71 Enfield and 52 Haringey fires caused by faulty white goods in last 5 years

71 fires in Enfield and 52 in Haringey were caused by defective white goods in the last five years, new figures show. Data from the London Fire Brigade revealed that across London over 2,000 fires have been caused by faults with white goods such as washing machines, tumble dryers, and dishwashers since 2011. Local London … Continue reading 71 Enfield and 52 Haringey fires caused by faulty white goods in last 5 years

Joanne McCartney AM celebrates Haringey’s food growing pupils at City Hall

School children from Rokesly Junior School visited City Hall last week to celebrate food growing schools in London. Rokesly Junior School, who were welcomed by Local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, took home a prize for the most enterprising product with their pumpkin chutney and marmalade. The Schools Marketplace at City Hall is in … Continue reading Joanne McCartney AM celebrates Haringey’s food growing pupils at City Hall

Ongoing saga on Bowes Road footbridge continues

Following concerns raised by local residents, I contacted Transport for London for an update on the closure of Bowes Road footbridge. Below is the response I received: "Works commenced on site on 30 March 2016 and all the civil works for the supports to the stairs were completed by 29 April 2016. The next stage … Continue reading Ongoing saga on Bowes Road footbridge continues

W3 and W7 bus routes to become 24 hour services

Responding to Transport for London’s announcement that a new 24 hour service will run on the W3 and W7 bus routes, local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, said: “Local residents should have the opportunity to make the most of all London has to offer, day and night. With this new 24 hour bus service … Continue reading W3 and W7 bus routes to become 24 hour services

Speeding on the A10 – response from TfL

Last month I wrote to the Transport for London Commissioner Mike Brown, once again raising my concerns with the ongoing issue of speeding along the A10 Great Cambridge Road between Carterhatch Lane and Bullsmoor Lane. I have now received a response from TfL to my letter which you can read here.