Brights Ideas Trust

Chuka attended Metropolitan Lambeth and the Bright Ideas Trust’s ‘Pitch your Idea’ competition which saw young local people pitch their business ideas. The winner and runner up won £2000 and £1000 to go towards their businesses. Continue reading

Fair Funding for Schools rally

Chuka attended a rally on Streatham Common organised by Fair Funding Lambeth against Conservative funding cuts to schools. Continue reading

Streatham Common Paddling Pool

Chuka visited Streatham Common for the annual paddling pool opening organised by Streatham Common Co-operative.  Continue reading

Streatham Wells Primary School

Chuka visited Streatham Wells Primary School where Google were demonstrating Google Expeditions, a new virtual reality system that uses your phone. Continue reading

St. Bernadette Catholic Junior School

Today Chuka visited St. Bernadette Catholic Junior School to take questions from pupils and to hear their opinions on the political issues of the day. Continue reading

Albert Carr Gardens Walkabout

  Chuka met with local housing officials, councillors, and residents of Albert Carr Gardens estate to see for himself local issues and concerns, such as housing, that constituents have been contacting him about. Continue reading

Blenheim Gardens

Chuka visited the Blenheim Gardens to talk with local residents and London Assembly member for Lambeth Florence Eshalomi about issues affecting the estate. Continue reading

Hitherfield Primary School

Chuka visited his old Primary School Hitherfield to talk to their School Council and help out in the school canteen. Continue reading

School of Communications

Chuka went to the School of Communications 2.0, where he met the Dean Marc Lewis and students who have designed a personal security device.  Continue reading

Youth engagement

Chuka met with local young people from across Lambeth to discuss political engagement, including lowering the voting age, the the European Referendum, and Brexit.  Continue reading