Help to Buy not to blame for London housing boom

Baroness Jo Valentine, Chief Executive of London First, said the latest Help To Buy figures showed the scheme shouldn't be used a political smokescreen for a much bigger problem in the capital. “...

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Hit the road: why it's right to put up the congestion charge

Commenting on Transport for London’s announcement that it will be raising the cost of London’s congestion charge for the first time since 2011, from £10 to £11.50, David Leam, head of...

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Osborne "hypocrisy" over immigration target

Commenting on the news that UK immigration has remained at 212,000, double the government’s target of under 100,000, Mark Hilton, Head of Immigration Policy at London First,  accused the government...

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London and the EU

The UK needs to be at the heart of the EU if London is to flourish in the future, according our new report, published today. Read the full report: London and the EU Read the Executive Summary...

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Londoners back Cameron's call for tougher Tube strike rules

In the context of David Cameron’s comments on the Andrew Marr Show promising tougher strikes laws, London First asked YouGov to poll Londoners on the recent Tube strike. The results showed...

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