The former Kingston Council leader is the latest in our series to answer our questions on the important challenges that face us.
She answers our questions about the key issues for the capital of crime, housing, and transport,
Our series continues with a contender from the London Assembly answering our questions.
We have asked those shortlisted for the nomination a series of questions and we will be running their responses during the course of the day.
Teaching children to spell is not an act of cruelty – they have a large smiles on their faces when they get something right.
Following allegations of intimidation several Labour councillors have indicated they are standing down.
Aggressive begging has discouraged people from visiting the town centre. The Labour Council has failed to deal with the problem.
As so often, the US President’s blast was undiplomatic and included errors – but also hit on a fundamental truth.
The Conservatives lost a seat to the Lib Dems in Waveney but gained a seat from Labour in Waveney. The Conservatives also lost a seat to an independent in Rutland.
Boris Johnson’s victories showed we can win in a “Labour city” with someone whose excitement can cut through to the public.
Whether for a pedestrian or a driver it is hard to see crossing points, where to go, where or when was best to stop or proceed. The blind are in fear of their lives.
Concrete eyesores are being removed. Unused council land is being leased for pop up businesses. We are also providing thousands of new homes.
The council is making great strides with our health and voluntary sector partners. But the barriers to innovation imposed centrally must be lifted.
Mohamed Y Ali: The Conservative candidate for Mayor of London must have a real understanding of defeating crime
The former youth worker and London Assembly member Shaun Bailey could offer hope to disadvantaged communities.
The Conservatives lost a seat to the Lib Dems in Bath and North East Somerset. There was also another loss for the Conservatives – to Labour in Lichfield.