Local News

Submission to Boundary Comission Second Consultation

The Boundary Commission’s second consultation runs until 11th December.

This is your chance support the Commission’s revised plans which keep Wimbledon together and acknowledge the strong community links across our area.

Brexit Impact Studies

Yesterday morning I appeared on Sky News where I insisted that Parliament and the public should have a right to see the studies the Government have conducted on the economic impact of Brexit.

Wimbledon Police Station Update

Today the Labour Mayor of London has published his report on police station front counters in London, following the consultation which ended last month. You can read the report here.

School Funding

A number of constituents have been writing to me recently about school funding, so I thought it would be useful to put together a summary of the current situation.

 

The National Funding Formula

Motspur Park Barrier

At a recent public meeting expressed frustration at the length of time the barrier at Motspur Park was down before and after a train passed.

As promised, I wrote to Network Rail, and please find their response below.

Reporting Back - October 2017

It has certainly been a busy time both in Wimbledon and in Westminster politics since my last email. Earlier this month we saw the Prime Minister’s speech at the Conservative Party Conference.

District Line Closure - 7th and 8th Oct

This weekend, Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 October, there will be no District line service between South Kensington / Edgware Road and Wimbledon.

Replacement buses will operate:

Service A: Hammersmith - Putney Bridge - East Putney - Southfields - Wimbledon Park - Wimbledon.

High Path Update

UPDATE 9.10.17 - please find below a letter update from the Council about the Merton Estates Local Plan.