Christmas transport update

I've been sent a couple of emails from TfL and London Overground about works taking place over Christmas that might affect constituents. I've pasted the relevant bits below. 

London Overground

Sunday 23 – Monday 1 January

Domestic Violence Refuges

I made the following contribution to a debate on domestic violence. Unfortunately I was limited to a two minute speech so had to cut my contribution short.

Julia Lopez (Hornchurch and Upminster) (Con)

Preparing for Christmas at Elm Park Post Office

We had the pleasure of visiting the Elm Park Post Office this morning to check that Christmas preparations were well and truly underway. We met Mr Mashadi and his team as well as regular customer, Reg, whose dad was the last postman in City of London to use horse-drawn post carriage.

Romford Recorder Column

My last column set out the ‘housing asks’ I had of the Chancellor ahead of the Budget to help Havering deliver new homes.

Neuroblastoma - Isla's story

This week I had a meeting in parliament with Michael Hook, father of three-year old constituent, Isla Caton, who was diagnosed this year with neuroblastoma, the disease from which young football fan, Bradley Lowery, also suffered.

Can's Meze Bar nominated for Top Kebab Award

My team and I were delighted to visit Can's Meze Bar in Cranham this afternoon to sample their fantastic lunch menu after being invited by restaurant manager, Kasim, to nominate the restaurant for the British Kebab Awards.