An MP said he was proud to host artists, writers, actors and comedians from Gujarat, at Parliament.

Harrow West MP Gareth Thomas welcomed people from his constituency to thank them for their contribution to Gujarati art, television and cinema.

Harrow community worker Dilip Chaubal helped to organise the event inviting guests including fellow ministers Suresh Godani and Bhanubhai Jabalia, also from Gujarat, and his holiness Bhogilal Panchal.

Mr Thomas said: “It was fantastic to see how so many different talented people and to thank them for their contribution to the arts.

“It’s clear the Gujrati community have had such a positive impact, not only in Harrow, but across the world.”