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NHS Winter Champions

This month, I had a number of meetings with local NHS organisations including the South West London Mental Health Trust, the South West London Health and Care Partnership Alliance and I attended the Wandsworth Health and Care Design Event.

Resident's Survey

Putney is a great place to live and both as a local resident and MP I am working hard to make a difference in our community.

Anthony Nolan's Communities vs Blood Cancer

Every 14 minutes someone is diagnosed with blood cancer and last year over 2000 people needed a stem cell or bone marrow transplant, so this month in Parliament I joined the Anthony Nolan organisation who are campaigning for more people to register as stem cell and transplant donors.

Meeting with the Police

Today I met with Chief Superintendent Sally Benatar, head of the South West London Borough Command Unit which includes Wandsworth, and with Superintendent Peter Gardner and Safer Neighbourhoods lead Inspector Barrie Capper.

Roehampton Playing Fields Update

Over the last year I've been working with the Roehampton Playing Fields Community Trust, residents, and community groups to help the Trust come up with a plan to develop a sustainable and viable alternative proposal to run the playing fields.

The Creditworthiness Assessment Bill

Today I introduced a bill into the House of Commons. The Creditworthiness Assessment Bill is a simple but powerful change which would create a level playing field for 15 million renters to get fair access to credit.

Meeting with Wandsworth Clinical Commissioning Group

I met with Dr Nicola Jones and James Blythe of Wandsworth Clinical Commissioning Group to discuss local NHS and GP service provision, and some of the local issues that residents have raised with me, including mental health provision and the link with schools.