Alison Griffin has been appointed as Chief Executive of London Councils, the cross-party organisation which represents the 32 London boroughs and the City of London Corporation. She will take up her role in July.
'More PDR risks a disruptive free-for-all' - London Councils welcomes select committee report on permitted development rights
The housing, communities and local government select committee has published a new report on permitted development rights.
Applications open for London Councils’ Grants programme to support London’s most vulnerable residents
Third sector organisations supporting Londoners facing sexual and domestic abuse and homelessness are being encouraged to apply for London Councils’ new four-year grants programme. The new grants programme, which will run from 2022 to 2026, is funded by London’s boroughs and will provide support to London’s most vulnerable residents.
Boroughs have launched a campaign highlighting the importance of HIV prevention
London Councils responds to the Prime Minister's statement on social care.
London boroughs are responding to the humanitarian crisis unfolding in Afghanistan by playing their part in supporting families fleeing persecution.
New analysis shows London needs 90-100,000 new homes each year to tackle the housing crisis – double the number currently being built according to the government’s most recent data.
"This report is a stark warning that the time to act is now." London Councils responds to the IPCC's latest report on the climate emergency
London Councils responds to the warnings laid out in the latest report by the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
London Councils, Transport for London (TfL), and Westminster City Council have announced an expansion of the capital’s rental e-scooter trial, with e-scooters available to rent in Westminster from Monday 2 August.
London Councils is delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2021 London Borough Apprenticeship Awards, which celebrate the exceptional impact apprentices have across local government in London.
London Councils welcomes the interim report from the Kerslake Commission on Homelessness and Rough Sleeping.
"Government must recognise local authorities as an indispensable partner in achieving Net Zero targets" London Councils responds to NAO's report on local authorities and Net Zero in England.
Mayor Philip Glanville, Chair of London Councils' Transport and Environment Committee, responds to NAO's report on local government and Net Zero in England
"London has a vital role to play in reducing national carbon emissions" - London Councils' statement in response to government's Transport Decarbonisation Plan
Mayor Philip Glanville, Chair of London Councils' Transport and Environment Committee, responds to this week's Transport Decarbonisation Plan from government.