News

£10m more for refuges

Following the London Domestic Abuse Summit in Chiswick in the summer, organised by the local MP, Mary Macleod, the Home Secretary, Rt Hon. Theresa May MP, has just announced today £10m funding to go to women’s refuges.

Keep trade local this Christmas

Mary is joining forces with the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) to encourage residents to do their Christmas shopping locally.

New figures show big increase in affordable homes

Mary welcomed new figures showing that 1,350 more affordable homes have been built in the Hounslow Borough since 2010. She is challenging the Council to include affordable homes in all future developments.

Mary takes Aviation Minister to Chatsworth School

Pupils and staff from Chatsworth Primary School took time out from their lessons to tell the Aviation Minister, Robert Goodwill MP, local MP Mary Macleod and the Chief Executive of Hounslow Council about the impact of planes overhead.

Design Mary a Christmas Card!

There's a chance to show off your creative skills this week as local MP Mary Macleod announces a competition to design her 2014 Christmas card!

MP encouraged by continuing progress at Gunnersbury Station

There was more progress this month at the latest meeting of the Gunnersbury Station Action Team, chaired by local MP Mary Macleod. In the latest developments, Network Rail and Transport for London (TfL) have reached an agreement on the position of the station furniture.

More big falls in local unemployment

Unemployment, youth unemployment and long term unemployment in Brentford and Isleworth are all down again this month as the number of people on Jobseeker’s Allowance fell below 1 million for the first time since 2008.