27 May 2017 | 24.4 °C

Politics

Hang On, We Have To Elect The London Assembly In May, Too?

Hang On, We Have To Elect The London Assembly In May, Too?

Yep, and here's what that is.
Thoughts On Having Sat Through The Mayoral Election Videos

Thoughts On Having Sat Through The Mayoral Election Videos

Reading between the lines when nobody really says anything.
Is It Bullshit? 'Sadiq's Fares Freeze Will Cost £1.9bn'

Is It Bullshit? 'Sadiq's Fares Freeze Will Cost £1.9bn'

Strap in, we're talking economics.
This Is What Parliament Could Look Like If It Leaves London

This Is What Parliament Could Look Like If It Leaves London

Westminster Palace needs a refurb. Here's a plan B.
Mayoral Election Digest: Where's Zac?

Mayoral Election Digest: Where's Zac?

We play hunt the mayoral candidate.
See Sadiq Speak

See Sadiq Speak

Mayoral candidate in conversation with New Statesman editor.
If You Rent In London, You Should Watch This Election Hustings Video

If You Rent In London, You Should Watch This Election Hustings Video

Watch candidates debate rent control and more.
We Replicate Zac's Day Out On A Train

We Replicate Zac's Day Out On A Train

Mayoral hopeful keen to show he's one of us
Is It Bullshit? 'Protecting The Freedom Pass'

Is It Bullshit? 'Protecting The Freedom Pass'

Is free pensioner travel really in danger?
Outrage Mounts Against Zac Goldsmith’s Racial Profiling Tactics

Outrage Mounts Against Zac Goldsmith’s Racial Profiling Tactics

Campaign flyers labelled patronising and divisive.
Chris Boardman's Views On London Mayoral Candidates' Cycling Ambitions

Chris Boardman's Views On London Mayoral Candidates' Cycling Ambitions

Olympic gold medallist is policy advisor to British Cycling.
How Do Mayoral Candidates Score On Air Pollution?

How Do Mayoral Candidates Score On Air Pollution?

Who will best clean up London's air?
Mayoral Election Digest: It's All About Transport

Mayoral Election Digest: It's All About Transport

Catch up with the week in politics.
12 Mayoral Candidates Confirmed For May Election

12 Mayoral Candidates Confirmed For May Election

Couple of unexpected names on here.
Sophie Walker, Women's Equality Party Candidate: "Let's Make London Work For Everybody"

Sophie Walker, Women's Equality Party Candidate: "Let's Make London Work For Everybody"

Meeting a new political party on the block.
Is It Bullshit? 'Vote Sadiq Khan, Get Jeremy Corbyn'

Is It Bullshit? 'Vote Sadiq Khan, Get Jeremy Corbyn'

Testing the Conservative campaign claim.
Video: Everyone's Talking About... Fares

Video: Everyone's Talking About... Fares

It's a big election issue.
If Jeremy Corbyn Were Mayor Of London...

If Jeremy Corbyn Were Mayor Of London...

Imagining London if Labour hadn't gone bonkers last year.
Mayoral Election Digest: Who's Been To The Kebab Awards?

Mayoral Election Digest: Who's Been To The Kebab Awards?

The week in London politics.
Sian Berry: "London Deserves A Green Mayor"

Sian Berry: "London Deserves A Green Mayor"

Another candidate wants your vote.
Register To Vote For The London Elections

Register To Vote For The London Elections

Deadline is 18 April.
Six Reasons We're Not Talking About George Galloway

Six Reasons We're Not Talking About George Galloway

He doesn't need us anyway.
Mayoral Election Digest: Zac Accuses Sadiq Of Going After The Family Jewels

Mayoral Election Digest: Zac Accuses Sadiq Of Going After The Family Jewels

Another week in the battle for London.
Review: 50 Years Of Political Cartoons

Review: 50 Years Of Political Cartoons

See Telegraph cartoonists' work in Putney.
'Zac's Not Even Enjoying It': Caroline Pidgeon On Why She Should Be Mayor

'Zac's Not Even Enjoying It': Caroline Pidgeon On Why She Should Be Mayor

She even does a Ken Livingtone impression for us.
What Does The Spring Budget Mean For London?

What Does The Spring Budget Mean For London?

GLA gets devolved powers for one thing.
Cartoon: Decisions, Decisions

Cartoon: Decisions, Decisions

Zac Vs Sadiq.
Mayoral Election Digest: Sadiq Meets Idris

Mayoral Election Digest: Sadiq Meets Idris

Your week in mayoral politics.
How Have Zac Goldsmith And Sadiq Khan Performed As MPs?

How Have Zac Goldsmith And Sadiq Khan Performed As MPs?

What have they done for us lately?
Caroline Pidgeon Launches Policies To Help Private Renters

Caroline Pidgeon Launches Policies To Help Private Renters

Mayoral candidate wants to register landlords and scrap fees.
Morrissey For Mayor? What Difference Would He Make?

Morrissey For Mayor? What Difference Would He Make?

Singer says he might run for City Hall.
How Much Does It Cost To Stand For Mayor Of London?

How Much Does It Cost To Stand For Mayor Of London?

You'd better have deep pockets.
Mayoral Election Digest: Zac Goldsmith 'Wants To Be Pansexual For London'

Mayoral Election Digest: Zac Goldsmith 'Wants To Be Pansexual For London'

And other election shenanigans this week.
Rent In London? Here's Your Chance To Grill Mayoral Candidates

Rent In London? Here's Your Chance To Grill Mayoral Candidates

Housing hustings on 29 March.
The Room Vandalised By 4 British Prime Ministers

The Room Vandalised By 4 British Prime Ministers

Robert Peel and Spencer Perceval were very naughty boys...
London Needs More Blue Plaques For Women

London Needs More Blue Plaques For Women

Only 13% are dedicated to females.
14 Ways To Celebrate Women's History Month In London

14 Ways To Celebrate Women's History Month In London

Comedians, scientists, rebels, musicians, engineers and more.
London Election Digest: Zac And Sadiq's Tax Bills

London Election Digest: Zac And Sadiq's Tax Bills

The week's campaigning activity.
Should All London Businesses Pay The London Living Wage?

Should All London Businesses Pay The London Living Wage?

What impact would this have on the city and its people?
How Does It Feel Being European In London?

How Does It Feel Being European In London?

What's the effect of the EU referendum?
Is The Mayor Of London Right On Europe?

Is The Mayor Of London Right On Europe?

Boris proposes we can vote to leave, then negotiate further.
Flout The Rules Near Tower Bridge To Highlight Privatisation Of The City

Flout The Rules Near Tower Bridge To Highlight Privatisation Of The City

Join Will Self, Jenny Jones and Mark Thomas at this weekend's intervention.
What Is City Hall Spending Its Money On This Year?

What Is City Hall Spending Its Money On This Year?

New budget, new problems.
London Should Be One Fare Zone, Says Green Party

London Should Be One Fare Zone, Says Green Party

Time to redraw the Tube map?
Don't Take It Out On The Night Time

Don't Take It Out On The Night Time

It's time to stop demonising people who drink.
Why The Spending Review Means You'll Be Paying More Council Tax For Fewer Services

Why The Spending Review Means You'll Be Paying More Council Tax For Fewer Services

Budget cuts on the way.
Row Over Sutton £1m Discount Property Deal

Row Over Sutton £1m Discount Property Deal

Lib Dem MP locks horns with local Tories.
How The Spending Review Will Affect London

How The Spending Review Will Affect London

No fix for the housing crisis.
Can Lambeth Council Be Trusted With Housing?

Can Lambeth Council Be Trusted With Housing?

Risky and confusing strategies appear to abound.
If You're Not Registered To Vote, London Could Lose Some MPs

If You're Not Registered To Vote, London Could Lose Some MPs

Probably in the city's poorer areas.