Daniel Zeichner MP
MP for the City of Cambridge constituency.
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"It is a huge privilege to represent the people of Cambridge. I will always strive for the best for our progressive and tolerant city."
Daniel Zeichner, Cambridge MP
Daniel started his working life in IT, he's worked in both the public and private sectors and run his own business giving him a wealth of experience.
Daniel has worked with Cambridge campaigners on a series of high-profile issues in the city. He is a leading voice against privatisation of local health services. He is campaigning to make Cambridge a Living Wage City. He took the LifeWorks campaigners to Westminster as part of their successful campaign to save their vital local service.
Daniel was a councillor for eight years and was chair of a school governing body for seven years. He has been a trustee of a carers organisation in Cambridge. He is a keen environmentalist and is an executive member of Labour’s national environmental campaigning group making the case for a shift to a greener tax policy. He is a constitutional reformer, and runs a Labour group campaigning to reform the House of Lords.
Outside politics Daniel is a keen sportsman, he enjoys cycling and walking and was a promising middle-distance runner in his youth. He is a lifelong and long-suffering Crystal Palace supporter, but is increasingly enthused by Cambridge United where he is a season ticket holder. He enjoys music, particularly at Kettles Yard.
Daniel Zeichner, MP for Cambridge, will today (Thursday) be welcoming and joining the Committee on Exiting the European Union in Cambridge to hear from key industries as to what the impact of Brexit will be on research and innovation.
18 January 2018Read in full
Daniel Zeichner, MP for Cambridge, has welcomed the decision announced today to allow St Philip’s CofE Aided Primary School to remain a local authority supported institution. This decision to not academise the school comes after months of parent protest, and a parliamentary debate this week in which Mr Zeichner blasted the academisation consultation and process.
12 January 2018Read in full
EF Education First welcomed Daniel Zeichner MP to a graduation event for students completing their course in business English at EF’s Executive Language Institute in Cambridge.
18 December 2017Read in full
Daniel Zeichner, MP for Cambridge, has this week taken part in the Royal Society’s Pairing Scheme. This initiative pairs scientists with MPs, and they shadow each other, first in Westminster, in order to learn more about how policy is made and how politics works. Later, MPs get the chance to join the scientists in their work places to learn more about scientific research.
7 December 2017Read in full
Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner has announced the winner and runners-up of his 2017 Christmas card competition and will be congratulating them all in person for their contributions over the coming weeks.
4 December 2017Read in full
Daniel Zeichner, MP for Cambridge, will attend the Memorandum of Understanding signing today with Huawei Technologies, BT and the University of Cambridge. The signing will be followed by a tour of the University's Engineering Faculty.
17 November 2017Read in full
Daniel Zeichner, MP for Cambridge will attend the third annual Pumpkin Festival tomorrow (Friday) at Sainsbury’s (Coldham’s Lane, Cambridge) to launch the week-long activities at the ‘Feed the 1000‘ event. The Cambridge Pumpkin Festival is an initiative by Cambridge Sustainable Food (CSF) and the events during the week will highlight the importance of food sustainability.
19 October 2017Read in full
Daniel Zeichner, Member of Parliament for Cambridge, will be visiting Pets at Home (The Beehive Centre, Coldhams Lane, Cambridge CB1 3ET) in Cambridge today (6 October 2017) at 11:00 am to support the first week-long Autism Hour, which is being coordinated by the National Autistic Society (NAS).
6 October 2017Read in full
Daniel Zeichner, Member of Parliament for Cambridge, will visit the popular Clarendon Arms in Clarendon Street today (Friday) after nominating its chef, Rook Gouldie, for the Parliamentary Pub Chef and Young Pub Chef of the Year Awards.
25 August 2017Read in full
Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner is to host the inaugural meeting of Cambridge Bus Forum tomorrow (Saturday 29 July) at the Cambridge Central Library. The forum will bring together bus users, including young people, older people, and the visually-impaired, alongside representatives from Cambridgeshire County Council, Stagecoach and Whippet.
28 July 2017Read in full