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Team Lopez meets Minister about Havering parking policy

Since Havering Council first mooted new parking charges for areas of Hornchurch and Upminster, we have been making the Council and its Leader aware of the groundswell of public opposition to the new tariffs in writing and through meetings.

Cystic fibrosis drugs to be provided by NHS

The following letter has been sent to those constituents who have contacted Julia Lopez MP regarding the provision of vital cystic fibrosis drugs, such as Orkambi.

Upminster Station Update

Earlier this summer we recommenced our petition for step-free access at Platform 6 at Upminster station.

London City Airport Draft Masterplan Consultation

Julia Lopez MP sent the following comments in response to London City Airport's consultation upon it's draft masterplan, reflecting on the comments received from constituents who have contacted her regarding aviation noise and environmental concerns.

 

Dear London City Airport,

Vital cystic fibrosis drugs made available

Earlier this morning, the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock MP, announced that the Government had secured an agreement with Vertex Pharmaceuticals to make available all three of their UK-licenced cystic fibrosis medicines; Orkambi, Symkevi and Kalydeco.

Brexit Update - 'Super Saturday' Votes

Julia Lopez MP sent the following reply to those constituents who emailed her about critical votes during the Saturday sitting of the House of Commons on 19 October 2019. 

18 October 2019

Dear Resident,

Latest Romford Recorder Column

In mid-September we hosted our first-ever Older People's Fair at Queen's Theatre, Hornchurch, to bring together a huge range of support groups from across Havering.

Raising concerns about Havering's parking charges

In its February budget, Havering Council decided to change its parking policy by removing in Upminster, Hornchurch and Cranham the existing allowance of thirty-minutes’ free parking.