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Busy Monday

January 28, 2008 at 11:21 pm

Had a really busy day at work. I do a lot of casework in my job where I deal with constituents’ problems, ranging from public transport to local police. The hot topic today was housing, so I was dealing with issues such as noisy neighbours, disabled access (or lack thereof) […]

 
Environmental concerns

Environmental concerns

January 28, 2008 at 1:00 pm

When talking to local residents, one issue that keeps cropping up in conversation is the environment. Yesterday I had the opportunity to have an extended meeting with Deputy Mayor of London Nicky Gavron, to discuss local green issues throughout both Fortune Green and Camden as a whole. I’ve met Nicky […]

 
…and a busier end!

…and a busier end!

January 27, 2008 at 10:02 pm

In the morning I had a great street canvassing session, talking with Fortune Green residents with my team of local Labour Party members. Several people mentioned the issue of different speed-limit signs in close proximity to each other on Mill Lane, which could lead to confusion and traffic accidents. I […]

 
A busy start to the weekend…

A busy start to the weekend…

January 26, 2008 at 9:00 pm

Early in the morning I met with the (brilliant) local Labour party members and Sarah (my agent) to discuss the leaflets that we will be distributing in Fortune Green in the run-up to the election. The biggest problem was cramming everything I wanted to say onto one piece of paper! […]

 

The beginning

January 25, 2008 at 11:00 pm

Even though I could hardly sleep after the excitement of last night, by the time I was on the tube to work I was already planning my work schedule around my campaign. In what must have been the most productive lunch-break of all time, I went from Westminster to Camden […]