Len Duvall

London Assembly Member

Labour Party
3 May 2012


  • Leader of the Labour Group
  • Chair of the GLA Oversight Committee
  • Member of the Confirmation Hearings Committee
  • Member of the Police and Crime Committee
  • Member of the Regeneration Committee
Greenwich and Lewisham
Register of Members' Interests - Len Duvall
Register of Members' Interests - Len Duvall
Len Duvall's expenses
Gifts and Hospitality
Len Duvall Gifts and Hospitality


Previous life experience
Before becoming a politician Len worked in local government and the voluntary sector.

  • 1990 – 2001 Member of Greenwich Council
  • 1990 – 1992 Deputy Leader of Greenwich Council
  • 1992 – 2000 Leader of Greenwich Council
  • Former Deputy Chair of the Association of London Government
  • Former member of the London Fire Authority.
  • Former Vice-Chair of the Local Government Information Unit
  • Founder member of the New Local Government Network.
  • Founder member and Chair of Thames Gateway London Partnership
  • Former Chair of the Improvement and Development Agency for Local Government
  • Former Non–executive Director of Millennium Experience Ltd
  • Former member of the Council of Europe and Chamber of the Regions
  • 1998 – 2005 Chair of the Commonwealth Local Government Forum
  • In 1998 he was awarded an OBE for his contribution to London Local Government.

Special interest

  • Economic development and regeneration.

Biographical information as supplied by individual Assembly Members.

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

Telephone: 020 7983 4517
Email: len.duvall@london.gov.uk

Press releases for

News from Len Duvall - Mayor only paying “lip-service” to London Living Wage
5 November 2012

An increase by 25p (to £8.55) to the London Living Wage has been announced today by Mayor of London Boris Johnson. Labour Leader at City Hall, Len Duvall has criticised the Mayor for not doing more to promote the London Living Wage to all employers across the capital. Cleaners working...

News From Len Duvall AM: Questions over Mayor’s ability to deliver on Education Inquiry
19 October 2012

Len Duvall, leader of the Labour group on the London Assembly, today questioned the Mayor of London’s ability to deliver on the recommendations from his Education Inquiry which reported this morning....

News from Len Duvall - response to Mayor of London's Conservative Party Conference Speech
9 October 2012

"Boris failed to mention that he has cut over 1,700 police officers and 1,800 PCSOs in the past two years. He is closing police stations across London and has lost two London Borough police commanders in the past three weeks. He has run down the Safer Neighbourhood Teams and is now merging...