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Darren Johnson writes to One Housing Group about evictions
23 June 2015

Darren Johnson has written to the Chief Executive of the One Housing Group 'to strongly urge [him] to withdraw the “notice to quit” on residents living in two properties on Crescent Road in Kingston and Islington Park Street, and to re-engage in a respectful mediation process wit

Operational Note: Darren Johnson AM to meet south east London cyclists and pedestrians to highlight road dangers
17 June 2015

Darren Johnson AM will meet with cyclists and Forest Hill residents next Wednesday morning to learn about the dangers they face when using local roads.

News from Darren Johnson AM: Mayor urged to take action over Heathrow noise
16 June 2015

Darren Johnson, Green Party Member of the London Assembly, has tabled a formal question urging the Mayor of London to publicly pledge his support for the introduction of periods of respite from Heathrow Airport noise pollution in south east London.

News from Darren Johnson AM: Total casualties from road traffic collisions up 5% since Boris Johnson became Mayor
11 June 2015

Figures published this week by Transport for London (TfL) show that the number of casualties on London’s roads across all modes of transport have increased by 5% when compared to the 2005-2009 average.

News from Jenny Jones AM: Mayor failed to protect Londoners from “undemocratic and intolerable” surveillance practices
11 June 2015

The report published today of the review of UK internet and communication surveillance practices has found that the legal regime is “undemocratic and intolerable”.

News from Darren Johnson AM: Increase in London cycling welcome but Mayor should be doing so much more to make cycling the first choice for more Londoners
5 June 2015

Darren Johnson, Green Party Member of the London Assembly, has responded to new TfL figures on cycling in London by urging the Mayor to reinstate his target of 5 per cent of all journeys being completed by bike across the capital by 2026.

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.

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