Dame Cressida Dick ‘felt intimidated’ into resigning as Met Police commissioner and London mayor Sadiq Khan ‘did not follow due process’, report finds | UK News

Dame Cressida Dick “felt intimidated” into resigning as Metropolitan Police Commissioner after an ultimatum from London mayor Sadiq Khan, an independent report has found. The review, by Sir Thomas Winsor, into Dame... Read more »

Shabs Ahmad warns London Mayor Sadiq Khan to ‘sort out’ spate of violent crime across the capital

TV star Shabs Ahmad has warned Sadiq Khan that he will have ‘blood on’ his ‘hands’ if he does not step in to address the wave of violent crime continuing to hit... Read more »

Croydon mayor reiterates promise to reopen Purley Pool – South London News

By Tara O’Connor, Local Democracy Reporter Croydon’s mayor has doubled down on a promise to reopen Purley Pool in the face of concerns about the running costs of the leisure centre. In... Read more »

Mayor of London agrees to Fossil Free Pride campaign – South London News

The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has said he supports the Fossil Free Pride campaign to ensure there are no polluting floats at the celebration. The mayor was questioned by Green Party... Read more »

Deputy Mayor officially opens sensory gardens – South London News

A new sensory garden of a learning disability service was officially unveiled at a special summer party – with Bromley’s Deputy Mayor, Councillor Christine Harris, doing the honours. In celebration of Learning... Read more »

IMEX Frankfurt 2022: Deputy Mayor & ExCeL unite to champion London events industry | News

James Rees, Executive Director for Conference & Events, ExCeL London Rajesh Agrawal, Deputy Mayor of London for Business, together with representatives from ExCeL London and London & Partners, have used today’s opening... Read more »

London mayor seeks police answers over ‘partygate’ fines

LONDON — The mayor of London asked the city’s police chief on Tuesday to explain how decisions were made about issuing fines for lockdown-breaking government parties, after photos were published of Prime... Read more »

Election 2022: Lutfur Rahman elected Tower Hamlets mayor

Published: 7:18 PM May 6, 2022 Lutfur Rahman has become Tower Hamlets mayor once again – seven years after he was ousted from office. Mr Rahman was removed as mayor in 2015 and banned... Read more »

A big change is coming to how we vote for the next Mayor of London

Londoners will no longer be able to pick a second choice when they vote for the Mayor of London in the next elections in 2024, after Lords failed to block a change... Read more »

Controversial ex-Tower Hamlets Mayor Lutfur Rahman denies fresh fears of wrongdoing

Ex-Tower Hamlets Mayor Lutfur Rahman has denied any electoral wrongdoing as he runs for office again after a five-year ban. In an exclusive interview with the Local Democracy Reporting Service, the former... Read more »