Rachael Stokes

Earlsfield Woman

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

Parking permits: my question to Wandsworth Council

An Earlsfield resident contacted me via this website with a query about the payment of parking permits. I therefore submitted the following question to Wandsworth Council at this month’s council … Continue reading

December 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Formula E: why it became more than about a car race

Last night, the majority of Wandsworth Council members voted to allow the return of Formula E to Battersea Park next year. This is a disappointing outcome. I voted against the … Continue reading

December 10, 2015 · 2 Comments

The Wandle Trail’s ‘missing link’: my question to Wandsworth Council

Below is a written response from Wandsworth Council’s Cabinet Member for Community Services, Cllr Jonathan Cook, to my question on the Wandle Trail’s ‘missing link’, submitted at the Council meeting … Continue reading

October 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Flytipping: my question to the Council

A number of residents have raised concerns about flytipping in their neighbourhood and problems with reporting. I therefore tabled a question to the Cabinet Member for Community Services, Cllr Jonathan … Continue reading

October 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Women in Politics Revisited: follow up letter to the Leader of Wandsworth Council

Further to my letter to Cllr Govindia, Leader of Wandsworth Council, in May of this year (to which I have not received a direct response) I have now sent a … Continue reading

October 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fixing Earlsfield’s ‘missing link’: letter to Merton Council

Further to my earlier post regarding the Haslemere Industrial Estate redevelopment in Merton, I have signed a joint letter from the Wandle Valley Forum on behalf of local groups and councillors to the Cabinet … Continue reading

October 3, 2015 · Leave a comment