Gay and bisexual men arguably have most to gain but so do Black Africans, women and trans people.
Closing 40 tube stations may give us a “nudge” to stay at home. But reducing the frequency of trains makes overcrowding worse.
Shortlists have been chosen for London South West and for Croydon and Sutton. The elections take place next year.
Boff was the runner up. The election takes place in May 2020.
As voting opens all three contenders have secured the backing from high profile figures – including council leaders and cabinet members.
All three are great campaigners and proven grassroots workers across London. Winning is a challenge but the prize is definitely up for grabs.
I’ve already voted for Boff as the Conservative candidate. Sometimes I suspect that he knows even more about the capital than Peter Ackroyd.
I’m backing him to be the next Mayor of London. He will work tirelessly to deliver and he will lead.
Glasgow has shown the alternative. We can build communities to show the young a better way than joining gangs.
There has been robust debate, for instance on legalisation of cannabis, but personal bickering has been avoided.
This evening Shaun Bailey, Andrew Boff and Joy Morrissey will be in Croydon. Voting starts on September 17th.
No celebrity candidates. No non-Tories. Bailey, Boff and Morrissey have all spent years campaigning, knocking on doors, handing out leaflets in the sun and in the rain.
Congratulations to Shaun Bailey, Andrew Boff and Joy Morrissey. The final choice will be made by Conservative members in London.
Our series continues with a contender from the London Assembly answering our questions.
The list presents selectors with a wide range of experience and backgrounds to whittle down to the eventual shortlist.