Coming up next week at the London Assembly w/c 11 January 2016

08 January 2016


Tuesday 12 January
Final Boris budget – the Mayor explains
Budget & Performance Committee – 10.00am in the Chamber

What legacy is the Mayor leaving for Londoners – and his successor?

At the third and final meeting to scrutinise the Mayor’s draft Budget, the Budget & Performance Committee will hear from:

  • Boris Johnson MP, Mayor of London.
  • Sir Edward Lister, Mayor’s Chief of Staff and Deputy Mayor for Policy and Planning.
  • Martin Clarke, Executive Director of Resources, Greater London Authority (GLA).
  • David Gallie, Assistant Director - Group Finance, GLA.

MEDIA CONTACT: Ash Singleton on 020 7983 5769

Wednesday 13 January
TfL’s cycling programmes
Transport Committee – 10:00am in the Chamber

The Transport Committee will review progress with Transport for London’s (TfL) cycling programmes, including Quietways, Cycle Superhighways, Santander Cycles and Mini-Hollands. The guests are:

  • Andrew Gilligan, Mayor’s Cycling Commissioner.
  • Ben Plowden, Director of Strategy and Planning, Surface Transport, TfL.
  • Dr Rachel Aldred, Senior Lecturer in Transport, University of Westminster & Chair of the Policy Forum at the London Cycling Campaign.
  • Cllr Daniel Anderson, Cabinet Member for Environment, LB Enfield.
  • Cllr Heather Acton, Cabinet Member for Sustainability, City of Westminster.
  • Martin Low, City Transport Adviser, City of Westminster.

MEDIA CONTACT: Alison Bell on 020 7983 4228


Thursday 14 January
The impact of alcohol on policing London’s Night-Time Economy
Police & Crime Committee – 10:00am in the Chamber

The Police & Crime Committee will continue its investigation into alcohol and its impact on policing London’s Night-Time Economy. The guests are:

  • Samantha Cunningham, Head of Service Integrated Offender Management, Programmes and Neighbourhoods, MOPAC.
  • Phillip Clifford, Policy Manager, Strategic Policy, London Councils.


MEDIA CONTACT: Mary Dolan on 020 7983 4603

Notes to editors

For more information, please contact the media team on 020 7983 4283.  For out-of-hours media enquiries, call 020 7983 4000 and ask for the London Assembly duty press officer.  Non-media enquiries should be directed to the Public Liaison Unit on 020 7983 4100.