Brake joins British Red Cross community reserve volunteers

Tom Brake MP has put his money where his mouth is and joined a new British Red Cross community reserve volunteers’ scheme. The Red Cross aim to create a national network of people ready to help in a local emergency.

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Brake: How to put the brakes on fraud

Fraud hit nearly 500 people in Carshalton & Wallington last year and 300,000 people nationally.

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Brake questions GTR about rail chaos

Carshalton & Wallington MP Tom Brake met with senior managers from GTR and Network Rail yesterday and put several questions to them about the ongoing rail timetable chaos.

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Grayling should ‘walk the plank’ over rail chaos

Tom Brake MP called for the Transport Secretary to walk the plank during an Urgent Question in the House of Commons yesterday about the ongoing chaos brought on by GTR’s new rail timetable. 

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Brake: Transport Sec in ‘parallel world’

Carshalton & Wallington MP Tom Brake has slammed the Transport Secretary for living in a ‘parallel world’ as the RMT call for him to be sacked.

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Gibraltar’s Vulnerability is Growing

I landed in Gibraltar with a heavy heart. Fifteen months on from my first exploratory visit to see how Brexit was affecting it, I had no good news for the people of this British Overseas Territory.

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Brake: Nobody Should Face Dementia Alone

Tom Brake MP threw his support behind Dementia Action Week last week, pledging to stand with all those affected by dementia in Carshalton & Wallington.

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Wheelchair user Sal Brinton secures Govia Thameslink U-turn for disabled passengers

Liberal Democrat Party President Sal Brinton and MP Tom Brake have welcomed news that Govia Thameslink has withdrawn its unlawful guidance for dealing with disabled passengers, but warned greater enforcement is needed.

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Lib Dems urge Government to implement health report on obesity

Responding to the Health Committee's report on obesity, Liberal Democrat MP Tom Brake said: 

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Pressure on UK Government to ban single-use coffee cups

Responding to the news that the Scottish Government has banned single-use coffee cups in their buildings, the Liberal Democrats have called for the UK Government to match the commitment.

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£400 million for St Helier

£400 million for St Helier

Join me in demanding the money St Helier Hospital needs so it can be fit for purpose with new, modern facilities.

Save Our Pharmacies

Save Our Pharmacies

Local pharmacies offer a huge range of services that take pressure off GPs and hospitals

Stop School Cuts

Stop School Cuts

Our children's education is at risk from school funding cuts