Local News

London Government Dinner

2020 is well underway with the advent of the London Government dinner.  The Mayor of Greater London, the Lord Mayor of London and civic leaders from across the metropolis gathered to hear the annual speeches of the leader of London councils and our Mayors.

PIC invests £250m in debt issued by City of London

The Pension Insurance Corporation, a specialist insurer of defined benefit pension funds, has invested £250m in debt issued by the City of London Corporation for an ambitious programme of major projects designed to benefit the Square Mile, London and the UK.

City of London rolls out smart streetlight network

Over the past 18 months the City of London Corporation has installed new lighting around the main and side roads in the city’s square mile and that it will install those needed in footways in the first quarter of next year. The project involves around 12,000 lights in total.

TfL has refused Uber a new licence

TfL has concluded that it will not grant Uber London Limited (Uber) a new private hire operator's licence in response to its latest application over safety concerns.

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Smithfield facing challenges and winning!

This morning we welcomed the Lord Mayor and Sheriffs of London to tour Smithfield market and see the newly refurbished butchers hall. The Chairman of the tenant association treated us to a great tour and thoughtful words on the year for the market.

Brexit preparation...

The City if London have created resources to give advice on how your business can prepare for the UK leaving the EU...please take a look...