Mayor of London letter to Housing Secretary

Mayor of London letter to Housing Secretary

Sadiq Khan has written a letter to the Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick setting out further measures he believes are required to protect London’s private renters, welfare claimants, refugees and people with no recourse to public funds during the Coronavirus outbreak. The Mayor says there is now a risk the UK...

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Borough hubs set up to help identify and support vulnerable people

Borough hubs set up to help identify and support vulnerable people

London boroughs are leading on a range of local initiatives to support vulnerable people, in liaison with the NHS, voluntary organisations and other partners. This includes the development of local hubs to bring together a range of partners to deliver support, working through call centres, websites and utilising data to...

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Support for small businesses

Support for small businesses

The government has made announces regarding support for small businesses. Boroughs will be responsible for distributing some key grants for businesses. On Monday the government issued new advice on these grants to help small business and the retail, leisure and tourism sectors. The grants amount to £10,000 for small businesses...

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