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Six new ‘substantially segregated’ cycle routes planned in London – Cycling Weekly


Cycling Weekly

Six new 'substantially segregated' cycle routes planned in London
Cycling Weekly
London mayor Sadiq Khan has announced the creation of six new cycle routes in the capital which will concentrate on nine boroughs with “some of the highest potential for cycling”, although the plans have been criticised by a former London cycling ...

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Sadiq Khan to ‘significantly increase’ stop and search in London – The Independent


The Independent

Sadiq Khan to ‘significantly increase’ stop and search in London
The Independent
Body-worn video cameras are also being rolled out in London in a bid to improve accountability and Scotland Yard has been running weapons sweeps and other operations aiming to take knives off the streets. Commander Neil Jerome, of the Metropolitan
Expert who saved Fabric nightclub quits ’24-hour London‘ commissionEvening Standard

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London’s air quality alerts ‘inadequate’ for protecting public health, say experts – Evening Standard


Evening Standard

London’s air quality alerts ‘inadequate’ for protecting public health, say experts
Evening Standard
Air quality alerts of the type used in London by Sadiq Khan are “inadequate” in protecting public health, researchers said today. They said tackling filthy air was best addressed by enforceable laws on cleaner fuel and emissions and by targeting

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Transport for London ‘sorry’ over Will Young abuse claims – BBC News


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Transport for London ‘sorry’ over Will Young abuse claims
BBC News
Transport for London has apologised after Will Young said he was subjected to homophobic abuse by a bus driver. The Pop Idol winner said the driver called him a “poofter” and has appealed for help in tracking him down. It is understood to have happened
Will Young accuses London bus driver of homophobic abuseSky News
Will Young claims London bus driver called him a ‘poofter’ and pleads for help to track him downThe Sun
Will Young experiences ‘homophobic abuse’ from London bus driver and appeals to mayor Sadiq Khan for helpMirror.co.uk
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Will Young accuses London bus driver of homophobic abuse – Sky News


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Will Young accuses London bus driver of homophobic abuse
Sky News
Young says he reported the incident to Transport for London (TfL) 10 minutes after it happened, and said the agency’s response has been amazing. On Twitter, the 38-year-old wrote: “Homophobic abuse from a TfL bus driver calling me a poofter. “However
Will Young claims London bus driver called him a ‘poofter’ and pleads for help to track him downThe Sun
Will Young experiences ‘homophobic abuse’ from London bus driver and appeals to mayor Sadiq Khan for helpMirror.co.uk
Will Young issues appeal after claiming London bus driver directed homophobic slur at himNME.com

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Sadiq Khan accuses Government of driving rising violent crime with cuts after spate of murders in London – The Independent


The Independent

Sadiq Khan accuses Government of driving rising violent crime with cuts after spate of murders in London
The Independent
Sadiq Khan has attacked the Government over being “weak on the causes of crime” and suggested that cuts could be driving rising violence. Speaking after four young men were murdered in unrelated stabbings in the capital during New Year’s Eve

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London Landmarks light up on New Year’s Eve in support of Sadiq Khan’s gender-equality campaign – Evening Standard


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London Landmarks light up on New Year’s Eve in support of Sadiq Khan’s gender-equality campaign
Evening Standard
Iconic London landmarks have been lit up to support the Mayor’s new gender equality campaign. Sadiq Khan launched #BehindEveryGreatCity on Sunday night, a year-long campaign focusing on gender equality in the city. The campaign coincides with the one

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Sadiq Khan proposes council tax rise across London – BBC News


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Sadiq Khan proposes council tax rise across London
BBC News
Sadiq Khan plans to increase council tax across the capital to “bridge the gap” in funding faced by the Met Police and London Fire Brigade. The Mayor of London will use new powers to impose the rise, which he said would inevitably hit the poorest the
Sadiq Khan hikes council tax by £14 to ‘keep Londoners safe’ITV News

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Sadiq Khan launches scheme for renters in ten London boroughs to check-up on ‘dodgy’ landlords – Evening Standard


Evening Standard

Sadiq Khan launches scheme for renters in ten London boroughs to check-up on ‘dodgy’ landlords
Evening Standard
“Many landlords and agents across London offer a great service – but sadly some don’t. “My new database is about empowering Londoners to make informed choices about where they rent, and sending rogue operators a clear message: you have nowhere to hide

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