather MP, Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Refugees, said:

    "This decision is deeply depressing. We would rather let people drown for nothing other than baseless political motives. It shows that when it comes to immigration, the Government has plumbed new depths of inhumanity.

    Article / Oct 28, 2014
  • Local MP Sarah Teather celebrated Diwali with her constituents

    Sarah Teather, MP for Brent Central, has wished her constituents a Happy Diwali.

    Local Lib Dem MP Sarah said:

    "Diwali in Brent is always an exciting occasion, and this year will be no different.

    "With so much suffering and sadness in the world it is wonderful to share in a festival that celebrates the triumph of good over evil. As family and friends come together we are reminded of the important things in life.

    Article / Oct 23, 2014
  • Brent Central MP Sarah Teather has today reacted with concern to news that the Home Office has withdrawn thousands of asylum refusals before appeals.

    In over 3,000 cases in the year to 12 December 2013, Home Secretary Theresa May withdrew her department's decision about an applicant's immigration status as appeals were put in place.

    Article / Oct 21, 2014

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