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Coming up next week at the London Assembly - week commencing 27/03/17

24 March 2017


Tuesday 28 March
Digital connectivity in London 
Regeneration Committee site visit – 10:00am-11:30am

Location: Community Fibre
Time: 10:00am-11:30am
Address: 32 Page Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 4EN
Nearest station: Pimlico (Victoria)

The Regeneration Committee will visit Community Fibre, a provider that installs full fibre for ultrafast gigabit broadband, to hear how they work with building owners and management companies in the private and public sector to install fibre optic broadband into properties across London.

MEDIA CONTACT: Lisa Lam on 020 7983 4067


Wednesday 29 March
Mental health and Deaf people 
Health Committee site visit – 1:00pm-4:00pm

Location: Springfield Hospital
Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Address: 61 Glenburnie Road, London, SW17 7DJ
Nearest station: Tooting Bec (Northern)

The Health Committee will visit Springfield Hospital and the National Deaf Mental Health Service, to find out about specialist support for Deaf people. The Committee will meet with service users and the team that supports them, to discuss access to local mental health services and new innovations.

MEDIA CONTACT: Lisa Lam on 020 7983 4067



Tuesday 28 March
Audit reports 
Audit Panel – 10:00am in Committee Room 5

The Audit Panel will review internal and external audit reports, the corporate risk register, the register of gifts and hospitality and a report on complaints.

MEDIA CONTACT: Alison Bell on 020 7983 4228


Wednesday 29 March
Q&A with MOPAC and the Met 
Police and Crime Committee – 10:00am in The Chamber

The Police and Crime Committee will explore counter-terrorism and the Mayor’s recently released Police and Crime Plan.

The following guests will be questioned:

  • Sophie Linden, Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime, Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC)
  • Craig Mackey QPM, Acting Commissioner, Metropolitan Police Service

MEDIA CONTACT: Mary Dolan on 020 7983 4603


Thursday 30 March
Proposed changes to the GLA Establishment
GLA Oversight Committee - 10:00am in Committee Room 5

The GLA Oversight Committee will discuss proposed changes to the GLA Establishment, including the addition of new roles in the Housing & Land, External Relations and Environment teams.

MEDIA CONTACT: Alison Bell on 020 7983 4228


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.