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London Assembly statement on EU Referendum result

24 June 2016

Tony Arbour AM, Chairman of the London Assembly said:

“The country has spoken, we respect that; and the London Assembly will now work positively with the Mayor to ensure that opportunities for London are maximised and any risks for our city are well managed. We will strive to ensure good relations with our European neighbours.

The role of the London Assembly does not change - we will continue to work in cross-party cooperation for the best interests of Londoners and hold the Mayor to account.”

Notes to editors

  1. Tony Arbour AM, Chairman of the London Assembly, is available for interview – see contact details below.
  2. As well as investigating issues that matter to Londoners, the London Assembly acts as a check and a balance on the Mayor.