Category Archives: Politics

Candidates confirmed for Lib Dem London Mayoral race

Luisa Porritt and Geeta Sidhu-Robb will be the two candidates contesting the nomination to be the Liberal Democrat Candidate for Mayor of London, the Party has confirmed. As of 9am today (Thursday 10th September), the shortlisted candidates will be campaigning for members’ votes in a

London Councils opposes ‘potentially disastrous’ planning changes

London Councils has stated its strong opposition to “any moves towards a planning free-for-all”. Responding to the government’s white paper on planning policy, London Councils expressed concern that the changes will severely restrict boroughs’ ability to uphold quality standards and to ensure affordable housing targets

Lib Dems: “Care Workers in Haringey deserve decent sick pay”

Carers workers working on behalf of Haringey Council could be guaranteed decent sick pay for the first time, if a motion proposed by opposition Liberal Democrat councillors is passed. A major renegotiation of the Council’s contracts with third parties that provide care workers to help