Keeping our capital working for the UK

Can London go it alone?

Should London jettison the rest of the UK and go it alone? Is the capital becoming the next Hong Kong or Singapore – a city state in all but name? In a debate this evening (26 March) organised by...

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Lyons report - response

Baroness Jo Valentine, Chief Executive of London First, responded to the publication today of Sir Michael Lyons’ Review of Local Government Funding. She said: “For London First, it’s a...

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London Olympics: Government urged to 'look after the legacy'

Baroness Jo Valentine calls for a Cabinet-level Olympics Legacy Minister, to deliver the longer term economic and social legacy beyond 2012. Speaking on Thursday (01 March) in a House of Lords...

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Access key to unlocking the Gateway

Crossrail vital to link homes and workplaces A national conference of urban regeneration experts today heard how proposed East-West rail-link Crossrail is the urgent and vital key to unlocking...

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