Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

Author - Robin Wales

The regeneration of Newham

When I became mayor fifteen years ago, we said we would transform Newham into a place where residents wanted to live, work and stay. We wanted jobs for our residents, good education for our children, and a diverse...

Mayor’s-eye view

Elected mayors can make a big difference, ensuring local government reaches its full potential for the community, writes Robin Wales I am a great supporter of elected mayors which, as the mayor of Newham in London’s...

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