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How do we keep the pulse of London beating through Brexit?

BlogMedia centre Matthew Hill, Programme Director, Hospitality, Retail and Leisure, London First London’s retail, hospitality and leisure sectors support more than half a million jobs across the capital and even more across the rest of the UK. London is both a testing

April 21, 2017 0 comments

Deputy Mayor calls for investment into London’s infrastructure

BlogMedia centre Rajesh Agrawal, Deputy Mayor for Business London is the greatest city in the world. We lead the way in business, culture, transport and entertainment; a truly global city that is open and united. But London is not a city without

April 20, 2017 0 comments

Snapping into focus, to get Britain Brexit-ready

BlogMedia centre Jasmine Whitbread, CEO, London First A ‘snap general election’ must be just that; a short diversion, on route to Brexit-ready Britain. Any future government must give business the assurances it is looking for, and not be deviated by political noise.

April 18, 2017 0 comments

Getting real: Four careers lessons from Rio Ferdinand and BT

BlogMedia centre Derek Ray-Hill, London First Business Development Director Even before the EU Referendum result last June, London’s skills gap was a hot topic. Now that Article 50 has been triggered, it’s more like an inferno. Anyone who needs to employ a

April 3, 2017 0 comments

The countdown to being ‘Brexit-ready’ begins

BlogMedia centre Jasmine Whitbread, CEO, London First Today the Prime Minister has set the official Brexit process in motion by triggering Article 50. The clock is now ticking down to March 2019 when Britain will leave the European Union. Over the next

March 29, 2017 0 comments

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