Pension cold-calling ban coming soon

Pensioners are increasingly being targeted by organised criminals who seek to scam them out of their pensions, according to the Pension Regulator.

Improving support for disabled residents

The team and I had a very positive visit to Havering Association for People with Disabilities (H.A.D.), a local charity which offers information, befriending and support to disabled people and their carers.

Visiting Emerson Park Academy

We aim to visit all our local schools as soon as possible, and today met head teacher, Scott McGuinness, and members of the senior teaching team at Emerson Park Academy.

Visiting the team at Sainsbury's Hornchurch

This afternoon I visited Tony, General Manager of Sainsbury's Hornchurch, to learn about the store's plans for the future and their community and charitable work.

Behind the scenes at Upminster depot

Perhaps I was a train-spotter in another life, but I admit that one of the things I enjoy most as an MP is the chance to see infrastructure projects being delivered – whether that’s going underground to look at Crossrail works and tunnel-boring machines or poking around brand-new train carriages.

Visiting Nelmes Primary

We aim to visit all our local schools as soon as possible, and this morning went to Nelmes Primary School in Emerson Park to talk to head teacher, Kirsten Cooper, and her team and take a tour of the school.