Business welcomes demand-led work-skills training plan

London First, the influential business organisation representing London’s 300 leading companies, today hailed the Mayor’s draft London Skills strategy as a critical step towards connecting out-of-...

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TfL bid for Metronet contracts - London First comment

Commenting on the announcement that Transport for London has lodged a formal bid to take control of Metronet Tube contracts, a spokesman from London First said: "While TfL’s bid to move the...

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Neighbourhood power can save 3.5 million tonnes of London carbon

London First: Supply waste heat from district energy centres to social housing and hospitals A report to be launched today (Wednesday 22nd October 2008), by business organisation London First...

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Comment on announcement of immigration queuing targets at Heathrow

BAA and the Home Office have today announced a joint initiative to reduce queuing times at Heathrow airport. Baroness Jo Valentine, Chief Executive of business organisation London First, said: "...

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Sir Ian Blair resignation - London First comment

Baroness Jo Valentine is Chief Executive of business group London First, which has developed an innovative mentoring scheme between senior police officers and business leaders, and has commissioned...

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