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The two things everyone needs to know about Sadiq Khan

There are two things everyone needs to know about Sadiq Khan: He backed Jeremy Corbyn to be Labour Leader He says he’d do it againThat’s right: Sadiq Khan backed Jeremy Corbyn to lead his Party – the man who wants to print money to fund more spending, ramp up taxes on working people

Tonight's Evening Standard hustings - what you need to know

Will you be watching tonight’s Evening Standard London Mayoral hustings, taking place at 6.30pm?It will be on London Live (Freeview channel 8, Sky channel 117, Virgin channel 159, YouView channel 8) and you can also watch a webcast here.If you’re tweeting during the event, the hashtag is #ESHusti

Julie Girling MEP Welcomes the EU Referendum

Our Member of the European Parliament for South West England and Gibraltar Julie Girling MEP says she trusts the Prime Minister to get the best deal for Britain. Following today's news from Westminster she explained: "I am delighted the hear today that The Prime Minister is on track to secure an agreement with Europe to give national powers the ability to block European legislation."

Building more homes in Britain

New figures show that the number of new homes being registered across the UK is at its highest level since 2007.By working closely with housebuilders, we’re ensuring that they have the skills n

Borough of Poole Faces More Challenges

Poole must make additional savings of £12 million over a three year period from April 2017. The news comes after last month’s local government financial settlement revealed that central government revenue funding for local services in Poole will reduce by the equivalent of £230 a year for every household in Poole. Councillor Janet Walton, Leader of the Council, Borough of Poole, said: “We are committed to delivering the Council’s priorities for Poole despite the extraordinary challenges.”