- Economic development and regeneration
- Policing and crime
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.
- Economic development and regeneration.
Biographical information as supplied by individual Assembly Members.