People who have disabilities often tell me that being assessed for a Personal Independence Payment, to help with the extra cost of living they face, is a stressful experience and sometimes they don't agree with the outcome.
Fly-parking lay-bys is dangerous and horrible for lorry drivers. So I’m pleased that the Government has listened to me and increased fines for illegally parked lorries. This will mean that the local council is no longer being left out-of-pocket for clamping more lorries.
The chief executive of Thameslink has written back to me about the delayed introduction of Thameslink services from Maidstone East. In his letter he says that the new services have been postponed to avoid disruption on existing services.
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