News

Motspur Park Level Crossings - Crossrail 2

Crossrail 2 are considering permanently closing the level crossings on West Barnes Lane and at Motspur Park when the line opens. You can find more details here.

Abortion in Northern Ireland

Abortion remains a highly sensitive issue, regardless of what your view is. It is important that the matter is considered with due care and sensitivity.

Caravan Encampment - West Barnes Lane

I am aware of the traveller encampment at 39 West Barnes Lane, Raynes Park, which is creating a significant amount of disruption and fly tipping.

Major gas works: Approach Road and Grand Drive

I am told that the gas works on Approach Road which began last month are progressing well. 

Their second project on Grand Drive should begin on 23rd July and last approximately 20 weeks. For the duration of this, Grand Drive will be made one-way southbound.

Syria Military Action

I know many of you will share my horror at the chemical attack in Douma, Syria on Saturday 7th April. The images of suffering children and devastated families were horrific.

Free School Meals

There has been a lot of misinformation about free school meals and Universal Credit.

The introduction of Universal Credit offers a less fragmented, more fairly targeted system that will ensure more children will benefit from free school meals. 

Reporting Back: March 2018

Welcome to my latest community email, with news on Wimbledon Police Station, Brexit, Merton Hall, Motspur Park Post Office and more.

Below are just some of the things I have been doing locally and in Parliament since my last email.