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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