Siobhan Benita's speech to conference in full - announcing freedom of movement in London

The Liberal Democrat candidate to become Mayor of London in 2020 shared key policies on knife crime and freedom of movement as she shared her vision for a liberal London. 

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Tackling London's knife crime crisis: Siobhan Benita's 5-point plan

The Liberal Democrat candidate to become Mayor of London in 2020 sets out how she will tackle the knife crime crisis. 

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Former Sadiq Khan advisor quits as London Labour candidate to join Siobhan Benita's team

Former top London police officer Leroy Logan has joined Siobhan Benita's campaign to help get her elected as the next Mayor of London. 

Leroy, who was an advisor to Sadiq Khan and running to be a member of the London Assembly, has lost faith in the current mayor and believes Siobhan has the ideas and expertise to stop the escalating knife crime crisis as London Mayor.

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Reward restaurants offering more vegan options on the menu, says Lib Dem mayoral candidate Siobhan Benita

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Siobhan Benita is considering ways to reward restaurants which offer more vegan options. 

The Liberal Democrat candidate to become Mayor of London in 2020 believes tackling the climate crisis means less meat on the menu in future.

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Siobhan Benita joins Jo Swinson's Shadow Cabinet as London spokesperson

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As a not so quiet summer recess comes to an end, the real danger of a no-deal Brexit makes it more important than ever that London’s interests are fairly represented. And Siobhan Benita will take on that role for the Liberal Democrats after being named as the party's London spokesperson.

Siobhan, the Lib Dem candidate to become mayor of London in 2020, said: "I’m delighted and honoured to be part of Jo Swinson's new shadow cabinet."

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Siobhan Benita calls for cannabis to be made legal to tackle crime epidemic

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Lib Dem mayoral candidate Siobhan Benita has called for cannabis to be made legal to help tackle London's violent crime epidemic. 

In a major interview with the Evening Standard, Siobhan also set out her views on Brexit, her mayoral priorities and running to win. 

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London Air Ambulance, Politics Live and another by election win: Siobhan Benita's campaign diary

key_air.jpgSiobhan Benita gets a feel for working on the London Air Ambulance. This week's update from life on the campaign trail as the Lib Dems' candidate to be our next Mayor of London.

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Jewish community leaders, housing and Battersea Dogs and Cats: Siobhan Benita's campaign diary

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Siobhan Benita and fellow Liberal Democrats met with Jewish community leaders. This week's update from life on the campaign trail as the Lib Dems' candidate to be our next Mayor of London.

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Pride, The Open Kitchen and an evening with Chuka Umunna: Siobhan Benita’s campaign diary

Siobhan Benita with some of the Lib Dem delegation at the Pride march. This week's update from life on the campaign trail as the Lib Dems' candidate to be our next Mayor of London.

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Business, a winning feeling and three years after Brexit: Siobhan Benita's campaign diary

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Siobhan Benita with the Lib Dems' newest councillor Jenifer Gould.  This week's update from life on the campaign trail as the Lib Dems' candidate to be our next Mayor of London. 

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