City News 12 Nov 2020

City News 12 Nov 2020

Pick of the News A Walk Along the A10: London’s oldest Roman road 23 rude London street names that are guaranteed to make you laugh General News Tower Bridge: Millions to be invested in landmark to stop it getting stuck open again Remembrance Day at Royal Exchange Coram volunteers sought Traffic chaos in London as Tower Bridge...

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City News 17 Sep 2020

City News 17 Sep 2020

Pick of the News General News City of London Elections could be postponed a year The new pedestrian and cyclist City The City Centre opens 23rd September The pandemic is forcing change on the world of work Which cities have the highest rate of STIs in the UK City Nooks & Crannies/History Construction, Property,...

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City News 31 Jul 2020

City News 31 Jul 2020

There is growing international awareness of London’s past, and deep, connections with the slave trade. For example, this week we noticed: Aljazeera: ‘Shameful’: Lloyd’s of London apologises for role in slave trade Bloomberg: The City of London Has a Slavery Problem Barbados Today: ‘Sorry is not enough’: Caribbean states say of British slavery...

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International Awareness of City’s Slavery Role

International Awareness of City's Slavery Role

Pick of the News There is growing international awareness of London’s past, and deep, connections with the slave trade. For example, this week we noticed: Aljazeera: ‘Shameful’: Lloyd’s of London apologises for role in slave trade Bloomberg: The City of London Has a Slavery Problem Barbados Today: ‘Sorry is not enough’: Caribbean states...

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Apologies for Past Slavery Links

Pick of the News Slavery: DM: Church and Bank of England apologize over historic links to slave trade, Guardian: Bank praised by Boris Johnson had slavery links, data shows, Some U.K. companies plan to pay reparations for ties to slavery, In wake of global anti-racism protests, two major UK firms vow to compensate...

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