Massow’s campaign website lists his priorities for “a fairer London” as “addressing the rising cost of living and vigorously championing the case for more businesses to pay the London Living Wage”.
Police have been given access to more than 1,000 CCTV cameras originally installed to help enforce London’s congestion charge in City Hall’s latest bid to crack down on crime. Until now, officers were required to make separate data requests every time they required information collected by Transport for London’s camera network.
But as a born-and-bred Londoner, who has spent more than a decade in the engine-room of London government at both Town Hall and City Hall, I am absolutely clear that the Mayoralty is all about delivery for Londoners. It is the only job that I want in politics. And I will deliver. My track record is all about improving public services while making them less expensive for people.
Mr Wolmar, one of eight contenders hoping to be selected as Labour’s 2016 mayoral candidate, has also vowed to pedestrianise Oxford Street if he’s elected Mayor and expand the planned Ultra Low Emission Zone to cover the whole of the city.
Tube drivers are to be balloted for strike action after unions accused London Underground managers of making a “derisory pay offer” to staff who’ll work on the new Night Tube service when it launches this September.