Keeping our capital working for the UK

London First comment on TfL's river crossing consultation

Commenting on TfL’s consultation Baroness Jo Valentine said: “We welcome this consultation, but let's be clear. East London needs at least one new river crossing. A tunnel at Silvertown would...

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London First calls for Government to hold off London borough CIL for three years

London First has called on the Government to suspend the introduction of the borough Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) in London for three years. In a letter to Eric Pickles MP, Secretary of...

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Comment on Gatwick Airport's annoucement

Commenting on the news that Gatwick Airport plans to assess the option of building a second runway, Baroness Jo Valentine, Chief Executive of London First said: "Anything that could increase runway...

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London First response to TfL's budget.

Baroness Jo Valentine, Chief Executive of London First said: "Transport for London are making decisions today which matter to every Londoner. Businesses, taxpayers and especially commuters are...

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