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Public letter on a public vote – from Reading Labour members
A number of  people have been asking Labour Councillors  locally for our views on the current situation on Brexit. Below is the, text of a letter sent to the...
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Please help Save maintained nursery schools
It was bitter-sweet to see the ‘Outstanding’ Oftsted report that Reading Council’s Norcot Nusery again received this week.  Maintained nursery schools like Norcot, Blagrave and...
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Rachel’s Labour Conference 2018 Speech: Working with SMEs
Rachel was a guest speaker at the 'SME4Labour' panel discussion at the 2018 Labour Party Conference in Liverpool. This session, entitled 'How Labour Councils can...
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We must stop Van Tool Theft
When local trades people approached me about the impact that van tool theft is increasingly having on them I knew that there would not be...
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The Rise in Violent Crimes is Linked to Government Cuts to Police Numbers
Worrying figures released on Thursday by the Office of National Statistics reflect the rise in crime in the Thames Valley Police area which includes Reading and West...
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A letter to Mr Sharma regarding Northern Ireland
Following this week's debate in parliament I have today written to Mr Sharma MP to ask him to support the campaign to decriminalise abortion in...
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