U-turn on Garden Bridge upkeep costs just raises further questions – Caroline Pidgeon

  Caroline Pidgeon AM, Liberal Democrat London Assembly transport spokesperson, commenting on the admission that the Mayor has agreed to underwrite Garden Bridge maintenance costs commented:       “It is concerning that only after the Mayor has given planning permission to the scheme and having a...

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Plans launched for Care Closer To Home Fund

The Liberal Democrats have launched a £2.5bn "Care Closer to Home" fund. It's designed to help people stay healthier for longer, and avoid hospital admissions by investing in care for people in their own homes, GP surgeries, care homes and community clinics. It's clear to most of us by now ...

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Good news for the lungs of London’s children – Caroline Pidgeon welcomes all of London bus shelters becoming no smoking places

On National No Smoking Day Caroline Pidgeon AM, Leader of the Liberal Democrat London Assembly Group, has welcomed the decision by Transport for London to install no smoking signs in all of its bus shelters. By the end of April ‘no smoking’ stickers will now be added to 9,800 bus shelters which c...

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The harsh facts about London’s housing crisis remain – Stephen Knight

Stephen Knight, Liberal Democrat London Assembly housing spokesperson, commenting on the revised plans by the Mayor of London to ensure 42,000 new homes are delivered in London each year said:   "The plans by the Mayor of London to finally see increased house building in London are sadly just a s...

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Mayor signed off changes to fare structure without understanding what he was doing

Mayor signed off changes to fare structure without understanding what he was doing

Caroline Pidgeon AM, Leader of the Liberal Democrat London Assembly Group, responding to today's announcement that the Mayor will provide automatic refunds to those who incur a higher fare than the former off-peak daily cap in outer London (Zones 4-6) twice or more in a week said: "It’s shameful...

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End Roaming Charges

End Roaming Charges

Please sign the Lib Dem petition to end phone roaming charges in the EU.