Keeping our capital working for the UK

Response to Transport Select Committee Tube PPP report

In response to the Transport Select Committee report on the Tube Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Agreements, Baroness Jo Valentine, Chief Executive of London First, said: “The Tube PPP has not...

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From Thames Gateway to Gateway to Europe

Baroness Jo Valentine has today called for the opportunities in East London to be seized and built upon in the run-up to the 2012 Games to ensure the Olympics legacy is secured. Speaking in a House...

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London businesses urged to join new dating agency to compete for £6bn London 2012 contracts

A groundbreaking business ‘dating agency’ was launched today (Thursday) to help companies across London compete for thousands of business opportunities linked to the London 2012 Olympic and...

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Brent Cross and King's Cross regeneration schemes clean up at London Planning Awards

Amongst those celebrating following this year’s London Planning Awards were schemes to clean up and reinvigorate some of the capital’s most deprived areas. The London Planning Awards, hosted...

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Security at 2012 Games: Costs could be kept down by tapping into London’s business expertise

Today (15 January) Tarique Ghaffur, Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner and Olympic Security Co-ordinator, was quizzed on security arrangements at the 2012 Games by London Assembly members....

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