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News

The coronavirus good news bulletin

It may feel like it’s the end of the world out there, but it’s not all bad news. Read these hopeful pandemic stories if you need a break from doom and gloom.
Roisin Lanigan
4.14.20
News

sadiq khan wants to introduce rent control in london

Sadiq Khan discusses introducing rent control in the city in a leaked document -- but the power to introduce rent stability to alleviate the mounting housing crisis still ultimately lies with the government.
Roisin Lanigan
12.11.18
Film

​london to host public premiere of oscar-nominated iranian film following trump’s muslim ban

Asghar Farhadi’s 'The Salesman' will screen to the public for free in Trafalgar Square on Oscars night, in a bid to show ‘London Is Open’ to a director from Iran, a country affected by Donald Trump’s Muslim Ban.
Charlotte Gush
2.15.17
News

london appoints a dj and lgbt activist as its first 'night czar'

Amy Lamé is going to fight for your right to party.
i-D Staff
Clementine de Pressigny
11.4.16
Music

applications have opened for london’s new night czar

London Mayor Sadiq Khan's office has advertised for the role representing nightlife in the capital.
Lula Ososki
8.23.16
Music

sadiq khan urges the police and local council to protect the future of fabric

London’s new mayor responds to DJs calling for him to save the club and deliver on his promise to London's nightlife.
Lula Ososki
8.17.16
News

sadiq khan calls for solidarity in the face of incidents of post-brexit racism

With a spate of racist incidents in the capital thought to be linked to the result of the EU Referendum, the London Mayor has called for solidarity in the face of “those who seek to divide us.”
Felix Petty
6.28.16
News

london mayor bans body-shaming on the tube to protect young girls

Mayor Khan doesn’t want his teenage daughters to be shamed by Protein World.
Blair Cannon
6.13.16
News

sadiq khan wants to ban body shaming ads on the tube

'I am extremely concerned about this kind of advertising which can demean people, particularly women.'
Tish Weinstock
6.13.16
London

can the night tube help revive london nightlife?

Since a 24 hour tube was first proposed, London’s nightlife has suffered years of cuts and closures. Now that the tracks are finally in place, will it help us be 24 hour party people?
Jake Hall
5.25.16
Politics

who should you vote in for london mayor?

Sadiq or Zac? We weigh up the issues that matter, from housing to the arts, employment to gentrification.
Oscar Quine
5.5.16