Tuesday, 22 September 2020
How much have you spent on Brexit-related projects and how much funding is ring-fenced for future projects? Please give a breakdown of funding per project.
Have you received representations from London’s culinary sector on the current state of their industry? What was their feedback, particularly with regards to Eat Out to Help Out? Have you...
How many schemes have you directed refusal since 2016 and please provide list of them?
What preparation is LFB making for the eventuality that its high-rise firefighting policies currently in development are contrary to the findings of the evacuation steering group?
Thank you for your answer to my question 2020/1641. How many of the 1,000 people have now been contacted, and how many have taken up the offer of diversionary support?
What representations have you made to ministers and officials to ensure that the consultation on BB100 (fire safety in schools) is complete and in force before the £1.7 billion new schools...
What have you done to increase the number of living wage employers in London since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic?
How are you supporting inner and outer London high streets when it comes to the different challenges they face as a result of Covid-19?
Will you publish your correspondence with the Health and Safety Executive and Deputy Mayor for Fire and Resilience, regarding the safety of high-rise firefighting operations in the current built...
Have any prototypes or actual equipment relating to whole-building evacuation alert systems been delivered to LFB or NFCC?
What are the criteria for the use of Police helicopters in the early hours of the morning?
How much funding have you given to MedCity since the start of your Mayoralty? Please give a breakdown by year.
How much funding have you given to Medtech London? Please give a breakdown by year.
Please advise as to how much training to combat forced marriage is currently taking place within the police force in London.
Will firefighters driving ambulances under the day 6 and 7 arrangements be employed by LAS for that time or through another method?
What consideration has been given to the physiological impact of using EDBA on firefighters arising from the EDBA drills?
How much of this £85m fund has been spent to date? How much money remains in the fund? Has any of this funding been reallocated to other projects, and if so how much?
When will LFB publish their culture change plan?
In each round of promotions to leading firefighter, sub officer, and station officer since 2016, how many applicants were there for each category of officer, and how many available places?
How and when will you be reviewing your Good Work Standard in response to changes to the workplace due to the Covid-19 pandemic?
Have any contract specific remedial action plans been initiated following the review of the Brigade’s contracts?
What are the Mayor’s views on the Furloughed Space Loans Scheme proposed by the British Property Federation and British Retail Consortium?...
Will you commit to supporting the initiatives to boost confidence and increase footfall in the West End which were outlined in Leader of Westminster Council, Cllr Rachael Robathan’s recent...
What aid has LFB provided to the people of Beirut following the tragic explosion in that city on 4 August, and will funding for this come from national Government?
What representations have you made to ministers and officials to ensure that fire safety in schools includes the provision of sprinklers in all new buildings?
How many notices or other items of correspondence about fire safety did LFB issue to King’s College NHS Trust before the emergency closure of its ICU on 22 July 2020?
Are you lobbying the Government to extend the payment to self-isolate scheme to all regions at all times, rather than only those areas under enhanced restrictions?
How does the £13.6m of GLA funding for London & Partners represent value for money for London at a time where Londoners are facing economic hardship as a result of the covid-19 pandemic?
Like the rest of the restaurant trade, curry houses in London have been hit by the COVID19 crisis and in particularly it supports some of the most vulnerable communities to the virus. What...
How has footfall in the Central Activities Zone changed since the start of the pandemic and are there signs that footfall is now increasing in this area?
What specific economic challenges does the Central Activities Zone face as compared to the rest of London and what work have you and GLA teams carried out to assess the specific challenges faced...
How and when will you be reviewing your Vision for Tourism in response to the challenges to the tourism sector caused by Covid-19 pandemic?
Do you agree that the Government’s proposal for a £13 per day payment to low-waged workers self-isolating because of coronavirus is insufficient and should be raised to a liveable level?
Statistics from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reveal that the UK has entered its deepest recession since records began and hospitality has been the hardest hit sector. It was reported...
How is the Mayor’s Business Advisory Board responding to London’s economic challenges caused by the Covid-19 pandemic?
In a recent Morgan Stanley survey, it was found only a third of office workers in London have returned to their desks while in Paris it is over 80 per cent. Why do you think this is so and what...
Under the new points-based immigration system coming into effect from 1st January, social workers will be excluded from post-Brexit health visa. With more than 100,000 care vacancies in the...
MOPAC put forward 3 bids to the Government Safer Streets scheme and was successful in just one of them. What was a) the process and b) criteria applied by MOPAC in deciding which bids to put forward?
What progress is being made with the refurbishment of the cottages behind West Hampstead fire station?
Does the London Fire Brigade (LFB) have an employee travel plan, and have surveys been conducted into the modes of transport used by firefighters and staff to commute to work? If so, could...
Does the MPS provide training to all police officers on criminal exploitation?
How have you collaborated with Medcity to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic?
How much has been spent on the Mayor’s Civic Innovation Challenge to date and how much funding remains? Please give a breakdown of projects which have been awarded funds.
What impact does LFB predict on its finances from the proposals set out in the Government’s consultation document on remedying the unlawful discrimination in firefighter pensions, following...
How many public order incidents, or incidents requiring a public order response, has LFB attended since the beginning of March 2020, and for the equivalent period in 2019?
What has lead to the apparent increase in the use of Police helicopters?
Are you concerned by reports that people who have been pregnant during the pandemic may have been wrongly sent home on sick pay, taking them below the threshold for Statutory Maternity Pay?
Does the Mayor support calls by the National Fire Chiefs Council and Lord Greenhalgh for body-worn cameras to be made available to every fire fighter?
At MQT in July, you mentioned you were working with councils to deliver bookable space to work for Londoners. Can you provide more information on this work, what is being delivered, where - and...
What was the conclusion of LFB’s review of the effectiveness of extended duration breathing apparatus in high rise fires?
Will you join with me in congratulating Mayor of the West Midlands Combined Authority Andy Street, for the Black Country being chosen by Unesco as a geopark. This will aid their tourism, why...
The London Assembly is a 25-member elected body, part of the Greater London Authority, that scrutinises the activities of the Mayor of London.
The London Assembly was established in 2000 and meets at City Hall on the south bank of the River Thames, close to Tower Bridge. The Assembly is also able to investigate other issues of importance to Londoners (transport, environmental matters, etc.), publish its findings and recommendations, and make proposals to the Mayor.