London Councils and Transport for London (TfL) have extended the capital’s trial of rental e-scooters from 6 June until 20 November this year, which will allow the trial to build on its successes and further explore how e-scooters could play a role in a sustainable transport network.
Reduced government funding risks undermining homelessness prevention work in the capital, London boroughs have warned.
Snapshot analysis shows almost double the number of homeless women than men are in temporary accommodation in London.
London is to become an 'early adopter' of data-led methods for achieving the goal of ending rough sleeping.
The London Councils Grants Committee has agreed funding for a four-year pan-London grants programme to tackle homelessness and combat domestic and sexual abuse. This latest phase of the grants programme, which will run from 2022 to 2026, is funded by London boroughs on a cross-party basis and will provide support to London’s most vulnerable residents.
London Councils welcomes the government's proposed new deal with the residential property developer industry to help fix the cladding crisis.
More than 86,000 children in the capital are set to spend Christmas in temporary accommodation.
The government has announced additional funding for councils' support for rough sleepers.
New polling commissioned for London Councils shows that the cost of living is now the most important issue facing Londoners.
London Councils comments on Shelter's new analysis of homelessness data.