Assembly News

GLA Conservatives Newsletter 9th July 2018

This week's newsletter focuses on three issues of vital importance to London. On two of these issues (housing and the Ultra-Low Emission Zone) my colleague Andrew Boff and I questioned Sadiq Khan at the most recent Mayor's Question Time.

Mayor keeps 'Olympics Tax' after 2012 Games debt is cleared

The Mayor of London is continuing to impose an 'Olympics Tax' on Londoners - even though the debt of the 2012 Olympic Games has been cleared.

The tax, known as the Olympic precept, was set-up before 2012 to help pay for the Games and the associated regeneration projects.