Joanne welcomes commitment to get Great Northern devolution moving

The Secretary of State for Transport, Grant Shapps MP, has responded to a letter from London Assembly Member Joanne McCartney, affirming his commitment to draw up a proposal for the devolution of Great Northern train line services. Ms McCartney has been campaigning for a number of years for the devolution of this line to Transport … Continue reading Joanne welcomes commitment to get Great Northern devolution moving

Joanne highlights golden opportunity for rail devolution

London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, has renewed her calls for Great Northern train services to be handed over to Transport for London (TfL). This comes in the wake of a speech delivered by the Prime Minister on Friday (13th September) which revealed the Government’s proposals for the regional devolution of rail services in the North of … Continue reading Joanne highlights golden opportunity for rail devolution

Opening of new White Hart Lane station brings wide-ranging benefits

In response to today’s official opening of the new White Hart Lane London Overground station, local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, said: “I was delighted to be at the official opening of the revamped White Hart Lane station. After five years of hard work, we have a wonderful station which brings improvements to passengers … Continue reading Opening of new White Hart Lane station brings wide-ranging benefits

New water refill stations in Enfield welcomed

Responding to the Mayor of London’s announcement of the 50 locations for new water refill stations across London, including Edmonton Green and Enfield Town stations in Enfield, Local London Assembly Member,Joanne McCartney AM said: “I am delighted the Mayor is funding these new water refill stations. “We must do everything we can to tackle the rising tide of plastic … Continue reading New water refill stations in Enfield welcomed

Part of £100 million fund for Enfield & Haringey businesses

Local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, is calling upon local small businesses to bid for a £100 million funding pot recently launched by the Mayor of London. Ms McCartney said that this funding should provide “the helping hand” that local small businesses need to“face up to the challenges brought on by prolonged economic uncertainty”. … Continue reading Part of £100 million fund for Enfield & Haringey businesses