Local News

Future jobs as part of Roehampton Regeneration

This month I met with officials from JobCentre Plus to get an update on how the roll out of Universal Credit will work locally.  If you ever have any concerns or problems locally with UC or any other benefits payments, do get in touch. 

Roehamtpon Regeneration Update

I had several meetings this month on the regeneration of the Alton Estate in Roehampton.  The plans for the regeneration have now had feedback from residents through recent workshops which were held to get a better understanding of what people want to see for the area.

Road Safety around Putney Hill

Over the last week, I’ve been leafleting the Putney Hill area about suggestions for improved road safety. If you have any concerns or ideas for improvement, get in touch!

Moped Crime Update

I have written to the Police Minister Nick Hurd to clarify what the police are able to do in relation to moped crime following a meeting with local residents and the Borough Commander of the Metropolitan Police.  

Update on EU Withdrawal Bill

I wanted to provide an update on the European Union Withdrawal Bill which passed its second reading in the House of Commons this month.  The overall purpose of the Bill is to make sure we don’t have any legal “holes” when we leave the EU.

Anti-Social Behaviour on Wildcroft Road

I have received regular complaints about flytipping, abandoned vehicles and car break-ins in the road. In turn, this sort of anti-social behaviour often attracts further incidents of potentially more serious criminal activity.

Southfields Post Office Update

As many of its local customers and residents may be aware, the Post Office site in Southfields was under threat of having to close temporarily at the end of September.

An Update on the Parson's Green Attack

I wanted to provide an update on the terrorist attack that occurred on our branch of the District Line at Parson’s Green station this morning as I know many local residents use the District Line and may have been caught up in the incident.

Anti-Social Behaviour on Wildcroft Road

If you live or park on or near Wildcroft Road, I want to hear your views following an increase in complaints about anti-social behaviour in the area. I've been out delivering this letter over the last few days and hopefully you have received one already.