Category Archives: Politics

Budget: Small businesses left on the brink

Responding to yesterday’s Budget, Liberal Democrat candidate for Mayor of London Luisa Porritt said: “This budget was meant to set the pathway to recovery, but it has left millions on the brink. “From bakers to beauticians, hairdressers to pubs – small businesses are the backbone

Sian Berry pledges to drive road deaths in London down to zero

Green Party candidate for Mayor of London Sian Berry has pledged to eliminate deaths and serious injury on the roads of London with a new, more ambitious “vision zero” strategy. Sian claims that the current Mayor’s actions don’t add up to a plan, and points

Porritt: Government willingly undermining London’s economy

Commenting on the news that post-Brexit London has lost its place as Europe’s largest share trading centre, Liberal Democrat candidate for Mayor of London Luisa Porritt said: “It’s disgraceful that the Government is willingly undermining London’s position as a world-leading financial services hub. “You’d think

Sian Berry to create trans rights action plan for London

Green Party candidate for Mayor of London Sian Berry has pledged that she will launch a commission into the needs of trans and non-binary Londoners if elected, to create a trans rights action plan for London. The action plan will seek to remove the barriers