Lib Dems announce Mayoral hopeful shortlist

Mike Tuffrey AM is the Liberal Democrat London Assembly budget spokesperson

Londoners will have to wait until early September to find out the name of the Liberal Democrat’s 2012 candidate for Mayor of London after the party announced a revised selection timetable. The candidate, who will be chosen by a ballot of party members in London, was originally due to be announced on August 12th. However [Read More]

Livingstone attack’s Mayor’s commitment to gay equality

Len Livingstone, Chris Bryant MP and supporters in London's Heaven nightclub during the 2008 campaign. Photo: MayorWatch

As thousands of Londoners prepare to take part in this year’s Pride march, Boris Johnson’s commitment to gay equality has come under attack from rival Ken Livingstone. The former Mayor and Labour’s 2012 candidate has accused his successor of “downgrading” support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Londoners since taking over at City Hall. [Read More]

LibDems can deliver London the election it deserves


After weeks of speculation and whispers, MIke Tuffrey has confirmed he wants to be the Liberal Democrat candidate in next year’s Mayoral election. After months of a ‘contest’ consisting solely of the publicity hungry Lembit Opik, the LibDems finally have a credible challenger to offer Londoners. As anyone who read the comments beneath my recent [Read More]