Ken Livingstone
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Ken Livingstone was London’s first elected mayor from May 2000. An elected Mayor for the capital saw devolved government restored after fourteen years without a strategic authority and voice for London.

Born in Lambeth and now living in Cricklewood Ken Livingstone is a Londoner first and foremost.

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In Just a Few Weeks, Corbyn Has Already Brought Significant Change to Labour

(140) Comments | Posted 29 October 2015 | (23:00)

It has been a terrible week for the Tories, and a very good one for the opposition.

The Tories expected to write a script for Jeremy Corbyn's Labour: incompetence and extremism. Yet as they review the wreckage of their week of tax credits chaos they must surely...

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Why Bristol's Mayor Vote Matters

(7) Comments | Posted 12 November 2012 | (23:00)

If Labour's Marvin Rees is elected Mayor of Bristol on Thursday I for one will be celebrating. It will be a good day for Bristol. Many more people outside that city will rightly be inspired by Marvin's election.

Bristol is a major city, a lively, exciting place...

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A 'Fare Deal' for Londoners

(2) Comments | Posted 15 November 2011 | (22:00)

The problem with politics at the moment is people saying we can't do things.

We can't hold down student fees, we can't hold down VAT, we can't keep EMA.

I don't agree.

More than ever we need to do things that help people ease the burden on...

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