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.
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.
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.
london appoints a dj and lgbt activist as its first 'night czar'
Amy Lamé is going to fight for your right to party.
Clementine de Pressigny
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.
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.
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.”
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.
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.'
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?
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.