London Assembly (Mayor’s Question Time) at the Chamber, City Hall London Mayor and other leading business firms write to Chancellor the Exchequer Philip Hammond, urging him to protect businesses from increases. London Business facing 45 per cent rise in rate in their bills this April and 7,500 businesses are expected to close down. Business rates are a property tax set by the Government based … Continue reading Mayor of London warns London business owners of £900 million business rate hike as a result of the revaluation of funds to the equivalent tax cut for the rest of the Country.
Chancellor Philip Hammond has expressed his thought on the Andrew Marr Show that the UK needs to dwell more in training and up skilled job is to enhance the future of the young people. Technical skills and Education had been neglected for too long says: by the Association of College chief executive David Hughes. This £500m will boost for the raising the quality and status of workplace … Continue reading The government call for the most ambitious education rebirth ever since A-level was introduced and funding is set to increase for training of 16-19 years old by 50%.
On this week’s Vox Extra Jessica talk with #PeterTatchell #LGBT, John meets with the guys from #PoeticUnity. Maame talks slimming sausages and Amirah discussed the need for #housingbenefits for 16-18 year olds in the Capital. Vox Extra – 6th March 2017 (ish) #petertatchell #lgbt #poetrythruunity #housingbenefits https://t.co/Q1jnA5wSbE via @voxradiolambeth — Vox Radio (@voxradiolambeth) March 10, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Continue reading Vox Extra – 6th March 2017 (ish)
White Collar Boxing London was set up in 2010 and follows the format previously set up in the United States Of America, which allows regular working men and women the chance to train and fight like professional boxers. At a Saturday morning training session we caught up with the man behind WCBL, Scott Borthwick and some of the fighters taking part. For more … Continue reading White Collar Boxing London
Whether rain or shine, soak up the best of London’s art in this go-to guide of the top 5 exhibitions happening this spring/ summer in and around Lambeth. Jeff Koons @ Newport Street Gallery 18 May 2017-16 October 2017- Free entry Jeff Koons’ is considered one of the most seminal artists of the post war era. Following in the Warhol tradition, Koons’ work centres around … Continue reading Must See Art In and Around Lambeth This Spring/ Summer
Mayor Sadiq Khan’s final budget proposal draft was debated in city hall Monday morning. The main topic of conversation was about transport, pollution and the amount invested in the police. In regards to transport in London and the TFL, Mayor Khan pledged to over the next five years to; • Make transport more affordable • To adapt bus services without reduction • Extend the Hopper … Continue reading Win for TFL as they receive sum of the budget in hopes to cut congestion and make transport more affordable and convenient for Londoners.
Artists impression of the Thames Estuary Development Mayor Sadiq Khan sets London to be ‘the most film friendly city in the world’ Regeneration Plan to build London’s Largest film studio in Dagenham Film contributed £1.2 million to London’s economy in 2016 1/6 jobs in London are in the Creative industries Scheme announced to help young talent reach full potential Mayor Sadiq Khan has … Continue reading Making London Oscar Ready as Mayor Pledges to Make The Capital ‘ The Most Film Friendly City In The World’