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More funding for A&E at St Helier

I am delighted at the announcement of further money from the Government’s £100 million A&E fund being allocated to hospitals across the country including at St Helier Hospital.

Standing up for our excellent local schools

I welcomed the Education Secretary, Justine Greening, to the area to discuss issues with school funding and the crisis in school places that the Lib Dem Council has created in Sutton.

Fighting for decent air quality

Carshalton and Wallington has many beautiful open spaces, but our clean air is under threat from the Lib Dem-backed incinerator in Beddington.

Speaking at 8th Mullivaikkal Remembrance Day

On 18 May 2017 I was honoured to speak at the 8th Mullivaikkal Remembrance Day commemorations in Hyde Park. We must never forget the genocide of Tamils which occurred during the Sri Lankan Civil War and we must do everything we can to ensure justice is served.

Talking transport with Chris Grayling

Chris Grayling, the Secretary of State for Transport, recently came to Carshalton and Wallington to meet local Conservative candidate Matthew Maxwell Scott to discuss trains and more.

Securing St Helier Hospital's future

Matthew Maxwell Scott, the Conservative Party Candidate for Carshalton and Wallington, joined Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt on a visit St Helier Hospital on 3 May 2017.