Jenny Jones

London Assembly Member

Party
Green Party
Tenure
3 May 2012
Responsibilities

2014-15

  • Chair of the Economy Committee
  • Deputy Chair of the Police and Crime Committee
  • Member of the Environment Committee
  • Member of the Confirmation Hearings Committee
Constituency
Londonwide
Key Issues
Housing costs and conditions, policing and civil liberties, cycling and walking, road safety, legacy from 2012 Olympics/ Paralympics
Salary
£53,973
expenses
Jenny Jones's expenses
Register of Members' Interests - Jenny Jones
Register of Members' Interests - Jenny Jones
Gifts and Hospitality
Jenny Jones Gifts and Hospitality

Biography

Jenny lives in Southwark and was a Southwark Councillor, 2006-10. In the previous Mayoral administration she was the Mayor’s Green Transport Advisor, advising him on sustainable forms of transport. She was also Chair of London Food, a Mayoral body looking at ways of giving Londoners fresher, healthier and more affordable food while minimising its environmental impact.

Jenny is an ex-archaeologist, former Deputy Mayor of London, former Chair of the Green Party of England and Wales, and was named in 2004 as one of 200 ‘women of achievement’ by Buckingham Palace.

Biographical information as supplied by individual Assembly Members.

Contact details:
GLA
City Hall
The Queen's Walk
London SE1 2AA

Telephone: 020 7983 4358
Email: jenny.jones@london.gov.uk

Press releases for

News from Jenny Jones AM: Jenny Jones warns Mayor about risks of fracking contaminating water supplies
22 October 2014

London Assembly Member Jenny Jones has condemned the support from the Mayor of London for oil and shale gas exploration in South East England. The Mayor said that exploration had been ‘frustrated by NIMBYs” and he would “wear my ten gallon hat as a proud promoter of hydro-carbon exploration”.

News from Jenny Jones AM: Jenny Jones AM to speak at Occupy Parliament Square camp about policing and civil liberties
21 October 2014

On Wednesday London Assembly Member Jenny Jones will speak at the Occupy Parliament Square protest camp. Jenny visited the camp on Monday 20th October bearing cups of tea for the protestors who had been camped overnight.

News from Jenny Jones AM: Boris Bike sponsorship should be “sugar free”
14 October 2014

Responding to speculation that Coca Cola has expressed an interest in taking over from Barclays as the sponsor of the Mayor’s bike hire scheme (1), London Assembly Member Jenny Jones in a written question (2) has asked Boris Johnson to:

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