Government U-turn on removing free travel for under 18s in Harrow shows Sadiq Khan is ‘standing up for London’, says Labour Brent and Harrow Assembly Member candidate

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19,077 under 18s would have lost their free travel in Harrow if the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, had not stood up for London and forced the Government into a humiliating U-turn, says Krupesh Hirani Labour Assembly Member candidate for Brent and Harrow. The local Labour candidate hit out at Boris Johnson’s Government for trying […]

The context behind the Government’s London transport interferences

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To say that recent negotiations between the Government and London have been tense over the finances of Transport for London would be putting it mildly. Transport for London’s main source of income is fares. It is the least subsidised major transport system in the world. 72% of it’s funding comes from Passenger fares. Before the […]