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Report calls for new ways of delivering residential density in London

Media centreNews A report from GIA and London First has called for supplementary guidance on the daylight and sunlight levels that new residential developments are expected to receive, specific to the needs of an urban environment. Current national guidelines, published by the

May 25, 2017 0 comments

The party positions on business priorities

Media centreNews The UK’s three biggest parties have now published their manifestos, outlining their positions on London First’s priorities to keep our capital globally competitive. All three parties have recognised the importance of boosting skills to driving growth across the UK. The Conservatives have

May 18, 2017 0 comments

Business chiefs from the North West and London unite to demand greater devolution

Media centreNews Press Release 15 May 2017 In a joint letter to the political parties, business chiefs have called for greater devolution to UK cities and regions as the next government focuses on Brexit negotiations. The North West Business Leadership Team, representing

May 15, 2017 0 comments

Spring snapshot of the London economy

News Our London Economic Panel convened last week, for its spring update from the Bank of England and GLA. Members were taken through a detailed picture of the London and wider UK economy, which presented cause for both optimism and caution.

May 4, 2017 0 comments

London business lays down manifesto challenge

Media centreNews Ahead of this year’s political manifestos, influential business group London First has set out a manifesto for how the next government can keep London working, growing the economy and getting the UK into the best possible position ahead of Brexit

May 2, 2017 0 comments

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