1. Highest in London: Police Vacancy Rates Reach 15% in Harrow
New figures obtained by Labour London Assembly Member Joanne McCartney show that in May this year (the latest period available) there were 1,209 vacancies for police sergeants and constables across the capital’s borough forces…Read More.
2. 66 years of the NHS: My story
I was born in the NHS, I’ve worked for the NHS, I’ve used the NHS.
Aneurin Bevan, Minister for Health in the Attlee’s post-war Labour Government, established our NHS with the mission to provide medical care free at the point of need for all Britons. 66 years on the NHS is still going strong and withstanding a relentless Tory-led the assault on its founding values…Read More.
3. Uma Supported by Keith Vaz and Local Shopkeepers
Rt Hon Keith Vaz visited Uma Kumaran in Harrow East today to meet shopkeepers and owners of local businesses in the area.
Mr. Vaz is the UK’s longest-serving Asian MP and attended with members of the BAME Labour Bus, which campaigns for greater political representation for black, Asian, and ethnic minorities…Read More.
4. ‘Help To Buy’ Fails To Deliver In Harrow
New figures released this week show that the ‘Help to Buy’ scheme has been a failure in Harrow, having helped only 11 people purchase homes in the borough since April 2013…Read More.
5. GP Waiting Times: Thousands Left Wait In Harrow
Almost 1 in 7 patients in Harrow waited seven days or longer to see a GP the last time they tried, an official NHS survey has found.
14% of local patients – 33,413 people – faced a wait of a week or more when they phoned for an appointment in the last year…Read More.