It was great to catch up with the team at Streatham Space Project today, which will be opening its doors in September with social distancing in place.
Too many young people in Streatham have nowhere to go, nothing to do and no one to help them with their problems. Clubs like Hussein’s provide a vital community service, giving them something to do and somewhere to go.
I visited Trinity Academy up on Brixton Hill, where I took a tour of the facilities with staff and got the chance to talk to sixth-form science students.
On Friday, Bell delivered the first round of donated laptops and tablets from her technology donation drive to Jubilee Primary School.
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.
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.