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News from Jenny Jones AM: Boris Johnson asked why Lorry Company has not been pursued, who employed banned driver who killed cyclist
20 May 2015

Jenny Jones has asked Boris Johnson the following question for his Mayoral update at the start of tomorrow’s meeting at City Hall

News from Darren Johnson AM: Mayor's plan to reduce weekend night bus services questioned
20 May 2015

Night bus services on some routes could be scaled back under plans set out by Transport for London (TfL) yesterday.

News from Jenny Jones AM: Jenny Jones raises concerns about ‘hands off’ over-sight of Met Police, as new ‘anti-extremism’ legislation proposed
13 May 2015

The Queens Speech on May 27th will outline proposed legislation to deal with ‘extremism’.

Hackney Wick businesses: contact the Mayor
18 March 2015

Do you work, or run a business, in Hackney Wick, Fish Island or any other part of the Olympic Fringe? Are you struggling with short leases and high rents, or being told you'll need to relocate?

News from Jenny Jones AM: IPCC investigate corruption claims relating to sexual abuse and Met Police
16 March 2015

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) is to investigate 14 referrals detailing allegations of corruption in the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) in relation to child sex offences dating from the 1970s to the 2000s.

The allegations, referred by the MPS, include:

News from Darren Johnson AM: 20mph should become default speed limit where people shop, work and live
12 March 2015

Darren Johnson has welcomed Transport for London’s decision to cut speed limits to 20mph on Red Routes, starting with eight trial sites, and called on TfL and boroughs to cut speed limits to 20mph on all main roads where people shop, work and live.

News from Jenny Jones AM: Water cannon decision passed to next government
11 March 2015

Water cannon decision passed to next government


Call for London’s pension fund to urgently divest from fossil fuels
10 March 2015

Jenny Jones, a Green Party Member of the London Assembly, is going to table a motion at the London Assembly Plenary on the 11th March calling on the London Pension Fund Authority to immediately freeze any new investments in the extraction of fossil fuels, and to draw up a plan to divest from...

News from Jenny Jones AM: Supreme Court ruling undermines civil liberties and political rights
4 March 2015

The Supreme Court has unanimously ruled that the state’s system of collecting records on citizens’ public political activities does amount to an interference with their privacy rights which requires justification to be lawful.

Mayor plans for London manufacturing to disappear within fifty years
18 February 2015

A new report published today by Jenny Jones AM raises the alarm about the loss of industrial land in London, and the Mayor’s projections that could see manufacturing disappear completely from London by 2062.

News from Jenny Jones AM: Mayor breaks cycling superhighway pledge
3 February 2015

Embargoed: 4rd February 2015

News from Jenny Jones AM: Over 93% of London schools are missing out on solar energy. Mayor urged to set up Solar Delivery Unit
23 January 2015

Fewer than 7 per cent of schools in London have solar panels according to figures published today by Jenny Jones1.

News from Darren Johnson AM: Is the Mayor fiddling air pollution figures?
9 January 2015

Results from the air pollution monitor station which the Government has previous described the most polluted hotspot in the UK has shown a sharp decline in the number of times it is breaking the European legal limit.

News from Jenny Jones AM: Mayor should use £20m surplus from emissions charge to fund expansion of Ultra Low Emission Zone
9 January 2015

Responding to the Mayor of London’s public consultation on setting up the ULEZ(1), London Assembly Member Jenny Jones has called for the Mayor to allocate all the money raised from the existing Low Emission Zone to help boroughs who want to join the proposed Ultra Low Emission Zone.

News from Jenny Jones AM: Oxford Street and Putney High Street are first to breach annual pollution limits in London
5 January 2015

Readings taken at Oxford Street and Putney High Street air quality monitoring station have shown that they are the first location in London to breach annual legal limits for Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) 1.