- The London Hustings21st April 2015 6:30 pm
Centre for London is partnering with the Evening Standard to host a major public hustings where we will ask: How should Londoners vote in the 2015 General Election?
- London Essays: Soft Power
13th April 2015
Centre for London launches London Essays, a new journal for London. We will be publishing the essays 3 to 4 times a year, with each issue focused on a particular theme or challenge of relevance to London and other cities. Issue 1 looks at London's soft power.
- This Is For Everyone: Connecting Young People and the Tech City Cluster
25th March 2015
How can we best address the digital skills shortage facing East London's 'Tech City' cluster? We call for London's tech firms to collaborate in scaling up a series of digital learning programmes to meet the skills gap and boost local employment.
- Trading Places: Maximising London's Exports Potential
10th November 2014
Trading Place looks at the changing patterns of London’s exports and of the value and accessibility of services designed to support forms with export potential.
- The Brightest Star: A Manifesto for London
27th October 2014
The Brightest Star, Centre for London's Manifesto for London, sets out a bold agenda for the capital, centred on the devolution of power from central government, alongside measures to strengthen the accountability of London leaders.
- Do London's MPs care about housing?
15th April 2015
Londoners are twice as likely to cite housing as a major political issue than voters in other parts of the country. But is the issue high on the agenda for the capital's MPs?
- London has so much creative power, and it needs to stay that way
13th April 2015
Deyan Sudjic writes in the Evening Standard on London as a global centre for creativity. A longer version of his article appears in the first edition of our new journal London Essays.
- Welcome to the Londonsphere
12th April 2015
Simon Kuper writes in FT Weekend Magazine on London's future. His article is taken from the first edition of our new journal London Essays.
- Are London MPs a distinctive breed?
9th April 2015
London is an outlier in terms of its economy and demographics, but do London’s MPs reflect this difference or are they merely creatures of their parties, indistinguishable from MPs from elsewhere in the country?