The Streatham constituency contains large parts of Tulse Hill. It is a close-knit community, exemplified by exciting community projects on the Tulse Hill Estate and work of the City Heights E-ACT Academy.
I have written to the Foreign Secretary about the concerning events in Kashmir, calling for the British Government to play its part in helping to mediate and bring the conflict to a peaceful resolution.
I voted for Dominic Grieve’s motion to require the release of all communications to or from the current administration relating to the Yellowhammer No Deal Brexit analysis produced by the Government.
I have written to Lambeth Council with the concerns of a number of my constituents about the problem of flytipping in the area which poses a threat to health and safety.
London is not included in the current Government funding programme for superfast broadband capability across the UK. I have written to the Government to make sure London is included.
I signed EDM 2681 calling on the Government and Commonwealth to provide Hong Kong citizens with a second citizenship and potential place of refuge in response to a violent crackdown on protests by authorities.
I voted with my Liberal Democrat colleagues to pass the Hilary Benn Bill to request an extension to Article 50 if the Prime Minister fails to reach a deal at the European Council.
Hundreds of constituents have got in touch with me appalled at Boris Johnson’s undemocratic moves to shutdown Parliament. I will do all I can to ensure Streatham’s voice is heard and oppose No Deal and Brexit altogether.
I signed EDM 2646 opposing Boris Johnson suspending Parliament and calling for MPs to sit until November to ensure that the people’s voices are heard in the Brexit process.
I signed the Church House declaration of MPs committing to do all we can to ensure the people’s voice is heard in the Brexit process and opposing a Parliament shutdown.
I have written to Andrea Leadsom, Secretary of State for Business, calling for government to intervene in the proposed takeover of British aerospace firm Cobham by a US vulture private equity firm.
I signed EDM 2368 calling on government to fund legal aid costs for the families of victims of terrorism, a campaign started by the family of a victim of the London Bridge attack.
I visited Dilpasand, a great new restaurant on the High Road and one of the few serving Pakistani food in Streatham, to talk about local business, and the challenges of opening a restaurant.