I recently joined 12,000 local residents in registering my objections to the proposed developed at Bow Common Lane Gasworks. The scale of the proposals will
Activities and Campaigns
I’ve asked the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care questions on the COVID19 testing centre at the Watney Market Idea Store. To view
Living through the greatest crisis our communities have faced, we need alternative policies to challenge this Tory government. I along with colleagues in the Socialist
My column in the East London Advertiser on why I opposed the “Spy Cops” Bill here: View from the house: ‘Spy Cops’ Bill challenges human
Safety at work is a right, not a privilege. 2 million people signed a petition calling for #JusticeForBellyMujinga. Today I have signed a letter by
The highest standards of learning and education should be delivered even during this pandemic. However, carrying out inspections as “business as usual” risks unfairly judging
In Tower Hamlets, Support for Learning Services provide early intervention, assessment and support for children with SEND. The proposal to reduce our Support for Learning
Consultations for schools to become academies are still going ahead despite the pandemic. With many parents without access or skills to use the internet, I
I voted against the Covert Human Intelligence Sources Bill today. This Bill is a danger to our fundamental human rights and undermines democracy.
Yesterday the All Party Parliamentary Groups on Fire Safety and Leasehold & Commonhold Reform met jointly to lobby Minister Greenhalgh. Those in unsafe and cladded
Businesses and traders in my constituency waited months for Discretionary Grant funding to be made available. Having lost months of income during the lockdown, some
Pleased to have kicked off Bromley by Bow Centre’s Cycle Run fundraiser yesterday on World Mental Health Day. Small and local charities are having to find
Local and independent businesses are having to bear the impact of coronavirus. My column on the East London Advertiser here: View from the House: protect
As we mark the anniversary of the Battle of Cable Street, the continuing inequalities and racial injustices of the East London communities that were its
At the heart of ambitious housing targets must be giving agency back to local communities, not leaving these to algorithms. The Westferry Printworks development controversy
4 October 2020 marked the 84th anniversary of the Battle of Cable Street. I have tabled a Parliamentary motion on this below to the Government
Last night, I spoke and voted against Government’s plans to allow undercover state agents to commit even murder, torture & sexual violence.
My statement on the Covert Human Intelligence Sources Bill today.