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Salford Conservatives welcome Sajjad Karim MEP

Sajjad joined Salford Conservative members in Ellesmere Park for a Brunch to raise money for the upcoming local and general election campaigns and to discuss priorities for the local area. Hosted by Chairman Anne Broomhead and husband Andrew, it was all hands on deck in the kitchen as a constant stream of delicious fry ups were consumed by a … [Read More...]

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Manchester Council of Mosques re-launched at crucial time for all communities

Sajjad attended and spoke at the re-launch of the Manchester Council of Mosques, held at Manchester Town Hall yesterday. The MCOM represents the established mosques in Manchester and it is the gateway to Manchester’s Muslim community. The launch was opened by Chair of MCOM,  Qadri Chohan talking about the importance of MCOM, unity and … [Read More...]

Backing European Parliament’s call for better labelling on processed food

Sajjad and his Conservative colleagues are backing the European Parliament’s calls for the Commission to introduce new measures to improve labelling on foodstuffs containing processed meat. The measures, if pursued by the European Commission, would oblige producers of processed products such as lasagne and cottage pies to give clear information … [Read More...]

Sajjad with local Conservative Candidate Cllr Lisa Cooke, who has fought to represent local residents

Sajjad welcomes Dayhulme Biomass plant postponement

Sajjad has welcomed today's announcement that following discussions involving Trafford Conservatives and the Peel Group, plans to start construction at the Barton Renewable Energy Plant have been put back. The delay follows a decision by Peel to investigate whether the biomass plant can be made to operate more efficiently by generating heat as … [Read More...]

Sajjad Karim MEP: “Paris to Peshawar, Mumbai to Madrid, we stand united against terrorism”

The EU standing shoulder to shoulder with Pakistan against terrorism was the key message from the new European Parliament resolution which was voted through by MEPs today in Strasbourg. The resolution was drafted in response to the horrific Taliban school attack in Peshawar last month and comes in the aftermath of the shootings in Paris last … [Read More...]

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Saj meets NFU Cumbria members in Westmorland

Sajjad was recently invited to speak at the Annual Dinner of Cumbria National Farmers Union. The event, held at the Westmorland Hotel, was well attended with over 100 farmers travelling from across Cumbria, who were joined by NFU officers from as far as Cheshire. Saj joined Kevin Beaty who farms near Penrith and was No 3 candidate on the … [Read More...]

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Paris shootings – Europeans come together in a sign of unity

Following the terrorist shootings in Paris this week, Sajjad spoke with Philippa Thomas on the BBC World New Tonight programme. In the interview he commented on the reaction of Europeans to these atrocities and proposals that will be put in place by the European Union and its member states: “First of all of our thoughts are with the … [Read More...]