I was proud to see our city, and others across the country, standing in solidarity with the people of Palestine, who have the right to live free from oppression and occupation. The UK Government must listen and take action to end the violence and secure lasting peace.
Thanks to Five X More’s amazing advocacy work, Parliament will debate Black Maternal Health for the first time in its history next Monday. It was a privilege to chair their public meeting last night. In case you missed it, here’s the video in full.
This week, I joined local campaigners to oppose the sell-off of Streatham GP surgeries to American healthcare giant Centene.
Everyone over the age of 11 who lives or works in Lambeth should take a Covid-19 PCR test as soon as possible.
This weekend, I visited the Streatham Library pop-up vaccine clinic organised by Valley Road surgery, where it was good to see some familiar faces, including brilliant volunteer David, who I met a month ago or so when I visited the Baldry Gardens clinic.
This weekend, I paid a visit to the South London Islamic Centre to see their pop-up vaccine clinic in action. It’s absolutely essential that we maximise vaccine uptake across our community so it was great to see people from different faiths coming together to get their first dose.