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“don’t think do’t ask pay tax vote for us text” by Paweł Czerwiński on Unsplash There is something not quite right about Ed Davey’s new Lib Dem Council in Kingston. Putting aside the chaos that seems to be ensuing within their party with one Councillor resigning citing “there is a lack of vision at the top of the...
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Getting real about London’s housing need “photography of brown concrete building” by João Barbosa on Unsplash The minister in Whitehall sets a target and expects it to be met, but no one ever built a house because of a target. The target-driven way in which we seem to run public services is an echo from the Blair past....
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Mayor Khan told us he would be a “Mayor for all Londoners”. What we seem to have got is a Mayor who acts as if London is there for Mayor Khan’s benefit before the rest of us. I wrote some months ago, in the aftermath of the tragic Grenfell fire, that there was a sense...
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