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Prorogation of Parliament

It is well known that I have consistently opposed a No Deal Brexit.  I am disappointed and surprised that the Prime Minister has decided to prorogue Parliament. The Government intends the House of Commons should not sit between 10th September and 14th October. 

UPDATED - Climate Change

At the ‘Time is Now’ climate lobby, one of the issues which was raised with me were reports that the VAT on solar panels was to be increased from 5% to 20%. I have written to the Chief Secretary to the Treasury to ask whether these reports are accurate.

Jeremy Corbyn

Dear Jackie

Thank you for your email.

Worple Road Closure

UPDATE 24-9-19

 

Thames Water have emailed me to confirm they anticipate Worple Road repairs will be completed by 30th September. 

They have also stated that there may be no personnel on site while the concrete sets. 

Heathrow Expansion Public Meeting - Friday 6th September

The consultation on the Heathrow Airport Expansion and a new third runway is now underway. Under the proposals residents here in Wimbledon will be impacted by more noise and more air pollution from more flights.

Prorogation of Parliament

One of the arguments from Brexit supporters was that it would return sovereignty to the UK and to our Parliament. Whatever your view on Brexit is, whether you want no deal, another referendum or a deal, this is a decision that must be taken by our sovereign Parliament.

Ride London 2019 - Sunday 4th August

Ride London returns to Wimbledon and Raynes Park on Sunday 4th August. Please see the flyer below for how this will affect your area.

The all day vehicle crossings will be at:

No Deal

The issue of a ‘No Deal’ Brexit has been raised during the Conservative Party Leadership Election, which has prompted a number of constituents to write in concerned about this.