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Category: News & Articles

  • July 17, 2009

    Cleaning Up The Met

    On listening to a televised discussion about the News of the World phone tapping scandal recently, I was struck by the general acceptance of the Metropolitan Police as an almost mendacious organisation whose word cannot be trusted...
  • July 10, 2009

    Facing Upto Our Economic Reality

    Too few of my parliamentary colleagues have woken up to the enormity of the debt crisis that follows hot on the heels from the economic downturn. Yet the seriousness of what will follow cannot be long denied....
  • July 7, 2009

    Lord Mayor Boosts ST Andrews Club

    The St Andrew's Club has been given a major boost after Cllr Duncan Sandys, the new Lord Mayor of Westminster, confirmed that it would be his Charity of the Year...
  • June 30, 2009

    Review Of Parliamentary Expenses

    As an inner London MP I am disbarred from claiming for a second home allowance. Furthermore I have never employed or remunerated from public funds any member of my family...
  • June 30, 2009

    How the City can Play a Future Global Role

    Mark gave a political perspective on the economic crisis during a debate organised by Candlewick alderman, Fiona Woolf. Other speakers included Stuart Fraser (City of London's Chairman of the Policy and Resources Committee)...
  • June 24, 2009

    The Future of Local Newsagents

    Mark this morning lent his support to the 'Save our Newsagents' campaign after it was revealed that traditional newsagents are being forced to close at a rate of more than one every day...
  • June 24, 2009

    Celebrating Work of Local Temple

    Mark visited the Hindu temple in Soho Street this morning to learn about how its congregation contribute to the local community...
  • June 24, 2009

    The US and China – A Fatal Dependency?

    The collapse of Lehman Brothers last September triggered an unravelling of the global economy so swift that its cause and scope was beyond the comprehension not only of a bewildered public but of most politicians and financiers too....
  • June 15, 2009

    The New Speaker

    Next week's election of a new Commons' Speaker is widely anticipated as the starting point for a brief period of frenetic parliamentary reform...
  • June 9, 2009

    Bishopsgate Institute Gets Facelift

    The world-renowned Bishopsgate Institute is to undergo a transformation to enhance its position as an educational meeting place for city workers, constituents and visitors to the capital...