It was meant to be the “longest and tallest tunnel slide” in the world and cost just £5 for visitors to the London Olympic Park. But like every other scheme by London Mayor Boris Johnson, the costs are out of control.
Simply hairrendous (via Paul Kleiman).
A press enquiry from Scrapbook to the mayor’s office looks to have landed Boris Johnson with a large bar tab.
With the pro-EU campaign launch rolling out big guns such as Richard Branson and Karren Brady, Nigel Farage has fired back — claiming that Boris Johnson could lead the out campaign.
Supposed darling of the Tory grassroots Boris Johnson has crashed to a new low in Conservative Home’s regular survey of party members’ preference for their next leader.
The most awkward Boris moment ever at the State of London Debate earlier this evening:
David Cameron allowed cameras into the first wholly-Conservative cabinet meeting in 18 years earlier, emphasising that the full horror of the Tory manifesto is going to be implemented.
London Tories were left red-faced at the weekend after footage emerged of activists in the marginal constituency of Ealing Central and Acton physically manhandling a Labour candidate — simply for talking to Boris Johnson on the street.
A fixer at the centre of a controversial £1bn property deal overseen by Boris Johnson was accorded elite-level donor status by the Conservative Party — and invited to attend “Leaders’ Group” dinners with top Tories, according to transparency registers. Businesswoman Xuelin Black (now Lady Xuelin Bates) acted as an adviser to Chinese developers ABP. With the company revealed […]
Confronted with a leaked City Hall paper revealing his plans for swingeing cuts to spending on education and youth groups, the reaction of Boris Johnson to Assembly member Andrew Dismore is nothing short of extraordinary: Dismore: Will you say here and now that you’ll not impose 90% cuts? … Boris: We have done more for young people […]