Mayor Jules Pipe, the Chair of London Councils and Mayor of Hackney, told the London Assembly that the Government's plans to cut housing benefits have not stopped rents being increased over the last 18 months.
More top news
Two people are being treated in hospital after they were shot outside a tube station in east London.
Each of London's boroughs has a different policy on recycling, so maybe it's time we switched to a consistent way to go green?
Emergency services were called to Kennington Road, near the junction with Black Prince Road to a report of a man who had been stabbed.