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.
Speaking in the House of Commons today, Daniel Zeichner, MP for Cambridge, slammed the Housing Minister for the rise in homelessness in the city, which he said so saddens residents and is so hard for those without homes.
24 April 2017Read in full
Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner is to head a high level Brexit roundtable with key life sciences sector leaders in Cambridge to discuss their requests to the Government as part of its negotiations with the European Union.
20 April 2017Read in full
Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner has called on Greater Cambridge City Deal and Cambridgeshire County Council to investigate the possibility of extending a discounted rail season ticket scheme for members of travel association Travel for Cambridgeshire (TfC) to more lines connecting Cambridge.
13 April 2017Read in full
Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner has pledged his support for Bowel Cancer UK’s campaign to urge more people to screen for bowel cancer and save lives as part of April’s Bowel Cancer Awareness Month.
5 April 2017Read in full
Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner this week used a Parliamentary debate to slam Government cuts which will limit access to new medicines for patients.
30 March 2017Read in full
Daniel Zeichner MP is to experience the "Theatre of Plants" at a visit to the Cambridge Science Festival this Saturday (25 March).
23 March 2017Read in full
Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner today asked a Government Minister what progress has been made on securing a data adequacy agreement with the EU.
23 March 2017Read in full
Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner has called for an emergency meeting with Justine Greening MP, the Secretary of State for Education, to discuss the serious shortfall on teacher numbers in Cambridgeshire.
22 March 2017Read in full
Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner is to discuss the post-Brexit future of the UK gaming industry with a leading industry body at a visit to a Cambridge-based games firm today.
17 March 2017Read in full
Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner is to visit the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) to find out about global efforts to eliminate online child sexual abuse imagery. He will learn about the work to remove such content at a visit to the Cambridge-based IWF today (Friday).
10 March 2017Read in full