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John Biggs (Labour, City and East)

Photo of John Biggsl, MPA memberLondon Assembly Member

John was a founder member of the MPA when it was created in 2000. Now in his third term as Assembly Member for City and East London, John is a former leader of Tower Hamlets. A Graduate of Chemistry, Computer Science and of Law, John previously worked as an analyst in the City and as Director of a political pressure group.

He leads on Budget and Health for the Labour Group on the London Assembly and represents the Assembly on the London Health Commission. He has a keen interest in regeneration and has played a major role in the Thames Gateway project. He was previously Vice Chair of the London Development Agency and Deputy Chairman of the London Thames Gateway Development Corporation.

Special interests:

  • Community safety and community/police relations
  • White Collar Crime
  • Police budgets and finance.

Contact details

Members Support
Metropolitan Police Authority
10 Dean Farrar Street

Tel: 020 7202 0184/6
Fax: 020 7202 0200
Minicom: 020 7202 0173

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