The new Lord Mayor, Fiona Woolf, has been talking about women in the workplace on the day she takes office.
Ms Woolf said: "The captains of industry really want women to succeed."
"Women need to get out of their comfort zones," she explained, "and ask for promotion".
More top news
The London Mayor insisted he was "not saying that nationalists are somehow racist or bigoted" after outraging SNP supporters.
The teenagers, aged 19 to 15, appeared in custody at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Saturday, supported by their families.
Parker Dairies moves home after 120 years on Wood Street in Walthamstow