Sadiq Khan faces congestion charge legal battle

Sadiq Khan faces congestion charge legal battle

Sadiq Khan is facing a court battle over his decision to scrap the Congestion Charge exemption for minicabs, as a union claims it disproportionately impacts black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) drivers. London’s traffic levy aims to reduce tail backs in the city centre, with drivers paying a daily fee...

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How cinemas will reopen

How cinemas will reopen

As the Prime Minister said on June 24, cinemas could start opening up for business again from July 4 and film fans are looking forward to catching up on the latest big screen release. But with social distancing and safety measures still essential to protect people from coronavirus cinema companies...

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Chamber of commerce warns of ‘swift and sizeable’ hit to London economy

Chamber of commerce warns of ‘swift and sizeable’ hit to London economy

London’s economy has taken “a swift and sizeable hit” during the coronavirus outbreak, according to the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI). The ongoing financial toll from the pandemic was laid bare in new polling released yesterday (Monday 29 June), with almost two thirds of businesses in the capital...

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London Motor Show confirms its return in July 2021

London Motor Show confirms its return in July 2021

After four years of sell out events followed by a ‘rest in 2020’ The London Motor Show is set to return to the Evolution London venue in Battersea Park from 16th to 18th July 2021. Alec Mumford, Chairman of The London Motor Show, said: “The last four years of shows exceeded all...

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Lots Road Auctions – 5th of July

Lots Road Auctions – 5th of July

It’s Fine Interiors week here at Lots Road Auctions! We have a beautiful array/selection of fine and decorative lots going into our next auction this Sunday the 5th of July: Lot 445 (5/7/20) Open Bookcase. Italian neoclassical painted having four shelves above carved foliate bracket feet, 222cm H x 185cm x...

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Jess Gillam, Nitin Sawhney, Marian Hill and Justin Adams added to Royal Albert Home

Jess Gillam, Nitin Sawhney, Marian Hill and Justin Adams added to Royal Albert Home

The Royal Albert Hall’s series of free, exclusive streamed shows will continue throughout July, with performances from classical saxophonist Jess Gillam, composer and multi-instrumentalist Nitin Sawhney, Philadelphian songwriting duo Marian Hill, and guitarist Justin Adams. The quartet join a line-up that includes violinist Nicola Benedetti, pop songwriter Guy Chambers, and a night of country music curated...

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