Update on Great Northern poor performance

Following my earlier post on the delays and cancellations on the Great Northern line,   I have now received a response to my letter from Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) with their explanation for the delays to the service. You can read the letter here. The letter explains that the poor performance is a result of on-going issues … Continue reading Update on Great Northern poor performance

Joanne McCartney AM relays concerns about GTR poor performance

I have received a number of complaints regarding the reliability of the Northern Line and, as a regular user myself, I share the frustrations an unreliable train service produces. To get to the bottom of this issue, I wrote a letter to Govia Thameslink Railway about the cancellations and delays on the Great Northern Line. In … Continue reading Joanne McCartney AM relays concerns about GTR poor performance

Response from Joanne McCartney AM to the CQC’s “Inadequate” rating for NMUH

Responding to the CQC’s “Inadequate” rating for North Middlesex University Hospital, Local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, said: “Nobody can say they didn’t see this coming. This is the culmination of years of government underfunding, unnecessary restructuring and the resounding impact of the closure at Chase Farm. “We’ve got a staffing crisis across London’s … Continue reading Response from Joanne McCartney AM to the CQC’s “Inadequate” rating for NMUH

Joanne McCartney re-elected with increased majority

Commenting on their re-election as London Assembly Member for Enfield and Haringey, and the election of Sadiq Khan as Mayor of London, Joanne McCartney said: “I am honoured to be re-elected as the Assembly Member for Enfield and Haringey and I will continue to work hard for local constituents on issues that matter to them. … Continue reading Joanne McCartney re-elected with increased majority

Joanne McCartney AM assists local police with tackling abuses of disabled blue badges in Operation Bodmin

London Assembly Member Joanne McCartney AM recently observed a local police operation in Haringey, tackling disability parking permit fraud for the rights of disabled drivers. So far a success, Operation Bodmin has seen blue badge abusers held accountable and badges confiscated. An important issue for local residents, Ms McCartney was “glad to see action taken … Continue reading Joanne McCartney AM assists local police with tackling abuses of disabled blue badges in Operation Bodmin