- This is my personal site. I served as the Conservative Councillor for Park Ward, Reading from 2007 to 2011. I have lived and worked in Reading since 1984. For more information see 'About Me'
Gyranraj Rai, a former Gurkha Sergeant Major, became Reading’s first Napalese mace bearer on Tuesday. My fellow councillors and I gave Mr Rai a warm welcome. His father was elected vice-chairman in the Nepalese parliament so it is an honour to … Continue reading
For years residents in roads east of Cholmeley Road in Newtown (which are not currently in the parking permit zone) have been having a problem parking, particularly at night time. Earlier this year I delivered letters to residents asking if people were … Continue reading
Talfourd/Melrose/Belle Avenue & Holmes Road I have been lobbying Cllr Richard Willis, the Lead Member for Transport, for this new limit as I believe these roads, made narrow by cars parked both sides, would be made safer – particularly for children and … Continue reading
Lead Councillor for Culture & Sport, Tom Stanway with Wazir Hussain Palmer Park is a popular library and is particularly convenient for parents and children visiting the playground next door. It is at the heart of the community and I’m delighted that the … Continue reading
The Park Ward parents’ campaign against Wokingham Borough Council’s proposed changes to secondary school admissions has been amazing. They have dedicated a huge amount of time and energy into researching and mounting their well-reasoned objections, for which there has been … Continue reading