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Kevin Chong - Investec
A lot of it is to do with the fact that we have such a high concentration of financial service players in London in such a tight geography. And fintech, unlike some of the other technology sectors, is one of those areas where you can't avoid having to partner with or have some sort of relationship with the established players.feedback
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Oct 19 2017
London has been commented on by 609 key people in the news. You can find all of them on this page with their statements. People who have been most quoted about London are: Sadiq Khan, Mireia Borrell-Porta and Cressida Dick. For instance, the most recent quote from Sadiq Khan is: “Our firefighters do one of the most important jobs there is - helping to keep the rest of us safe - regardless of gender or background. Their heroic response in tackling this year's deadly terrorist attacks and the Grenfell Tower tragedy is only a small proportion of their tireless work to protect and support all of our communities.”.
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McKayla Maroney

Dr. Nassar told me that I was receiving 'medically necessary treatment that he had been performing on patients for over 30 years'. It started when I was 13 years old, at one of my first National Team training camps, in Texas, and it didn't end until I left the sport. It seemed whenever and wherever this man could find the chance, I was 'treated'. It happened in London before my team and I won the gold medal, and it happened before I won my silver (in vault in London). Everyone's words over the past few days have been so inspiring to me. Not just happening in Hollywood.feedback

Dara Khosrowshahi - Expedia

We will appeal this decision on behalf of millions of Londoners, but we do so with the knowledge that we must also change.feedback

Lucy Greenwood - Savills

Manchester and Birmingham continue to outperform the UK average and are now joined by smaller locations such as Luton, Coventry and Chelmsford in seeing double digit annual price growth for urban land.feedback

Phil Hogan

Unfortunately, we are now so close to the cliff edge of a hard Brexit that we can see the drop right in front of our feet. We have now missed the October deadline for moving to the next phase of negotiations. Only serious engagement and realism can deliver an agreement to move forward by December. It is painfully clear that the UK government is not going to propose workable solutions for the benefit of the island of Ireland, Indeed, the low priority afforded to Northern Ireland by London is disheartening, to say the least.feedback

Bob Dudley - BP

We love our wind farms in the United States and our biofuels in Brazil and we continue to invest in these businesses and they're profitable. A sustainable business has to be profitable.feedback

Bob Dudley - BP

The evolution of the energy markets is going to take decades and decades and decades.feedback

Bob Dudley - BP

Renewables are clearly coming of age and yet even with the most aggressive forecasts for renewables, the world will likely be looking elsewhere to other sources of energy for the next few decades. Global demand for energy continues to grow as prosperity increases and the world population rises, giving us a dual challenge – we must meet increased energy demand while also transitioning to a low carbon future.feedback

McKayla Maroney

I had a dream to go to the Olympics, and the things I had to endure to get there, were unnecessary, and disgusting. It happened in London before my team and I won the gold medal, and it happened before I won my Silver. Sure, from the outside looking in, it's an amazing story. I did it. I got there, but not without a price.feedback

Sylvia Plath

Met, by the way, a brilliant ex-Cambridge poet at the wild St. Botolph's Review party last week; will probably never see him again (he works for J. Arthur Rank in London) but wrote my best poem about him afterwards: the only man I've met yet here who'd be strong enough to be equal with.feedback

Mark Lamping

Similarly, we today can better appreciate how standing for 'God Save The Queen' may have been viewed negatively by our armed forces here in Jacksonville and beyond. As covered during our conversation on Thursday, this was an oversight and certainly not intended to send a message that would disparage you, our flag or our nation. The notion never entered the minds of our players or anyone affiliated with the Jacksonville Jaguars, but today we can understand how the events in London on September 24 could have been viewed or misinterpreted. We owe you an apology and hope you will accept it.feedback

Paul Iganski

I think they'll continue to rise. As the Brexit negotiations become more entrenched, they're a constant reminder of the position of eastern European migrants, contributing to a climate of hostility. As we draw closer to the deadline, and as negotiations get tougher, the climate is going to get worse. And every time we have a terror attack, there'll be a backlash. Each time, it goes up a notch.feedback

Paul Iganski

Britain is no more or less bigoted than any other country, for example in Europe.feedback

Christine Ourmieres-Widener - Flybe Group

While half-year profits are lower than expected, I am confident that we are still on a clear sustainable path to profitability in line with our stated plan. The increased maintenance costs are disappointing, but we are already addressing these in the second half and remain focused on improving our cost base and reliability performance. Our sustainable business improvement plan is delivering benefits with the fleet size now reducing, and consequently both yield and load factors are increasing.feedback

Amber Rudd

There is absolutely no place for hate crime in our society and this Government is taking action to tackle it. I am heartened that that more victims are more confident to come forward and report incidents of hate crime, and that police identification and recording of all crime is improving. But no-one in Britain should have to suffer violent prejudice, and indications that there was a genuine rise in the number of offences immediately following each of this year's terror attacks is undoubtedly concerning.feedback

Tim Loughton

I spend up to an hour in the bath every morning, just thinking about things. One of the greatest causes of stress in the world was the invention of the shower.feedback

Jeremy Corbyn

So, I say to her, Labour will help you keep your promise. Bring forward a bill to update the act and improve trans rights and Labour will back you. You can give your MPs and the DUP a free vote and Labour will make it law.feedback

Jeremy Corbyn

Discrimination has gone on too long. The Gender Recognition Act does not allow trans people to self-identify their gender and forces them to undergo invasive medical tests. This is wrong. Labour recognised this in our manifesto, pledging to update the act. Theresa May told Pink News that 'changes need to be made' but failed to include anything on this in the Conservative manifesto.feedback

Stephen Jones

We detect some degree of political will in certain parts of continental Europe in order to reclaim what they perceive to be 20 years loss of wholesale financial services to the London market. It's a very short-sighted approach to negotiations, but I recognise that in certain markets it's the political reality.feedback

Joseph Harker

Every day millions of internet users ask Google life’s most difficult questions, big and small. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries. “Diversity” has become a buzzword over the past two decades. But what does it mean and why is it necessary? To understand how we got here, and where we might go next, it’s worth a look back.feedback

Jo Bertram - Uber

Am I sour? No, not really. It's just how it goes. If they say Uber will no longer be on the streets on London, I'd be very surprised. I'd eat my hat.feedback

John McDonnell

We've been here for 350 years, and this American company comes in and decides to take over? That's not on. We will have the skilled people. We don't want the unskilled.feedback

Ovidiu Vilcea

This is technology. This is the future. If it's not Uber, it's going to be another company soon.feedback

Tony Bensalem

I'm like a doctor, and they are like a cleaner compared to us. Someone comes from Italy, France, wherever, they have no job, and then they have Uber. I think it's wrong, 100 percent.feedback

Mark Lamping

It bears repeating that we were in remiss in not fully comprehending the effect of the national anthem demonstration occurring on foreign soil has had on the men and women who have or continue to serve our country. Similarly, we today can better appreciate how standing for 'God Save The Queen' may have been viewed negatively by our armed forces here in Jacksonville and beyond.feedback

Michael Ellis - Michelin Group

We have Indian stars in different parts of the world – in London, of course, in China and Hong Kong. We have to find it on the same level. Rasika is very good. We couldn't confirm a star this year, but it's very much on our radar. We did not have the resources to go beyond the areas we covered last year. I think as time goes on we'll be able to do that. We only have so many boots on the ground in terms of the inspection team.feedback

Dany Cotton

I want to shake off outdated language which we know is stopping young girls and women from considering this rewarding and professional career.feedback

Tomasz Shafernaker - BBC

The sky in #London has turned into a CRAZY(!) reddish brown colour. It feels incredibly weird . . . and getting more weird by the minute. So many people are looking at the sky and taking photos.feedback

Anthony Rushworth

This is two-speed Britain in action. It's now clear that great swathes of the UK have suffered terribly in the aftermath of the financial crash while areas in high demand have shrugged it off and surged ahead.feedback

Hansen Lu - Capital Economics

With annual house price growth on the other main house price indices coming in at 2pc to 4pc, the official index still looks to be an outlier. House price movements in London tend to lead the rest of the market. That, alongside the already high level of prices across the country, weak new buyer inquiries and probable interest rate rises, suggests that a resurgence in house price growth is unlikely.feedback

Silvana Tenreyro

My view is that we are approaching a tipping pint at which it would be necessary or justified to remove some of that stimulus. So my position now is that if the data out-turns are consistent with the picture I just described of an outward gap going towards zero, then I'd be minded to vote for a Bank Rate increase in the coming months. However that is very contingent on the data.feedback

Jill Green

I remember seeing the steam trains coming through here when I was a little girl. I used to hide behind my mum thinking it was a great monster. My husband's in south Wales now chasing after that new train. We love travelling by rail.feedback

Lianna Etkind

We're concerned that the government is ignoring the evidence that electric trains are simply more reliable than diesel trains, as well as the obvious environmental and health benefits of moving away from diesel.feedback

Lenny Curry

I stand and cover my heart for the pledge and the anthem. I think it's stupid to do otherwise. The U.S. Constitution protects the right for a lot of people to do a lot of stupid things. I am a Constitutional Conservative, so I respect the wisdom of our Founders.feedback

Kehinde Andrews

If this is how black history is taught in schools, then it is better they do not teach it at all. The levels of insensitivity just tell us how lightly the genocide of African people is viewed in the school system.feedback

Andrea Orcel - UBS

The key issues are going to be residential and schooling. That will be a challenge for any location.feedback

John Goodall

It is essential that the Government doesn't lose focus on addressing the housing crisis and makes good on its promise to build the thousands of new, affordable homes that people desperately need. Fast approaching, next month's Autumn Budget will be a chance for the Chancellor to reassure the industry on these plans and, I hope, address some further urgent matters. Investment and planning in the areas where rental and house price growth is reaching particularly unsustainable levels, like the East of England, will be key.feedback

Richard Snook - PricewaterhouseCoopers

The uncertainty over Brexit may be felt more keenly in London than other areas, due to the importance of international businesses. Figures from the City of London borough bear this out, where prices are down 18.4% compared to a year ago.feedback

Steve Clayton

The worry is that the decision to reduce investment in standing assets risks hitting attendance levels in future years.feedback

Katie Heller

We were worried it could be perceived as being the elitist art world getting together and throwing money at less fortunate people. We asked the families what they really needed and it was financial support.feedback

Katie Heller

When Grenfell happened, like everyone, I was totally incensed and upset and wanted to be able to do something. The best way I could personally help was to put together a charity auction.feedback

Janet Davies

These experienced professionals cover everything from breastfeeding support to spotting children who may be at risk of abuse. But they are now bearing the brunt of Government cuts and the health and wellbeing of our children is in jeopardy. Poor health in childhood has a detrimental impact in later life. The UK is falling even further behind our European neighbours too. Ministers must ensure local councils have the funding to give every child the best start in life and not undermine progress made in the last decade.feedback

Peter Sheehan

I managed, but what I wasn't ready for was the fact she was still at her Hamptons home and needed a helicopter to get her to the match.feedback

Peter Sheehan

Having someone to manage residents' experiences is the new normal in New York. Residents at 525 are mainly singles and couples who are making their mark in the world before starting families. They could absolutely afford to buy, but prices are higher than ever and they're watching the market just as they watch their stocks.feedback

Karen Boswell - Hitachi Rail Europe

We, at Hitachi Rail, are really proud to have built trains in the UK, designed using Japanese bullet train technology, that are improving passengers' journeys on the Great Western route. Nine years of hard work has gone into making this vital fleet upgrade happen, including creating a brand new factory, workforce, and establishing modern maintenance facilities from Swansea to London. We've delivered pioneering 21st century trains for passengers to enjoy and sparked a manufacturing renaissance in the North East.feedback

Myles Hart

When someone says 'That's an ugly shoe,' I'm like, yes, you're correct, that's the point.feedback

Martin McDonagh

Yeah, I think it's great. Of course it should have happened years and years ago.feedback

José Mourinho - Manchester United

The only thing I will say is that I am still a coach with concerns, with ambitions and with the desire to do new things. I am sure that I will not finish my career here (at Manchester United). My son, who lives in London, went to Paris to watch a Paris Saint-Germain match instead of Manchester. Why Paris? Because they have something special. Magic, quality and youth. It is fantastic.feedback

Jeremy Corbyn

Nobody should ever feel alone, isolated, at risk because of their faith, the clothing they choose to wear, the lifestyle they lead.feedback

Jeremy Corbyn

If you're a woman alone and you've been abused in the street, or abused where you live or abused anywhere at all, you've taken a big step in going to tell the police about it … There must then be an appropriate response by the police to acknowledge and understand the seriousness of the crime.feedback

Lucy Diver

The prize used to champion unknowns and outsiders. But a 2014 rule change has cemented the neo-colonial cultural dominance of the US and the UK. The upstairs room of an indie bookstore. A book launch for a local author. Crisps and wine are being handed out, a buzz is in the air, congratulations are showered upon the young writer. I know – because I worked there at the launch of Eleanor Catton’s The Luminaries.feedback

Jenni Murray

She was late for the Woman's Hour start time of two minutes past 10am. Not her fault, but minders underestimating London traffic …. Into my ear, as my conversation with Shirley [Williams] and [her friend] Eva came to a close, were the whispered, thrilled words of the producer. She's here! Hillary Clinton's here.feedback

Sascha Cordes

Of course Boiler Room has more in-depth knowledge when it comes to the right artists. But we will sit together to figure out from the bigger pool of preselected [artists] what is the best lineup – what fits the story of Budweiser in London.feedback

Chris Grayling

I'm pleased to be on the very first of these brand new trains to welcome them into action.feedback

Kathryn England - Zoological Society of London

There is not that much out there that isn't plastic at the moment. One of the big challenges that we have as a zoo is that we can't have glass on site for safely reasons.feedback

Kathryn England - Zoological Society of London

By the end of the year, our entire drinks range across our two zoos will be 100% single-use plastic bottle free.feedback

Kathryn England - Zoological Society of London

Obviously as a conservation charity the subject of plastic in the ocean is very close to our hearts.feedback

Kathryn England - Zoological Society of London

I think the more brands like this can come on board, the more pressure that puts on the big manufacturers to actually switch over and start creating and developing innovation that is going to come up with an alternative solution to plastic that will work for everybody.feedback

Gerard Butler

There are always those risks and they hopefully become stories but when you do an action movie, you sign on for that. You sign up for the fact that you're going to get a few grazes and a few bruises along the way.feedback

Johnny Morris

Rental price growth continues to be supported by the low number of landlord purchases, particularly across the south of England. The number of rental homes on the market has continued to drop with more southern based landlords looking northwards in search of better yields and lower stamp duty bills. Conversely northern England has seen double digit increases in the number of homes on the market which is likely to temper rental growth.feedback

Dany Cotton

The first woman firefighter joined London Fire Brigade in 1982 and it's ridiculous that 35 years later people are still surprised to see women firefighters or calling them firemen. London is a complex and challenging city and it takes a diverse selection of skills, strengths and specialisms to protect it - qualities that both men and women possess.feedback

Dany Cotton

We owe it to tomorrow's firefighters to challenge negative stereotypes today.feedback

Sadiq Khan

Our firefighters do one of the most important jobs there is - helping to keep the rest of us safe - regardless of gender or background. Their heroic response in tackling this year's deadly terrorist attacks and the Grenfell Tower tragedy is only a small proportion of their tireless work to protect and support all of our communities.feedback

Nick Sanderson

This is about providing an option for older people currently living in London who want to stay in London. It is a myth that everyone wants to move to the country as they get older and our own research has shown us that many people want to stay in the same locality.feedback

Sarah Ghaffari

Complexity favours the rich who can afford to take expensive advice, adds to the cost of every transaction and only discourages us from saving. It makes us resent paying taxes and in the long run it almost certainly makes us less honest.feedback

Martin McDonagh

I mostly wanted to write a really strong female lead for a film so I came up with this idea of a very angry mother who goes to war with her local police department. Once I thought that Frances would be the perfect person for it, it wrote itself almost.feedback

Woody Harrelson

He's turned into a real master of his craft and I think he has just gotten better each time.feedback

Clarke Peters

We all get accosted in one way or the other. They have this wonderful machine to communicate to all of these people, why use it in such a despicable way?feedback

Jochen Leidner - Thomson Reuters

Minorities could be unfairly disadvantaged by being excluded from access to essential services. Imagine a voice recognition system to do your banking over the phone, as banks are reducing physical branches. Such a system would likely be trained with British voices available in London if the company developing the system is London-based.feedback

David Nutt

Larger studies are needed to see if this positive effect can be reproduced in more patients. But these initial findings are exciting and provide another treatment avenue to explore.feedback

Andrew Bailey - Bank of England

The recommendations include the point that London retaining its position as the leading international financial centre supports the aim of sustainable economic growth.feedback

Ramiro Crespo

Moreno has to pick his battles and dismantle Correa's machinery bit by bit. He is being cautious. Dealing with Assange is not the priority right now, but Moreno could decide to make a move once he feels stronger.feedback

César Ricaurte

The situation of Assange in the embassy is unsustainable. He has converted himself into this great conspirator against the major democracies. I think the government is looking for a way out.feedback

Neil McEvoy - Plaid

The problem lies with the unknown. No dose of non-naturally occurring radiation is safe. What we have here is big business trampling over Wales, with a Welsh government doffing its cap to London and the nuclear industry. The Welsh national interest is not being served here. The public is outraged that this material will be dumped in Cardiff's waters, and washed around the Welsh coast, with transfer of radioactivity from sea to land.feedback

Deborah Bangay

My client has no wish to litigate and she made a very reasonable and sensible proposal. Unfortunately that proposal was rejected and my client had no option but to pursue this in litigation. She is not a gold digger. Far from it. She is simply seeking a fair and proper settlement.feedback

Daniela Mascetti

It is a wonderful shape. It is a cushion modified diamond, with a lot of brilliance, a lot of facets, when you move it around and sort of have it on your finger.feedback

Lev Loginov

It will have to be a specialist blockchain for property. It will have to be able to demonstrate ownership.feedback

Lev Loginov

In 10 years from now cryptocurrencies will take over. It will be in wide use just like debit cards and credit cards.feedback

Peter Bellew

We need to work out longer-term which aircraft will replace the A330-300 we have. That's a choice between 787-9s and he A330neos.feedback

Willie Walsh - International Airlines Group

With Monarch, I think everybody's interested in slots at Gatwick, and that would be principally our interest as well (...) If we can get more slots at Gatwick, we'll certainly be looking for more.feedback

Francesco Cappellini

As this is a water based class, the exercises are very low impact, which means much less stress on joints compared to doing exercises on land. It also helps with posture, balance and coordination as well as improving muscular strength and endurance.feedback

Kelly Hoppen

I wanted to do something quite cutting-edge and out there. It's different, and it's at the forefront of design.feedback

Bridgette Kelly

We want visitors to appreciate the bold visual interpretation of wool, while exploring the sensory and tactile experience of this versatile fibre. We want people to appreciate how dynamic wool is, be excited and amazed by what they see, and be truly converted to the benefits of choosing wool over manmade-fibre products. It's a material that is always having its boundaries pushed by talented designers, makers and manufacturers.feedback

Barry Hearn

He had a come-forward style and he didn't bother to duck too often. He was a crowd pleaser who, when he fought in London, was really popular and people were happy to get a ticket.feedback

James Butterwick

But Rybolovlev was too trusting. Collectors have to have some kind of finger on the pulse of the market.feedback

Luigi Mazzoleni

It's a very global week. There are too many things, but that's good to attract people from all round the world.feedback

Anthony McNerney - Gurr Johns

It sent a ripple through the market suggesting the top end is not as strong as it was, and it also suggested London still lags behind New York for the big-ticket items.feedback

Rachel Reeves

What may well be good for City traders is not necessarily good for the rest of the country's economy or investors.feedback

Ashley Hamilton Claxton

While we fully support the case that the UK must stay competitive in a growing global marketplace, we do not think rewriting the rules is the correct way to go about it.feedback

David Harewood

As a young actor struggling with the pressures of identity and blackness, I was sectioned under the Mental Health Act – and came out stronger for it. Tuesday was World Mental Health Day, and I was encouraged by a friend to tweet a word of support to help raise awareness of an issue that affects so many people in different ways.feedback

Suzanne Jordan

This is a horrific multiple sexual assault on a young female who was simply making her way home after a night out. We would like to thank the members of the public who intervened to help her and possibly prevented her ordeal from continuing even further.feedback

Paul Woolf - Air Studios

This is, after all, about a blooming swimming pool. If they were building a hospital or research centre it would be different.feedback

Paul Woolf - Air Studios

This entire planning application has been a management distraction for us. Meanwhile, a lot of musicians and orchestras have also been waiting for this to be resolved.feedback

Paul Woolf - Air Studios

We are about £200,000 down after this battle. We want to try to recover some of that money through the planning process. This whole process has been a needless and abject waste of time and money. We feel the Jeffreys handled it terribly. I don't think they understand the impact this has had on the thousands of people it has affected.feedback

Paul Woolf - Air Studios

It's been absolutely magnificent that people from the film and music industry, government departments, our staff and local people have supported us so relentlessly. Their backing is a testament to what Air Studios stands for. We are very grateful for that.feedback

Hamish McAlpine

Grenfell touched their souls. It's a very emotive subject for people in London.feedback

Joseph C Brandt - ContourGlobal

The capital raised at IPO will enable us to strengthen our balance sheet while providing further flexibility to fund already identified growth opportunities.feedback

Jonathan O'Boyle

There's a lot of stuff in the show that is still really pertinent. Women's equality, LGBTQ rights, Black Lives Matter, environmental issues, nuclear power, nuclear war, all those things that sadly are happening or still continuing to happen in America today 50 years later. So it makes me quite sad and mad that you know, a country and a society hasn't necessarily learned or moved forward as quickly as we'd hope.feedback

Jonathan O'Boyle

I think what Jim Rado wanted to do was just make it a little bit more apparent and clear that America and other Western countries, including Britain, haven't necessarily moved forward as quickly as we'd hoped.feedback

Amanda Prowse

My life is quite ordinary but it means it's manageable. Money has given us freedom of choice so we do travel a lot. In the future we might decide to invest in property but we will see.feedback

Amanda Prowse

We'd been visiting my parents in London and we didn't even have enough petrol money to get home. I knew it was time to go back to work.feedback

Amanda Prowse

You tend to work a year to 18 months in arrears. It wasn't until 2013, after I'd written two or three bestsellers, that I got my first big cheque of about £50,000 or £60,000.feedback

Jonathan Ruppin

Crime fiction is always popular but reinvents itself – it's all about psychological thrillers at the moment thanks to books like The Girl on the Train and Gone Girl.feedback

Amanda Prowse

It was a struggle but when I managed to get it all done, it felt like a win. The hardest times were when I was faced with a large bill or had to pay large upfront costs, such as my son's nursery fees, which had to be paid quarterly in advance.feedback

Michel Barnier

These are complex and difficult negotiations. We have shared obligations, we also have shared duties. There is a new momentum and I remain convinced today that with the political will decisive progress is within our grasp within the next two months.feedback

Simon Rubinsohn

We are continuing to see evidence of shortage of stock both in the new build and second-hand market. Against such a backdrop, prices in general are likely to remain elevated and indeed, as the survey indicates, continue to rise over the medium term in most parts of the country. In part, this is a reflection of affordability constraints hitting the higher priced segments of the market. It is perhaps also indicative of a shift in economic momentum in the face of the increasing possibility of the first hike in base rates in over ten years.feedback

Eli Broad

Los Angeles is now the contemporary art capital of the world. We have emerged as one of the four major cultural capitals of the world, together with London, New York and Paris.feedback

Kumiko Mendl

We've had a number of incidents over the years and this is yet another one. Obviously this is the opera world, which is notoriously un-diverse, but this play would have been a fantastic opportunity for them to go out and find diverse opera singers, especially east Asian opera singers.feedback

Nick Gibb

The fruits of the government's reforms are best seen in the performance of free schools and academies, which have achieved some outstanding Progress 8 scores. Often serving areas of significant disadvantage, these schools show that a rigorous curriculum and a strong behaviour ethos is crucial to driving up academic standards in all parts of the country.feedback

Nick Gibb

There continues to be a stubborn gap between the academic success of young people, simply because of where they were born. The best results are clearly concentrated in London and the south, while performance in other regions shows too many pupils living in poorer communities face significant barriers to success.feedback

John Grimpel - New York City Police Department

Based on information referenced in published news reports the NYPD is conducting a review to determine if there are any additional complaints relating to the Harvey Weinstein matter. No filed complaints have been identified as of this time and as always, the NYPD encourages anyone who may have information pertaining to this matter to call the CrimeStoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.feedback

Sadiq Khan

The courts now will consider the appeal from Uber and of course TfL (Transport for London) will defend the decision they made.feedback

Agust Gudmundsson

This IPO will enable us to continue to invest to ensure we create value for all investors and stakeholders, and bring more great tasting food to our customers. I am hugely proud of what has been achieved to date at Bakkavor and look forward to leading the business through the years to come.feedback

Donald Tusk - European Council

We hear from London that the UK government is preparing for a 'no deal' scenario. I would like to say very clearly that the EU is not working on such a scenario.feedback

Edward Dolman

The French traditionally had the strongest market in the world until the 1950s, and they taxed it out of existence. It went to London. And so I think market observers are watching Brexit quite carefully.feedback

Majid Ezzati

This shows that something can be done about obesity, but it might be an exaggeration to call this 'good news,' . These are still pretty high levels and we don't want it to stay there; we want it to go down.feedback

Sergio Aguero

The money isn't a problem here. But I think Messi, like [Cristiano] Ronaldo, are players who are symbols of their clubs and it's difficult for them to leave. I would love to have Leo on my team, but that seems quite complicated. When a player has a free day at Manchester City, most of the players go to London, others to Italy, some to Spain.feedback

Russell Quirk

Space is always the most sought-after commodity when house hunting, but it's important to remember that the cost of an extension won't always translate into the same monetary value for the property as a whole. In a major city where space is tight a loft extension can add real value, but outside of the city where there is an abundance of space, this isn't always the case. it's important to consider this before committing to the work and then price according to the market and not what you think your house is worth.feedback

Carolyn Fairbairn - Confederation of British Industry

One million EU citizens live and work in London. The NHS has 13,000 staff from Ireland; 8,000 Poles, 7,500 Spaniards, 6,000 Italians. London's hospitals have more EU-born staff than any other English region. If even some decide to leave, both our health and wealth will suffer.feedback

Sadiq Khan

The Government's long-term position on access to talent remains vague. And that's putting it kindly. But what's clear is that one of the Government's primary motivations is to come out the other end looking 'tough on immigration'. This approach risks putting short-term politics ahead of our economic stability - something that would not only lead to enormous consequences for the livelihoods of millions of people. But would go down as one of the most severe, irresponsible and selfish mistakes by any political party in decades.feedback

Carolyn Fairbairn - Confederation of British Industry

As Brexit uncertainty continues, London's bright lights must not be allowed to dim, whether by accident, delay, or design. We must not close the door on its open economy.feedback

Mike Cherry

Small firms are frustrated and disappointed that there is still no agreement on the rights of EU citizens living and working in the UK. Small businesses and their EU employees need to see both sides of the negotiating table deliver an urgent solution. This will provide much needed certainty while calming the considerable worry and anxiety many are feeling.feedback

Carolyn Fairbairn - Confederation of British Industry

After 15 months of human poker, the uncertainty facing them has become intolerable. It is a blight on the values of our nation. One week after the EU referendum we called for an unconditional guarantee from the UK government that EU citizens can stay. And today I say it again.feedback

Roz Chast

It's still like no other place I've ever been. This density of buildings, of people, everything. Some people really love Paris. Some people love London, they'll read everything that Dickens wrote. I sometimes feel that way about New York. There's something about the city, not the least of which is that it's on a grid, so I don't get lost. And I don't need to drive. I hate driving. This is almost like being in nature to me, looking at the buildings and noticing the little details.feedback

David Parris

London used to be a place where you could make a lot of money on housing. That's come to an end; whether that's temporary or permanent, we don't know.feedback

Meenakshi Choudhary

This study further affirms the belief that 'one size fits all' fertility MOT is not a universal formula for those with sub-fertility and those without. One must administer caution before performing and interpreting ovarian reserve marker tests (designed as a tool for subfertility and assisted conception management) for those who do not have any concerns with fertility.feedback

Richard Cormack - Goldman Sachs Group

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