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New research says EU’s Single Market will bring 75,000 new jobs to London

Media centreNews Staying in the European Union would add £13.9 billion to London’s economy and bring 75,000 jobs to the capital, according to a new independent study. The report, Jobs and Growth for London, commissioned by London First from the Centre for Economics

February 8, 2016 0 comments

And the winners are: find out who won our London Planning Awards

Media centreNews The winners of London’s top planning awards were unveiled on Wednesday night. Organised by London First, in conjunction with the Mayor of London, the Royal Town Planning Institute and London Councils, the London Planning Awards is the most prestigious event

February 4, 2016 0 comments

Further runway delays will damage our economy

Media centreNews Treasury Committee chair, Andrew Tyrie, has written to chancellor George Osborne to call for more economic analysis of the costs and benefits of additional runways. Mr Tyrie said the Treasury needed to go further to make the case for more

February 1, 2016 0 comments

London urgently needs better commuter rail services

Media centreNews The government has backed plans for Transport for London (TfL) and the mayor of London to take over operational control of the city’s suburban commuter services from rail companies such as Southern and Southeastern. Inner suburban rail services from London

January 22, 2016 0 comments

Victory on cabs: response to TfL announcement

Media centreNews Proposals forcing private-hire cars to provide booking confirmation details to passengers at least five minutes before pick up, have been dropped by Transport for London. Boris Johnson had announced proposals aimed at tightening regulation of private hire vehicles, but has

January 20, 2016 0 comments

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