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Giving residents their say in estate regeneration

BlogNews & resources Mairead Carroll, Programme Director, Housing I have lived in east London for the past 20 years, with the last 10 in Newham. Close to where I live stand three tall towers all nearly empty, all in various stages of disrepair.

April 19, 2018 0 comments

Working for a trade deal for business

NewsBlog A year on from Article 50 being triggered, we were delighted to offer members the opportunity to engage with Prof L Alan Winters, Director of UK Trade Policy Observatory, and Stephanie Flanders of Bloomberg, at a discussion hosted by Linklaters.

April 6, 2018 0 comments

Taking stock: Where we are on the road to Brexit

Blog A year ago today, Theresa May notified the European Council of her intention to withdraw the UK from the European Union. With one year to go until the UK’s formal exit, and three years until the benefits of EU membership

March 28, 2018 0 comments

Time for Government to Hear Some Home Truths on Housebuilding

Blog Jasmine Whitbread, chief executive, London First The UK needs to start building 300,000 new homes every year to keep pace with demand and give people a place to call home. The Prime Minister has called on homebuilders to “do their

March 26, 2018 0 comments

Chuka Umunna MP on Brexit: business is too important not to be a loud voice in this debate

Blog Chuka Umunna, former shadow Business Secretary and a London MP who has boldly spoken out to advocate a business-friendly Brexit, recently spoke at a London First dinner.  Following this dinner, he has shared his personal views in the piece below

March 22, 2018 0 comments

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