Rachael Stokes

Earlsfield Woman

Flooding on Earlsfield Road: Update

A number of of homes and businesses on Earlsfield Road and Garratt Lane were recently flooded following the heavy rains earlier this summer. Some were completely gutted and remain inhabitable. It … Continue reading

August 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Garratt Park Children’s Centre: my response to the Council’s consultation on children’s centres

Please see below for my submission to Wandsworth Council’s consultation on Children’s centres, specifically its proposal to ‘de-designate’ Garratt Park Children’s centre in Earlsfield. Many thanks to parents and carers … Continue reading

May 23, 2016 · 1 Comment

Is the future of children’s services in Earlsfield under threat?

Wandsworth Council are currently consulting on the provision of Early Years services across the Borough. Part of the proposals include the ‘de-designation’ of the Garratt Park Children’s Centre in Earlsfield. … Continue reading

April 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Derelict land on Earlsfield Road: response from the Council

Long standing residents of Earlsfield will know that the derelict plot on 312-320 Earlsfield Road has been awaiting development for many years, if not decades. I have been periodically requesting … Continue reading

April 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Quietways consultation: my response

Please see below for my submission to the Quietways consultation. Thanks to residents who took part in the consultation process and shared their feedback with me. The proposals are due … Continue reading

February 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Earlsfield station: an update

A number of residents have recently raised concerns with me about ongoing problems with platform / train overcrowding and related concerns about health and safety. Please see below for the … Continue reading

February 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Impact of Crossrail 2 on Earlsfield: response from Network Rail and TFL

Network Rail and TFL have provided a joint response to my questions about the impact of Crossrail 2 on Earlsfield rail services, submitted as part of their recent consultation which … Continue reading

February 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

New baby bank initiative is launched by local parents

An exciting new charity has been launched this weekend by local parents. Little Village aims to provide good- quality, used, baby and pre-school clothes and equipment to families in the Tooting … Continue reading

January 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Have your say on cycle quietways in Earlsfield

The Council has just launched a public consultation on the introduction of cycle ‘quietways’ through the borough. Cycle quietways are a London wide initiative aimed at providing safe and accessible … Continue reading

January 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Earlsfield should not lose out on Crossrail 2: my letter to TFL & Network Rail

Thank you to residents who have recently got in touch with me to share your concerns about the new proposed Crossrail 2 route and its potential impact on rail services going … Continue reading

January 8, 2016 · 1 Comment