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Mayor’s Supplementary Planning Guidance launched

Blog Steve Cole, Programme Director- Housing February saw the deadline for consultation responses to the Mayor’s new Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG) on affordable housing and viability. The finalised document has now been published. Background The core of the SPG remains very

August 18, 2017 0 comments

Immigration announcements; more smoke and mirrors?

BlogMedia centre Mark Hilton, London First Policy Director, Skills Immigration policy is undoubtedly the huge hurdle in Brexit negotiations, and the number one priority for business. This week, Amber Rudd set out to reassure business leaders, with the promise of an implementation

July 28, 2017 0 comments

Unlocking the potential of public space in our West End – a new sense of urgency

Blog Cynthia Grant, Project Director,  New West End Company London is a most dynamic city, with evolving public realm being very much part of this. Our streets and public spaces not only allow people to get around efficiently and comfortably, but also

July 13, 2017 0 comments

Why we need a passenger-focussed Aviation Policy Framework

BlogMedia centre Liam McKay, Director of Public Affairs, London City Airport London City Airport operates in a highly competitive environment, not just in London, but across the UK, Europe, as well as with other modes of transport. Airports cannot expect loyalty, it

July 12, 2017 0 comments

London can’t wait: Government must act to unlock Stansted’s potential

Blog Tim Hawkins, Corporate Affairs Director, Manchester Airport Group (MAG) As owners of London Stansted Airport, we have seen passenger numbers and our network of international connections grow rapidly over recent years. Offering more choice and lower fares for Londoners has

July 11, 2017 0 comments

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