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A busy week!

This week seemed to be one of those weeks where you just wonder where all the hours have gone! On Tuesday I took part in two debates in the House of Commons. First up was a debate secured by my colleague David Lammy on the proposed Crossrail 2 project. I used the debate as an [...]

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An update on the campaign to Save Lewisham A&E and maternity

The couple of weeks since my last update have been very busy for those campaigning to save Lewisham’s A&E and maternity services. Yesterday saw the close of the six-week long consultation on the draft recommendations for the South London Healthcare Trust. In the run up to the deadline, I had been encouraging as many people [...]

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Improving stop and search

This morning I took part in a Westminster Hall debate I organised on the use of  ’stop and search’ by the Metropolitan Police. Since being elected as an MP a number of people, particularly young men and their mothers, have raised this issue with me. They often describe how they have been stopped by the [...]