News

We’re giving police officers Tasers to combat assault

Senseless violence has blighted our streets for far too long.Over recent weeks, we have seen police officers attacked while simply doing their jobs. And tragically, one police officer was killed in the line of duty.

6 things to know about our huge hospital building programme

We want to make sure that the NHS is delivering for patients across England. So at the beginning of Conservative Party Conference, Health Secretary Matt Hancock has launched the biggest hospital building programme in a generation to provide the vital care people need.

Sutton Conservatives call for resignation over SEN crisis

Sutton Conservatives are calling for the resignation of the Special Educational Needs (SEN) portfolio holder for the Liberal Democrat administration, Councillor Jenny Batt, following the recent revelations concerning the relationship between Sutton Council and Cognus, the company running the Council’s SEN department.

How can your local station be improved?

Following the disruption linked to railway timetable changes in May last year, Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR), who operate Southern and Thameslink Railways, has contributed £15 million to a fund to provide tangible benefits for passengers at local stations across their network.

Parking Strategy Update

The final stage of the Lib Dem-run Council’s failed parking strategy is about to start in St Helier, Wandle Valley, The Wrythe and parts of Carshalton Central and Wallington North.

Lib Dems back down on N1 van ban

After huge pressure from local residents led by Sandra Ackland and Conservative opposition councillors, Sutton’s Lib Dems have today backed down on banning company vans from parking in residential areas, forcing people out of work.