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New Spitalfields Committee Visit

New Spitalfield is the UK's highest turnover horticultural market, with the largest number of wholesalers-New Spitalfields Market was custom-designed for the fresh produce and flower business in the early 1990s to offer trading facilities that rank as second to none.  Today our markets committee

Warning - Car free day in September

The Mayor of London and TfL are holding a Car Free Day on Sunday 22 September 2019.  Approximately 20 kilometres of roads around locations in central London will be closed to vehicles.  The event will take place from 1030 – 1700 hours and include a range of activities.

Jamie Cullum lessons in the Roman Amphitheater

City of London's Roman Amphitheatre last night hosted an amazing event, where Jamie Cullum led the world's first 5G music lesson, with musicians playing in venues in Bristol and Birmingham broadcast over 5G!!  The Corporation worked with Music For All, Kings College, BT, EE, University of Bristol

Ontario open for UK business

Ontario is open for business! So proclaimed the finance minister for the province Vic Fedeli who I had the pleasure to talk to tonight.

Markets Consultation Open

From today the initial public consultation to seek the views of a wider range of stakeholders on the principle of consolidating the markets, the City Corporation’s vision and the preferred option in Dagenham will launch today and will close on Tuesday 6 August 2019.

UK and South Korea reach trade agreement

South Korea and the UK have reached a preliminary deal to avoid disruption to bilateral trade if Britain leaves the EU without an agreement over Brexit. The UK has now secured agreements with countries that account for 63 per cent of trade currently covered by EU agreements, up from 28 per cent t

London Tech Week

London Tech is underway with a bang, following the government confirming tech companies from around the world will invest £1.2 billion into the thriving UK tech sector – ensuring Britain remains the best place to start and scale a tech business.