The New Tower Team Unveiled

Today we introduced our new alderman first at the aldermanic court and then the full common council. Looking forward to working together for our fantastic ward!

Time To Vote - Who will be our Alderman?

Please Vote on September 12th 

Polling station - St Olave’s Parish Hall, Mark Lane, EC2R 7LQ.

Voting from 8am  to 8pm

Smithfield looking to the future

Today I was delighted to join my colleagues touring Smithfield market, to see both the present operations and the potential for the future.  The last market within the square mile, it is always a fascinating place to tour.

Lord Neuberger, President of the Supreme Court endorses James

“I can say from my own direct experience that James Tumbridge is engaging, intelligent and enthusiastic as a person, hardworking, expert and sensible as a lawyer, and committed, imaginative and persevering when it comes to the interests of the City of London and all those working and living there

Rail fares rising faster than wages

Rail fares have 'increased twice as much as wages since 2010'

An analysis by the Rail, Maritime and Transport Union showed that rail fares have risen by around 32 per cent in eight years, while average weekly earnings have only grown by 16 per cent.

It's official I'm an Aldermanic Candidate

I'm delighted to let you all know that I had my nomination papers accepted today, and I am now an official candidate to be Alderman in Tower Ward.  Thank you to all those who have supported me, and I hope you will all feel able to vote for me on September 12th!

IAAF World Championships in London

I was delighted to join the City of London delegation this evening to welcome the International Association of Athletics Federations  to the Guildhall as they ready to launch their latest world championships.  All part of our support for sport, and London as a host city for events.

Broadband Update

Wired & Wireless Connectivity in the Square Mile isn't good enough but we are working on improvement!