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Letter to local businesses

In January I wrote to local businesses with an update on the survey I held last year, Crossrail 2, business rates relief and the Employment Allowance

Christmas Bin Collections

Details of Merton Council's bin collection dates over the Christmas period. 

Crossrail 2 Public Meeting

Thank you to everyone who came to my Crossrail 2 public meeting on Monday. Over 200 local residents attended the meeting on a cold December evening, which shows the strong interest many have in this. I think it is crucially important that residents get every opportunity to find out more about Crossrail and ask questions directly of the team. 

Small Business Saturday

I had a fantastic day this Saturday visiting a number of fantastic small businesses across the constituency with the Federation of Small Businesses.

Statement on tonight's vote on Syria

Tonight there will be a vote in the House of Commons to authorise air strikes against ISIL in Syria. Deciding to use military force is not a decision any MP takes lightly, and I have been thinking very carefully about my decision over the past week. I also understand this is an issue on which reasonable people can disagree, and I fully respect the views of people on both sides of the debate.

St Helier Hospital Public Meeting

On Saturday 28th November I held a public meeting with Daniel Elkeles, the Chief Executive of St Helier Hospital so residents could hear about his plans for investing in the hospital’s future and ask questions.