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Activities and Campaigns

ZeroHour’s COP Campaign

As a supporter of the CEE Bill, I’m backing ZeroHour’s COP campaign, which calls on Boris Johnson to make a joint emergency strategy for climate

March for nursery school funding

Today I marched with teachers, parents and unions to deliver their petition to Rishi Sunak calling on long-term funding for maintained nursery schools. Financial uncertainty

Visit to Langdon Park School

It was lovely to meet with students from Langdon Park School this morning. Compelling discussions on topics ranging from mental health care to building international

David Roe lecture

Poplar & Limehouse has a rich maritime history – of being home and haven to so many communities. For 178 years Queen Victoria Seamen’s Rest

Protest outside Uber HQ

Today Uber drivers protested outside Uber’s HQ at Aldgate Tower. At the entrance no one from Uber would accept a letter for their CEO, from

Newsletter 5 October

In this issue, you’ll find out what I’ve been up to over the last couple of months representing you:  (1) Working for Poplar and Limehouse

Letter on One Housing Group merger

Resident voices should be at the heart of any proposals to merge housing associations. I’ve written to the Secretary of State to calling for a

Letter on Poplar Job Centre closure

With the Universal Credit cut looming, it is shocking that the Department for Work & Pensions are planning to close Poplar Job Centre. I’ve written

Protest outside TUIUK

A massive protest through the streets of Brighton and outside @TUIUK – the largest company running charter deportation flights. The message loud and clear: #TUIDropDeportations

Remember Ranjith ‘Roy’ Kankanamalage

Visiting Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park to remember Ranjith ‘Roy’ Kankanamalage, who was murdered in a suspected homophobic hate crime.Any information you may have to bring

Cancel the Universal Credit cut

Families on Universal Credit in my constituency will lose a total of £7m a year when this lifeline is cut. This government is pushing working

View from the house

“I believe that nobody should have to go through the pain that I have been through.” Me for East London Advertiser’s August column.