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Brexit needs business views

BlogMedia centre John Dickie, Executive Director of Strategy and Policy, London First  Getting the right terms for Britain’s future relationship with the EU is the most important challenge any government has had to meet for decades. The election campaign saw little discussion

June 15, 2017 0 comments

London’s overseas property buyers – debunking the myths

BlogMedia centre Steve Cole, Housing Policy Director, London First  The role of overseas buyers in the London housing market has been a press staple over the last couple of years, and the source of much speculation. In 2016, the Mayor commissioned research

June 15, 2017 0 comments

The Battle for No. 10 – over before it began?

BlogMedia centre John Lehal, CEO, Four Public Affairs There is just over a week to go before the general election but the battle for Number 10 is over. I write, of course, about Bank Holiday Monday’s televised almost-debate between Theresa May and

May 31, 2017 0 comments

Housing at the heart of the manifestos

BlogMedia centre Guest blog from David Talbot, Director, FTI Consulting Public Affairs The housing crisis is so daunting in scale, and possible solutions so politically fraught, that historically politicians of all parties have not dared truly tackle it. Policies have tended to

May 17, 2017 0 comments

Equipping Londoners with the skills London’s businesses need

BlogMedia centre Mark Hilton, London First Policy Director, Skills Skills for Londoners is the Mayor’s new scheme to equip Londoners with the skills London’s businesses need. Mark Hilton, member of the Skills for Londoners Stakeholder Advisory Group, speaks to City Hall on

May 10, 2017 0 comments

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