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LDN Weekly – Issue 40 – 1 August 2018

BROKEN RECORD

Recurring themes from London's political and planning spheres seem to dominate this week’s issue of LDN - and look set to remain hanging in the summer air as business begins to wind down (even for our MPs, as hard as some may try to convince us otherwise).

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LDN Weekly – Issue 39 – 25 July 2018

ALL ROADS LEAD TO CITY HALL

Or at least it feels like it in this week’s issue of LDN, in which the vast majority of stories relate to the Greater London Authority (GLA).

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LDN Weekly – Issue 38 – 18 July 2018

THE (E)STATE OF PLAY 

With the London Assembly and Parliamentary recess just around the bend, we started the week here at LCA thinking that it would be a relatively quiet one – and were very much mistaken. That’s London for you.

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LDN Weekly – Issue 37 – 11 July 2018

FOOTBALL 

…unavoidably features in today’s newsletter, as it does pretty much everywhere else today, as fans eagerly await the World Cup semi-final between England and Croatia.

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LDN Weekly – Issue 36 – 4 July 2018

IT MUST BE MONSOON SEASON

As the temperature continues to rise in the capital, the Conservative party’s candidate selection process for the London mayoralty also begins to heat up. 

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LDN Weekly – Issue 35 – 27 June 2018

KHAN’T TOUCH THIS

The ‘Sadiq 2020’ team will be thrilled by today’s news that Conservative front-runner Justine Greening has ruled herself out as a candidate for the London Mayoral contest in two years’ time. 

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LDN Weekly – Issue 34 – 20 June 2018

SECOND ROUND FOR KHAN?

London never ceases to toil and neither do we, in what has been another news-filled week for the capital.  

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LDN Weekly – Issue 33 – 13 June 2018

KHAN ON THE ROPES?

Our unflappable Mayor has been dealt a blow by Westminster Council's decision to halt the Oxford Street pedestrianisation project, even as others have taken jabs at his Housing Strategy and homebuilding performance. 

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LDN Weekly – Issue 32 – 6 June 2018

…but very few seem to be working, in a week jam-packed with news on property development, planning, transport and people moves....

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LDN Weekly – Issue 31 – 30 May 2018

The London Assembly and House of Commons are in recess this week, but the Mayor of London and the capital’s borough councils have been very busy indeed....

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LDN Weekly – Issue 30 – 23 May 2018

With the Royal Wedding firmly behind us and things returning to normality following the local elections, we take a look at a new pledge from the Mayor to deliver 10,000 council homes over the next four years....

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LDN Weekly – Issue 29 – 16 May 2018

Back to business as usual! As the dust settles after the local elections, this week’s edition takes a look at real and potential leadership changes across London and anticipates the upcoming borough Annual General Meetings (AGMs) where leaders, cabinets and committees will be officially confirmed....

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...should be a must read for anyone who wants to be updated about London in a very short time. All councillors should make this their preferred read.

Cllr Manji Karam Shado Portfolio Holder
Community & Culture Harrow Council

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