Consultation on changes to Merton's NHS

The organisation that runs Merton's NHS (the Clinical Commissioning Group, or CCG) is expected to need to find additional savings of at least £13 million in the 2017/18 financial year. As such are consulting on proposed changes to services in Merton. Areas they are looking for residents' views on...

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Stop closure of NHS Walk-in centre

Merton Council's role in the decision to close the Wilson Health Centre has been questioned, after a top councillor admitted the Council "shares the concerns of residents" about the decision. The Wilson GP surgery and walk-in centre in Mitcham is set to close at the end of March when the contract...

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January Tube Strikes

As at the time of writing, we are expecting a strike by Tube station workers - starting Sunday evening at 6pm and continuing through the whole of Monday. Transport for London (TfL) advise that many stations will be entirely closed. Buses, DLR and Overground will run as normal, but are likely to b...

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