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Championing business priorities in Westminster

News This week, members of the London First team met with key policymakers in Westminster to champion the priorities for London business. We had a positive meeting with the Chairman of the Conservative Party, Brandon Lewis, highlighting the priorities for getting

April 20, 2018 0 comments

A capital year of achievement celebrated at London First awards

News Battersea Academy of Skills Excellence, Russ Shaw, founder of Tech London Advocates, and the Night Tube among the winners The seventh annual London First awards have celebrated achievements in skills and employment, transport, healthcare and business leadership across the capital.

April 20, 2018 0 comments

Promising to build new homes will unlock support in London elections

News Polling ahead of 3 May elections finds 43% of London’s voters are more favourable towards a candidate who backs new homes Housing is key election battleground but candidates underestimate public support for new homes Majority of Londoners agree more homes

April 11, 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

Boldly seeking the best Brexit deal for business

News As London First continues to work towards getting the best possible Brexit deal for Business, we met with a number of London’s Labour MPs this week for a warm and open discussion, on our shared priorities. With exactly one year

March 8, 2018 0 comments

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