Greater London Authority

  • South-east authorities raise fears of 'grinding to a halt'

    30 January 2020

    Post-election rhetoric of ‘levelling up’ areas of northern England by the Government has caused concern among councillors in the south-east.

  • London leaders in devolution call

    26 November 2019

    Local government leaders and think-tanks in the capital have called on General Election candidates to commit to greater devolution.

  • Can Boris the Brexiteer revert to Boris the inclusive Mayor?

    19 June 2019

    Mike Burton has two questions. Will Boris bring some of his trusted former local government leaders to No 10 to give the support that proved so successful when he was Mayor? Will he, once elected by his Brexiteer party, swing back to the old Boris?

  •  How we’re delivering homes for social rent

    25 March 2019

    Peter Matthew says Hounslow LBC’s housing delivery plan aims to secure ‘5,000 new, affordable homes by 2022, including 3,000 homes for social rent and the Mayor’s London Affordable Rent’.

  • Lambeth leader steps down to run anti-violence unit

    14 January 2019

    Lambeth LBC leader Lib peck has announced she will be stepping down to take on a new role at the Greater London Authority.

  • Khan under pressure over failing housing targets

    28 November 2018

    Controversy over London’s housing crisis is set to intensify, with a new report by the London Assembly’s housing committee attacking Mayor Sadiq Khan’s failure to meet targets on affordable housing.

  • Digital exclusion is London’s challenge

    28 November 2018

    Exclusive: A new survey of London councillors shows digital exclusion is seen as their biggest challenge – and suggests there is some way to go before most residents fully trust public sector bodies to handle data securely. Ann McGauran reports

  • Government open to 'ground-up' London reorganisation

    23 October 2018

    The Government is ready to discuss reform of local government in London, MPs have been told.

  • Modular homes offer hope

    10 October 2018

    London's councils are working together to procure modular housing as high-quality temporary accommodation for homeless households. Cllr Darren Rodwell believes it is the first such collaboration in the UK