Response to the Davies Commission Announcement

Any decision on airport expansion, whilst controversial, has to be evidence based. It is imperative that we take the time to examine Sir Howard’s…

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I’m running for re-election

Since my election in 2012, I have been hard at work in City Hall and across Ealing and Hillingdon trying to secure the changes I talked to you about during my election campaign…

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Regenerating Old Oak Common

When Crossrail and HS2 arrive in West London, they will meet on a strip of track at Old Oak Common. Any rail commuter along the Great Western Main Line will recognise the area…

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Hanwell Set for More Crossrail Trains During Peak Hours

Crossrail have confirmed to me today that Hanwell station is set to see at least four trains per hour during peak travel times…

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42 days ago

Jeremy Hunt recently gave a speech about the future of the NHS, including reforming the consultant contract to remove the opt-out from weekend working for newly qualified hospital doctors, in order to achieve a seven day NHS service. The Health Secretary’s threat of forcing through contracts for a seven day NHS will only intensify the […]

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42 days ago

The Government is “stealing” £90m of funding for new council homes in London including Ealing and Hillingdon.  The missing money is contributing to a disturbing situation where it is becoming more and more difficult for people in Ealing and Hillingdon to access affordable housing including council homes. Housing Minister Brandon Lewis MP admitted that between 2012 and 2014 […]

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42 days ago

The London Assembly Health Committee, which I chair, has released the ‘Healthy minds, healthy Londoners’ report to call for early intervention and prevention of mental ill health, particularly among young people and those from a Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) background. Mental health needs to be as much of a priority as physical health and […]

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48 days ago

Up to 35,600 children in Hillingdon could be directly affected by Government plans to cut tax credits. The attack on child tax credit forms part of plans to cut £12bn from the welfare budget. In total, the cuts could hit the incomes of 17,900 families in receipt of tax credits in Hillingdon, the vast majority […]

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55 days ago

Last Wednesday, 1st July, I took part in a march organised by Save Our NHS for the closure of the maternity unit at Ealing Hospital. Although, sadly, nothing could be done to halt the closure, the march was an opportunity to thank all the NHS staff in the maternity unit for their hard work. This […]

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Campaigns

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About Me

Read more about Onkar, his background as a GP and the issues he cares about...

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Contact Me

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