While Londoners want action, the Labour Mayor offers excuses. Shaun Bailey will offer a credible challenge.
I am receiving increasingly frequent pleas from Labour councillors “demanding” that I assist them in driving through their policies before the Far Left takes over next May.
It has virtually zero business rates for small firms. The planning system is less skewed towards shopping centres and retail parks.
Those who spend their time in classrooms and rigidly follow the handbook may fail to meet the individual needs of each pupil.
First they say fans are unwelcome. Then instead of apologising, they continue weaselling around with contradictory claims.
The Lib Dems gained a seat from Labour in Chesterfield. The Conservatives held seats in Cambridgeshire and Hambleton.
There is a strong case for a larger proportion of the recently announced NHS money to be invested into preventative services.
They can serve as living proof that politicians are public-spirited individuals who wish to drive positive change for their communities.
Tourism is thriving but while the city looks forward, the council is stuck in the past – failing to manage its finances properly.
The Conservatives held a seat in Lichfield and gained a seat from Labour in Nottingham.
Boff was the runner up. The election takes place in May 2020.
Joe Carlebach: With crime spiralling out of control, is it time for a Police and Crime Commissioner for London?
At least then we might see some dedicated focus on this issue. A lot of supposedly “minor” offences are not investigated at all.
More than one in four councils was subject to a serious security breach in the last five years. Given the sensitive nature of the information held, security needs to be improved.
The reality of local authority control of schools was not democratic, but rule by officers and party hacks.
As voting opens all three contenders have secured the backing from high profile figures – including council leaders and cabinet members.