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Armistice Day centenary commemorated: remembering Londoners killed during the First World War and in conflicts since

At City Hall, we have been remembering the Londoners killed during the First World War and in conflicts since. The photograph on the poster I am shown holding (below) is of Lottie Meade, born in Marylebone in 1889 and whom … Continue reading

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Letter to Editors on Violence Reduction Unit

Dear Editor, I welcome plans for a new Violence Reduction Unit at City Hall, particularly as we’ve seen something of this kind have real results in Glasgow. This is a positive step forward which builds upon the stringent action the … Continue reading

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My speech to the London Assembly on the rights of Assistance Dogs users [VIDEO]

On 6 September 2018 a motion about discrimination against Londoners who use guide dogs passed unanimously. I was moved to speak on the issue. Access for Assistance Dogs for the Blind Motion – 6 September 2018:  

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