Sarah Olney's Richmond Park victory speech

Sarah Olney's Richmond Park victory speech

Speaking at the count following her shock victory in the Richmond Park by-election, newly elected MP Sarah Olney said:  "Let me start by thanking the other candidates for a hard-fought campaign – and to Zac Goldsmith in particular, I wish you well and assure you that I will continue your fight ...

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Mayor’s housing plans are a damp squib compared to what he promised Londoners – Caroline Pidgeon

Mayor’s housing plans are a damp squib compared to what he promised Londoners – Caroline Pidgeon

Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat London Assembly Member, commenting on the Mayor’s plans for housing announced today said: “Today’s announcement is quite frankly a damp squib compared to what Sadiq Khan promised Londoners before the election.

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High Court ruling strengthens the case against a third Heathrow runway – Caroline Pidgeon

High Court ruling strengthens the case against a third Heathrow runway – Caroline Pidgeon

Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat London Assembly Member, commenting on today’s High Court ruling that the Government’s plan to tackle the UK’s air pollution is illegal - the second time in 18 months that the Government have lost in court on this issue said: “The Government is clearly failing to...

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Uber employment case is good for drivers and ultimately good for the public – Caroline Pidgeon

Uber employment case is good for drivers and ultimately good for the public – Caroline Pidgeon

Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat London Assembly Member, commenting on the ruling by a London employment tribunal that drivers for the ride-hailing app Uber should  be classed as workers rather than self-employed said: “I welcome this ruling and congratulate the drivers and GMB for taking this ...

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Tom Brake: Heathrow runway will inflict crippling noise and congestion on a million Londoners

Tom Brake: Heathrow runway will inflict crippling noise and congestion on a million Londoners

Speaking in today's Commons debate on Heathrow expansion, Liberal Democrat MP for Carshalton and Wallington Tom Brake said: “"I hope the government will recognise widespread hostility to Heathrow expansion and say 'no' to a third runway."   "Those are not my words, but those of our current Prime...

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Time to tackle London's housing crisis

Time to tackle London's housing crisis

Back Caroline's to create a new £2 billion housing investment fund to deliver 200,000 new homes across London.