Category Archives: Business

Shaneka Knight ‘Sociology can be too exclusive’

Growing up in London City, Shaneka Knight has seen gentrification take a grip on the city. Her experiences as a child in the Barbican are as she says ‘what set off her Sociological Imagination’ and set her on the path of social activism. In this

Sainsbury’s / Asda merger could push up prices and reduce quality

The CMA has provisionally found extensive competition concerns as part of its in-depth investigation of the proposed merger between Sainsbury’s and Asda. At this stage in its Phase 2 investigation, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has found that the proposed deal could lead to

Changes to London Councils’ executive

London Councils has appointed two borough leaders new roles on its executive. Cllr Georgia Gould, Leader of Camden Council, has been appointed deputy chair of London Councils. She continues in her role as executive member for skills and employment. Cllr Jas Athwal, Leader of Redbridge

One-Day Festival: Learning to Love from The School of Life

On the 16th March The School of Life are hosting a one-day festival of lectures, games and group discussion about learning to love at every stage where Alain de Botton (founder of The School of Life) and Raul Aparici (faculty lead) will be speaking. As