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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 […]

 
My year in parliament –The World At One

My year in parliament –The World At One

August 20, 2016 at 3:17 pm

As part of ayear-long Radio 4 series speaking to new MPs about their first year in Parliament, I was pleased to talk to Martha Kearney about my experiences. We covered a range of topics, from Brexit to leadership elections, from Donald Trump to my personal background and the nature 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 […]

 
Kilburn Faiths Forum

Kilburn Faiths Forum

July 29, 2016 at 1:39 pm

Last month, I invited leaders from across Kilburn’s faith communities to Parliament for the inaugural meeting of the Kilburn Faiths Forum. As a group, the forum will explore opportunities for new events and initiatives that bring our respective communities together. The first formal act of the Forum has been to […]