News releases issued by the London Assembly's External Relations Office and by individual Assembly Members are listed below by date in descending order (i.e. most recent first).
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Homeless people, prisoners and ex-prisoners, people with drug and alcohol issues, people with mental health issues and migrant communities are some of London’s groups at high risk of contracting Tuberculosis (TB).
What are the Mayor and Transport for London’s (TfL’s) proposals for devolving National Rail services, and what is the strategy for persuading the government?
Thursday 9 July
Mental health in London – report publication
The total number of young offenders in London—those aged 10 to 17—is falling, but the proportion who go on to offend again is not. Those young offenders who are in the youth justice system have a lot more complex needs and are more entrenched in their offending.
A motion agreed by the London Assembly today calls on the Mayor to ensure Royal Mail’s land assets are used to deliver housing, as it seeks to divest itself of land in the capital.
The London Assembly today said proposals to extend Right to Buy to housing association tenants will only work, if the cash from the sale stays in London. It also stated that the policy could undermine other efforts to increase the supply of new affordable homes across the
Over recent years there has been a significant rise in anti-Semitic attacks in London.
- Why are transport links so important to property developers? How much should they contribute to transport schemes?
Of over 3 million homes in London, less than 0.5 per cent, are generating their own solar power.
The benefits of generating energy at home include carbon footprint reduction, lower electricity bills and an income from selling electricity back to the National Grid.
The London Assembly Environment Committee looks forward to studying the recommendations made in the long-awaited report published today by the Airports Commission.
The Committee has had long-standing opposition to Heathrow expansion.