Following the appalling act of terrorism in Christchurch, New Zealand on 15 March, the Government has today announced a boost to funding for next year’s Places of Worship Protective Security Fund. It is set to be doubled to £1.6 million.
There has been a lot of concern about College Farm in recent months. In January, an application was made to Barnet Council to list the farm as an Asset of Community Value. This was accompanied by a petition that attracted 3,276 signatories.
On Wednesday, there were votes in which I did not take part. I didn’t vote as I was ‘paired’ with a Labour MP who had to leave to be with their family. This is in accordance with longstanding Parliamentary convention.
This morning, Mike held one of his regular supermarket surgeries at Sainsbury's, North Finchley. There was a busy stream of people looking to engage with their Member of Parliament on a wide-variety of issues, both local and national.