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We’ve got to reconcile growth with air quality in London, says...

Conservative mayoral candidate talks  about key issues facing the Docklands during a visit to Tate & Lyle in Silvertown   Conservative mayoral candidate Zac Goldsmith visited...

Why Damian Green is a victim of London’s policing crisis

The resignation of Damian Green reveals a disturbing trend in London's policing and how it is losing the capital's trust The Metropolitan Police has been...

How debt keeps UK in a frightening state of denial

The first stage of grief is denial. For nearly 10 years since the banking crisis killed an idealised notion of prosperity for all, denial...

Has the curse of Tower Hamlets struck Mayor John Biggs?

Tower Hamlets mayor John Biggs thought he was free and clear of oversight when he bade farewell to the post-Rahman government inspectors. They gave the...

Poor are in poverty because they have no money – duh

According to Rutger Bregman, in his illuminating and upbeat book Utopia For Realists, any number of large-scale experiments in which the poor and homeless were...

Campaigners make plans to disrupt Excel arms fair

Protesters plan to lay siege to the Excel exhibition centre , in Docklands, for a week next week in an attempt to disrupt a major arms...

Between failure and collapse is the best time to act

Events are happening so fast and a US presidency unravelling so quickly that Naomi Klein's new polemic – much like last night’s news – is in...

Something of the night about politicians’ assault

The London Assembly economy committee took the night-time economy champions to task but, in doing so, showed the dark side of the political arts “It’s...

Is Nick Clegg ripe for rehabilitation after atoning for his tuition...

He lost his leadership and his seat but he's still plugging away on inequality issues. Should he be brought in from the cold now? What’s...