Crime in Islington is a serious problem. There were over 7,000 violent offences in our borough last year. Theft from people is more than twice the London average. Bike theft in Islington is nearly twice the London average. Even the former Labour Mayor of Islington said that Labour has failed to a...
Keeping our streets and estates clean is a basic service that the Council should deliver for every neighbourhood across Islington. But too many local people are facing the opposite.
Under Labour, fly-tipping is up by 23%, and litter bins across Islington are overflowing.
Liberal Democrats support the principle of cutting traffic levels for a safer, healthier, and greener borough. Only 30% of Islington residents own a car, yet too many are exposed to illegal levels of pollution from congested main roads.
We want to see all residents get the benefit of quieter, wel...
Democracy in Islington is in trouble. Whatever party you normally support, an electoral system that gives one party 47 out of 48 of seats on the back of 60% of the vote can't be right. That is what happened in Islington in 2018.
As we are seeing at the national level with Boris Johnson's Conserv...