Tag "Politics"

London mayor race: can Zac Goldsmith catch Sadiq Khan?

The Labour candidate looks on course to win back City Hall for his party but a lot could have changed by 5 May

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What can a London mayor do to reduce strike action on the Tube?

A mayoral candidates’ clash over planned London Underground strikes raises the question of which is best equipped to improve industrial relations

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Sadiq Khan: ‘You make sure you can defend yourself’

In the first major interview of his campaign, Labour’s surprise candidate for mayor of London, one of eight children from a boxing-mad working-class family, talks about his incredible journey

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Goldsmith calls for more affordable homes in London in housing bill

Tory mayoral candidate tells MPs that legislation should require councils to build two affordable homes for every one sold off

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The Tories are trying to kill off our renewable energy boom

Great strides were made under the coalition, but now green investment has collapsed and jobs are at risk – and the Tories’ justification for all this is bogus

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Ed Davey interview: ‘I’m not going to give up on renewable energy’

It’s been quite a week for energy secretary Ed Davey – from Hinkley Point to Grangemouth, with big rows about energy profits and green taxes in between. Guess what … he’s loving it

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Stand up for Kingston Labour in Surbiton

The Kingston Labour Party once more saw Stand up for Labour return to Kingston in support of Lee Godfrey, Labour Parliamentary Candidate for Kingston and Surbiton, and his election campaign. Lee shared a stage with stand-up comedy legends, including Norman Lovett,

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St. James by-election candidates announced

Following the death of Councillor Howard Jones, who sadly passed away on 29th October 2014, a by-election has been called in the Tory stronghold that is the St. James Ward. The by-election is to take place on Thursday 18th December

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