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WATCH: Totally Thames sets sail

Media centreNews Totally Thames 2016, a month-long festival of arts, culture and heritage which takes place along the whole river throughout September, has now launched. It includes over 150 events from large-scale art installations on the Thames, through to concerts in secret

September 9, 2016 0 comments

TfL’s Santander Cycles for businesses

Media centreNews TfL’s Santander Cycles bike hire scheme has a new type of account that may appeal to your staff. Business Accounts gives unlimited access to hire bikes for staff. Businesses can choose to buy: Up to 20 pooled keys for £90 each.

September 9, 2016 0 comments

First details of new City Hall team tasked with speeding up housebuilding

Media centreNews Housing was the central issue of the Mayoral election and the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has made it clear that building more homes, particularly affordable homes, is his top priority. During his election campaign, the Mayor proposed setting up

August 24, 2016 0 comments

London’s 24 hour economy could be worth nearly £30bn annually by 2030

Media centreNews London’s 24 hour economy could be worth nearly £30bn to the capital each year by the start of 2030, a new report launched by London First and EY reveals. It is currently worth up to £26.3bn annually, around 8% of

August 11, 2016 0 comments

RMT must cancel its self-indulgent and self-harming Southern Rail strike

Media centreNews The RMT union has proposed a five-day rail strike this week on Southern Rail’s services in a dispute over whether or not modern train doors can safely be closed automatically by the driver. London First’s infrastructure director, David Leam, was writing about

August 3, 2016 0 comments

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