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13 Jun 2007

Diane Abbott Welcomes Tougher Sentencing for Firearms Possession
05 Jun 2007

New report highlights failures of “choice policy” to give choice to all parents
01 May 2007

Diane demands the Home Office addresses the family breakdown and educational underachievement at the root of violent crime.
26 Feb 2007

Diane lends her support to the most recent addition to the Children’s Centre initiative in Hackney
04 Sep 2006

Diane Abbott, MP for Hackney North and founder of the London Schools and the Black Child project, is hosting a special black education awards ceremony at the House of Commons on Friday September 8th.
01 Sep 2006

TV personality and MTV DJ Trevor Nelson will be among a galaxy of educational and political speakers at the London Schools and the Black Child conference to be held on Saturday September 9th at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in Westminster.
20 Feb 2006

London’s Mayor, Ken Livingstone, and the Association of London Government have today launched a commission to help tackle child poverty in the capital.
14 Feb 2006

The Home Secretary Charles Clarke today announced that a nationwide knives amnesty will be held between 24 May and 30 June. The amnesty is to be backed up by a tough police enforcement campaign to drive home the message that carrying knives is not acceptable. Diane Abbott MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington welcomed the move but warned that more long-term solutions are also needed.
09 Dec 2005

Diane today welcomed the Government’s announcement of a new register of all children in England.
11 Oct 2005

This morning Hackney MP Diane Abbott visited Tyssen Primary School to mark the beginning of Family Learning Week and the opening of the school’s new family centre.
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