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A Six-Point Plan for Growth

News Archive As appeared in the Telegraph By Baroness Jo Valentine Lower growth forecasts and Sir Mervyn King’s warning of “years more turmoil” will no doubt leave the Government facing yet more questions on how it plans to kick-start the economy. With

August 15, 2011 0 comments

Business leaders urge action to protect London’s reputation, and a rethink on spending cuts

News Archive Business leaders in London have tonight called for urgent action to be taken to address reputational damage caused by rioting. In a meeting with Mayor, Boris Johnson, influential campaign group, London First pressed for additional funding to be provided to

August 10, 2011 0 comments

Baroness Jo Valentine makes the case for further expansion at London’s airports

News Archive As appeared on BBC Daily Politics, 13 July 2011 Air travel is the life blood of business in the capital – from multi-national companies to restaurants. But even with the increased use of technology such as video conferencing, demand will

July 13, 2011 0 comments

The search is on to find a new star at London’s planning Oscars

News Archive Entries are now open for the 2011/12 London Planning Awards, the annual competition to celebrate the best in the planning world – crucial to creating and maintaining the world class livability of the UK capital Last year’s awards received unprecedented

June 23, 2011 0 comments

Response to Sir Roy McNulty’s review of rail

News Archive Responding to Sir Roy McNulty’s report on Rail value for money Baroness Jo Valentine, Chief Executive of London First, which has set up a Commission to examine London’s links to the rest of UK and wider world, said : “These

May 19, 2011 0 comments

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