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Daily Mirror
Top Tory suspended after 'saying Sadiq Khan would treat white people like dirt'for allegedly claiming London Mayor Sadiq Khan would treat people "like dirt".
Top Tory suspended after 'saying Sadiq Khan would treat white people like dirt'
Daily Mirror / Posted 33 minutes ago
for allegedly claiming London Mayor Sadiq Khan would treat people "like dirt". David Dean, a Conservative candidate in the London Assembly elections last month, faces a party investigation after a voter claimed he told him: "as a white man...you... Read more
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Evening Standard
Top Tory ‘said Sadiq Khan would treat white people like dirt’a statement the party confirmed that David Dean, a Merton councillor who stood
Top Tory ‘said Sadiq Khan would treat white people like dirt’
Evening Standard / Posted 2 hours ago
a statement the party confirmed that David Dean, a Merton councillor who stood as the area’s official Tory candidate in the London Assembly elections this month, is facing an investigation. It follows a complaint from a Putney resident that Mr Dean... Read more
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London SE1
Garden Bridge ‘cheaper to build than cancel’ claims Sadiq KhanMr Khan was challenged at Mayor's Question Time on Wednesday by Labour London A
Garden Bridge ‘cheaper to build than cancel’ claims Sadiq Khan
London SE1 / Posted 21 hours ago
Mr Khan was challenged at Mayor's Question Time on Wednesday by Labour London Assembly members Florence Eshalomi and Tom Copley who warned that the case for the bridge had not been made. Sadiq Khan said: "From the point at which I became Mayor, it... Read more
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Londonist
227 Unlicensed Car Drivers In London Have Enough Points For A Ban15,529 Londoners driving without a licence have penalty points on their, well,
227 Unlicensed Car Drivers In London Have Enough Points For A Ban
Londonist / Posted yesterday
15,529 Londoners driving without a licence have penalty points on their, well, record. Information obtained by the London Assembly Conservatives reveals the problem of illegal driving in the capital. The DVLA confirmed that of 69,353 unlicensed... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Nearly 70,000 illegal drivers given points despite not having licenceyear 32,399 unlicensed drivers were issued with penalty points across Britain,
Nearly 70,000 illegal drivers given points despite not having licence
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
year 32,399 unlicensed drivers were issued with penalty points across Britain, according to the DVLA figures. Conservative London Assembly member Steve O’Connell, who obtained the figures, said: “It’s astonishing that anyone caught driving without... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Mayor Khan refuses to pull plug on Silvertown Crossing scheme after Blackwall Tunnel incidentcongestion across east and south-east London until it was reopened this-morning
Mayor Khan refuses to pull plug on Silvertown Crossing scheme after Blackwall Tunnel incident
Newham Recorder / Posted yesterday
congestion across east and south-east London until it was reopened this-morning. Sadiq Khan was challenged at today’s London Assembly Question Time for not pulling the plug on the Silvertown project—which ironically would have been able to... Read more
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Romford Recorder
‘Let’s do it’ – Mayor of London agrees to visit Gallows Corner Havering's London Assembly member Keith Prince at Gallows Corner London’s ne
‘Let’s do it’ – Mayor of London agrees to visit Gallows Corner
Romford Recorder / Posted 2 days ago
Havering's London Assembly member Keith Prince at Gallows Corner London’s new mayor has said he will visit Gallows Corner to see traffic problems for himself. Havering’s London... Read more
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Evening Standard
Southern rail conductors call in sick 1,000 times in a monthOn the worst day, more than 50 staff were off sick, causing 158 trains to be ca
Southern rail conductors call in sick 1,000 times in a month
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
On the worst day, more than 50 staff were off sick, causing 158 trains to be cancelled. Caroline Pidgeon, chair of the London Assembly transport committee, said: “Not only are the conductors creating misery for commuters but they are putting at... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sadiq: Cancelling Garden Bridge would now cost taxpayer twice as muchreturn, he demanded more accessibility. But there remain strong critics of the
Sadiq: Cancelling Garden Bridge would now cost taxpayer twice as much
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
return, he demanded more accessibility. But there remain strong critics of the footbridge across the Thames on the London Assembly, including in the Labour Party, in particular over the procurement process and whether the project was an... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Calls for second flyover at Gallows Corner go to City HallPoll Havering's London Assembly member Keith Prince at Gallows Corner Sadiq K
Calls for second flyover at Gallows Corner go to City Hall
Romford Recorder / Posted 3 days ago
Poll Havering's London Assembly member Keith Prince at Gallows Corner Sadiq Khan will be asked to support calls for a second flyover to ease congestion at Gallows Corner, Romford, tomorrow... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sadiq Khan appoints women in two of his three top rolesat the Home Office, will oversee the Metropolitan Police. Val Shawcross, an ex
Sadiq Khan appoints women in two of his three top roles
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
at the Home Office, will oversee the Metropolitan Police. Val Shawcross, an experienced City Hall operator who sat on the London Assembly for 16 years, will be his number two on transport and deputy chair of Transport for London. Mr Khan will... Read more
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Breitbart
Mayor Khan Flies EU Flag Outside City Hallthreat to Londoners’ jobs, livelihood and security,” by backing a Brexit. Pete
Mayor Khan Flies EU Flag Outside City Hall
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
threat to Londoners’ jobs, livelihood and security,” by backing a Brexit. Peter Whittle AM, the UKIP Group leader on the London Assembly said the decision to fly the flag was “extraordinary,” adding: “I was amazed today to discover that one of... Read more
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International Business Times
EU referendum: Mayor of London Sadiq Khan sparks City Hall flag row of the 28-nation bloc has a positive effect on the capital's environmental well
EU referendum: Mayor of London Sadiq Khan sparks City Hall flag row
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
of the 28-nation bloc has a positive effect on the capital's environmental well-being. But Ukip's group leader on the London Assembly attacked Khan, who succeeded Eurosceptic firebrand Boris Johnson, over the decision. "I was amazed today to... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Barnet’s inquiry into polling day blunder will be a “whitewash”, claims Dismore- a window of opportunity which Mr Dismore said was too short and not sufficien
Barnet’s inquiry into polling day blunder will be a “whitewash”, claims Dismore
The Ham&High Network / Posted 3 days ago
- a window of opportunity which Mr Dismore said was too short and not sufficiently well publicised by the council. The London Assembly last week voted in favour of a motion calling on Camden Council to take over running the referendum in Barnet... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Northern Echo
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Northern Echo / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Kingston Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Oxford Mail
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Streatham Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Bury Times
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Bury Times / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Gazette
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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guardian-series
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
guardian-series / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
63 related stories
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Harrow Times
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Harrow Times / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Harrow Times
Start date for 24-hour tube service announcedis a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
Start date for 24-hour tube service announced
Harrow Times / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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This is West Country
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
This is West Country / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Gazette News
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Bolton News
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
63 related stories
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Wandsworth Guardian
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
63 related stories
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This is Oxfordshire
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
63 related stories
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Lancashire Telegraph
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to supp
All-night Tube service to be launched on two lines in London on August 19
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
is a historic step in our modernisation of the Underground and our work to support London's economic growth." Labour's London Assembly transport spokeswoman, Florence Eshalomi, said: "This is a very welcome announcement and shows what progress... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Newham mayor accuses government of inflicting ‘daily misery’ on borough’s residentsincrease in employment than anywhere else in London.“ His speech was praised a
Newham mayor accuses government of inflicting ‘daily misery’ on borough’s residents
Newham Recorder / Posted 7 days ago
increase in employment than anywhere else in London.“ His speech was praised as “passionate” by the recently elected London assembly member for City and East, Cllr Unmesh Desai. He said: “I am very confident he will rise to the challenges... Read more
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Evening Standard
Brexit 'curry house' row spicing upother businesses,” she alleged. With Mr Cameron having pledged to cut net migr
Brexit 'curry house' row spicing up
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
other businesses,” she alleged. With Mr Cameron having pledged to cut net migration to the UK to below 100,000-a-year, London Assembly Labour member Murad Qureshi also criticised Ms Patel’s warning. He branded “laughable” that Brexit... Read more
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London SE1
Garden Bridge: hundreds at protest meeting but Sadiq presses onpublishing the previously undisclosed full business plan for the Garden Bridge
Garden Bridge: hundreds at protest meeting but Sadiq presses on
London SE1 / Posted 8 days ago
publishing the previously undisclosed full business plan for the Garden Bridge alongside a list of its funders." Lib Dem London Assembly member Caroline Pidgeon � a long-time critic of the bridge � said: "Today's decision is highly... Read more
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Evening Standard
Garden Bridge future secured as project wins Sadiq Khan's backingfar, leaving around £50 million to go. The project has faced criticism, includ
Garden Bridge future secured as project wins Sadiq Khan's backing
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
far, leaving around £50 million to go. The project has faced criticism, including from the National Audit Office and the London Assembly, over public funding and the procurement process. Mr Khan came out against it last September - describing it... Read more
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express
Hundreds of thousands hit by slow internet because EU is helping rural areas ONLYour funding at rural areas instead." Critics accused the Government of abandon
Hundreds of thousands hit by slow internet because EU is helping rural areas ONLY
express / Posted 9 days ago
our funding at rural areas instead." Critics accused the Government of abandoning them. Peter Whittle, UKIP leader on the London Assembly, said: ”Nobody begrudges rural areas proper connection to the web, but as is so often large swathes of urban... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish Greens laugh off rumours Patrick Harvie could be next English party leaderone million votes at last year's general election, is Caroline Lucas, the party
Scottish Greens laugh off rumours Patrick Harvie could be next English party leader
heraldscotland / Posted 10 days ago
one million votes at last year's general election, is Caroline Lucas, the party's only MP. Sian Berry, a member of the London Assembly and her party's candidate in the recent mayoral elections, is second favourite although she has already ruled... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish Greens laugh off speculation that Patrick Harvie is contender for English party leadershipone million votes at last year's general election, is Caroline Lucas, the party
Scottish Greens laugh off speculation that Patrick Harvie is contender for English party leadership
heraldscotland / Posted 10 days ago
one million votes at last year's general election, is Caroline Lucas, the party's only MP. Sian Berry, a member of the London Assembly and her party's candidate in the recent mayoral elections, is second favourite although she has already ruled... Read more
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Daily Mail
Italian politician jokes that Sadiq Khan is a suicide bomberturnout in the history of directly-elected mayors in London. Labour fell one s
Italian politician jokes that Sadiq Khan is a suicide bomber
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
turnout in the history of directly-elected mayors in London. Labour fell one seat short of an overall majority on the London Assembly which scrutinises the mayor, taking 12 seats to the Tories' eight. Greens took two seats, Liberal Democrats... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Natalie Bennett to step down as Green Party Leaderup 21% of the total. New London Mayor Khan will now face scrutiny from Green P
Natalie Bennett to step down as Green Party Leader
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 11 days ago
up 21% of the total. New London Mayor Khan will now face scrutiny from Green Party candidate Berry in her new role as a London Assembly member. © Faversham House Group Ltd 2016. edie news articles may be copied or forwarded for individual use... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Doubts over Thames garden bridge as Sadiq Khan probes £175m projecthis election campaign about the way the procurement process was carried out,” t
Doubts over Thames garden bridge as Sadiq Khan probes £175m project
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 12 days ago
his election campaign about the way the procurement process was carried out,” the spokesman said. Johnson has assured the London assembly that he has always been “neutral” over the bridge and has described the procurement process as open, fair and... Read more
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guardian-series
EU Referendum: UKIP candidate makes his caseto Freddy Vachha, who was UKIP’s candidate in Chingford and Woodford Green at t
EU Referendum: UKIP candidate makes his case
guardian-series / Posted 13 days ago
to Freddy Vachha, who was UKIP’s candidate in Chingford and Woodford Green at the general election and is contesting the London Assembly elections, on why he is backing Brexit. "We never consented to joining an undemocratic, unaccountable,... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Zac Goldsmith returns to constituency amid allegations of running "racist" and "disgusting" London mayoral campaignrepeated, and risible, attempts to smear Sadiq Khan.” But Tony Arbour, who was
Zac Goldsmith returns to constituency amid allegations of running "racist" and "disgusting" London mayoral campaign
Kingston Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
repeated, and risible, attempts to smear Sadiq Khan.” But Tony Arbour, who was re-elected as south-west London’s Greater London Assembly member on Friday, has defended Mr Goldsmith. He said: “I have never heard Zac say any of the things he is... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
London’s first Muslim mayoramong his opponents in the UK Conservative Party’s high command had begun. And
London’s first Muslim mayor
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
among his opponents in the UK Conservative Party’s high command had begun. Andrew Boff, Conservative leader in the London Assembly, the elected body representing residents of the British capital, stated on television that the campaign led... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
City Hall votes in favour of Camden running EU referendum in ‘laughing stock’ Barnetin ‘laughing stock’ Barnet Winner: Andrew Dismore is named as the AM for Barne
City Hall votes in favour of Camden running EU referendum in ‘laughing stock’ Barnet
The Ham&High Network / Posted 13 days ago
in ‘laughing stock’ Barnet Winner: Andrew Dismore is named as the AM for Barnet and Camden. In an unprecedented move, the London Assembly has backed a suggestion that Camden Council should run the EU referendum in Barnet following last week’s... Read more
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London24
‘Ban Barnet Council from holding EU referendum after Mayor election fiasco’ – London Assembly (Photo: Graeme Robertson/Getty Images) The London Assembly has called for Ba
‘Ban Barnet Council from holding EU referendum after Mayor election fiasco’ – London Assembly
London24 / Posted 13 days ago
(Photo: Graeme Robertson/Getty Images) The London Assembly has called for Barnet Council to be stripped of the responsibility of running the EU... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Sadiq Khan to more than double size of London's clean air zoneThe government must now up its game so that the whole country can breathe clean
Sadiq Khan to more than double size of London's clean air zone
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 days ago
The government must now up its game so that the whole country can breathe cleaner air.” Caroline Russell, Green party London Assembly member, said: “While I warmly welcome the mayor’s intention to expand the ULEZ to the north and south... Read more
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