Our community has been deeply disturbed by the abduction of Sarah Everard. In response to Sarah’s disappearance, thousands of women planned to hold a peaceful, socially distanced vigil in Clapham Common Park to remember her and the thousands of women who have been victims of male violence.
Update on Laptops for Learning
From the donations we’ve received to my Laptops for Learning fundraiser, we’ve now managed to provide 37 Chromebooks to school children in the local area. Thank you for your generosity.
Rapid coronavirus testing: get tested, even if you don’t have symptoms
Getting a test is quick, easy, free and COVID-secure. I got tested on Friday and received my results in under an hour.
Ace of Clubs
I paid a visit to Clapham Common homelessness hub Ace of Spaces to discuss the challenges they’re preparing for over the coming winter.
Coronavirus – Laptop Donation Drive
I’m calling on Streatham businesses and residents with any spare laptops, iPads and tablets to donate these to local children who are struggling to get access to remote learning.
Spotlight on Education: Further Education and Free School Meals
With the budget coming up, it’s vital Labour put pressure on the Conservatives to invest properly in education to meet basic educational needs and unlock the full potential of everyone in our area.