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Snapping into focus, to get Britain Brexit-ready

BlogMedia centre Jasmine Whitbread, CEO, London First A ‘snap general election’ must be just that; a short diversion, on route to Brexit-ready Britain. Any future government must give business the assurances it is looking for, and not be deviated by political noise.

April 18, 2017 0 comments

Mayor of London praises businesses’ action on the housing crisis

Media centreNews Last night the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, praised London First’s proactive role in alleviating the impact of the housing crisis on employees across the capital through the Fifty Thousand Homes employer housing pledges. At an event at City Hall

April 7, 2017 0 comments

Crossrail 2: why we’re calling for it, what we’re doing about it

Media centreNews We have been championing investment in London’s infrastructure since London First was established in 1992. Having successfully campaigned for Crossrail’s go-ahead nearly a decade ago, we’re now leading the way for its much needed successor. In the wake of Brexit,

April 6, 2017 0 comments

Getting real: Four careers lessons from Rio Ferdinand and BT

BlogMedia centre Derek Ray-Hill, London First Business Development Director Even before the EU Referendum result last June, London’s skills gap was a hot topic. Now that Article 50 has been triggered, it’s more like an inferno. Anyone who needs to employ a

April 3, 2017 0 comments

The countdown to being ‘Brexit-ready’ begins

BlogMedia centre Jasmine Whitbread, CEO, London First Today the Prime Minister has set the official Brexit process in motion by triggering Article 50. The clock is now ticking down to March 2019 when Britain will leave the European Union. Over the next

March 29, 2017 0 comments

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