According to the RSA, we are living in The Age of the City, where urban areas “are increasingly powerful in national and global politics and are driving economic growth”. In the UK, urban political power has historically been limited, but the rise of directly elected mayors has given strategic powers over wide areas to local politicians, not least in the realm of the environment. Read more
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This post is by London’s Mayor Sadiq Khan.
At Great Ormond Street Hospital this morning I launched the first in a number of consultations on how I intend to clean up London’s air and play my part in protecting the health and well-being of London’s children. Read more