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Londoners do not believe minimum wage is enough to live on in the capital

Londoners do not believe minimum wage is enough to live on in the capital

Survey of 2,200 people across London found that two-thirds of lower-income Londoners have seen standard of living fall. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 10, 2014 at 08:27

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Tube strike brings disruption to millions of London commuters

Tube strike brings disruption to millions of London commuters

Conservatives call for tougher strike laws after walkout stops most of tube running and brings delays to roads and trains. Read more…

Posted by admin - February 6, 2014 at 10:12

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David Cameron to demand EU treaty reform to ‘save’ City of London

David Cameron to demand EU treaty reform to ‘save’ City of London

Prime minister to tell Angela Merkel and François Hollande he wants cast-iron legal protections for UK financial sector. Read more…

Posted by admin - January 16, 2014 at 14:59

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Compensation claims for London riots damage remain unpaid says Labour

Compensation claims for London riots damage remain unpaid says Labour

Steve Reed, shadow Home Office minister, says only a sixth of sum claimed has been repaid with 130 claims still outstanding. Read more…

Posted by admin - January 4, 2014 at 11:20

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London ‘slave’ group went from figures of fun to tiny underground commune

London ’slave’ group went from figures of fun to tiny underground commune

Workers’ Institute of Marxism-Leninism-Mao Tsetung Thought deplored Soviet ‘scum’ and regarded Britain as a fascist state. Read more…

Posted by admin - November 30, 2013 at 10:26

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Parliament’s world heritage status is ‘at risk’ after ministers allow development

Parliament’s world heritage status is ‘at risk’ after ministers allow development

Legal challenge will question why £800m skyscrapers were greenlit without consultation, despite threat to London skyline. Read more…

Posted by admin - November 17, 2013 at 11:47

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London’s economic boom leaves rest of Britain behind

London’s economic boom leaves rest of Britain behind

Guardian analysis highlighting regional imbalance raises troubling questions about who is enjoying UK’s recovery. Read more…

Posted by admin - October 24, 2013 at 10:10

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London house prices jump by £50000 in a month

London house prices jump by £50000 in a month

Rise of more than 10% is a sign of unsustainable boom, says property website critical of Osborne’s Help to Buy scheme. Read more…

Posted by admin - October 21, 2013 at 09:32

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Nearly a third of Londoners are living in poverty research shows

Nearly a third of Londoners are living in poverty research shows

Majority of working-age adults and children living in poverty in capital are from working families, finds London Poverty Profile. Read more…

Posted by admin - October 14, 2013 at 10:15

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London super sewer ‘should be scrapped in favour of cheaper projects’

London super sewer ‘should be scrapped in favour of cheaper projects’

Former Ofwat chief says combination of storm tanks and better drainage would stop sewage running into Thames. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 23, 2013 at 08:56

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