This is the official Twitter account for the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan. Tweets before 9 May 2016 are from the previous Mayor
This is great. New research shows a huge improvement in air quality over the last four years, with roadside nitrogen oxide reduced by five times the national average in central London. But we’re not stopping there. 1/2
It launched with the powerful collection of artwork by the late artist Khadija Saye who tragically died in the Grenfell fire. Yesterday I had the privilege to visit the collection, a reminder of Khadija’s great talent and legacy.
This summer is different from others, but I’m determined to make sure every single young person in our city has access to positive and productive opportunities. That’s why we’re teaming up with @Apple offering free digital courses for 16-25-year-olds over the holidays. Sign up:
IMPORTANT: From today, face coverings must be worn in more indoor spaces such as museums, cinemas and places of worship, as well as supermarkets, shops and on public transport. Don’t get caught out. Take your face covering with you when you leave your home.
If you’re making the most of the sun this weekend, remember to follow the rules: ➡️ A maximum of two households can meet indoors ➡️ A group of six, from different households, can meet outdoors Keep a safe distance, and take your face covering when you leave your home.
As our favourite local shops and restaurants reopen, please remember to protect yourself and those around you from COVID-19. Carry hand sanitiser, wear a face covering and keep your distance from others. #LondonIsOpen
Women have the right to autonomy over their own bodies and their reproductive rights should be protected – in London, the USA, everywhere.
We are all shocked and angry today - but this is our city. We will never let these cowards win and we will never be cowed by terrorism.
Trans women are women. Trans men are men. Non-binary people are non-binary. All gender identities are valid. #LGBTHistoryMonth