Archive for category: Issues

HS2 Update – Finchley Road Lorries and House of Lords Committee

HS2 Update – Finchley Road Lorries and House of Lords Committee

September 15, 2016 at 4:48 pm

As the High Speed Rail 2 Bill bulldozes its way through Parliament’s committees, my determination to prevent the chaos it will bring to our area remains undiminished. Though residents and representatives have secured significant concessions, HS2’s impact on Camden and Brent remains unacceptable and profound. The national picture is as […]

 
Time to end the extra costs for Disabled people

Time to end the extra costs for Disabled people

September 14, 2016 at 9:50 am

For years, politicians have talked about a cost of living crisis in Britain. Soaring energy bills, extortionate rent repayments and the growing cost of the weekly shop have left many walking a financial tightrope. For many disabled people and their families, the cost of leading an independent life poses a […]

 
CS11 – Update

CS11 – Update

September 6, 2016 at 1:25 pm

I have continued my engagement with Transport for London (TfL) following the publication of their initial consultation report on Cycle Superhighway 11. I am keen to support moves to make London a cycle-friendly city. There have been far too many fatalities and serious accidents for any lawmaker to be content […]

 
Changes to the 13/82 bus route

Changes to the 13/82 bus route

August 24, 2016 at 8:33 am

A number of transport projects will affect our local area in the coming years, and I am keen to act upon residents’ concerns every step of the way. This includes considering how changes to existing services affect day-to-day life. I am therefore concerned about TfL’s proposal to get rid of […]

 
Campaign to End Homelessness

Campaign to End Homelessness

August 18, 2016 at 2:42 pm

Londoners will be only too aware of the enormous growth in homelessness in recent years. According to Department for Communities and Local Government statistics, this is because rough sleeping in London is more than twice what it was in 2010. I believe radical solutions are needed to address homelessness and […]