Elected representatives stand in way of cuts and sell-off plans So Boris plans rule-change on composition of fire authority Cronies will be paid £7,000 each to do mayor’s bidding Boris Johnson is planning a coup on the London Fire Authority (LFEPA) after the body managed to save seven fire stations from being closed down. The Tory leadership […]

Having shocked Tories on Barnet Council with a 6,000-word diatribe profiling each of his 37 former colleagues (HIGHLIGHTS HERE), Brian Coleman’s former boss has lashed out — claiming that “his political death is inevitable”. Following his exhaustive run-down of Barnet Tories, Coleman depicted council leader Richard Cornelius alongside his councillor wife in yet another bitchy blog […]

Controversial councillor Brian Coleman has written a sensationally bitchy 6,000-word blog post attacking Tory members of Barnet Council. Formerly one of the highest paid elected officials in the country, the coup-de-grace of Coleman’s fall from grace was his conviction on an assault charge and expulsion from the Tory group. His exhaustive profile of each of the 37 […]

Former London Assembly member Brian Coleman has pleaded not guilty to assault. Appearing at Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court, the former London Assembly member denied a charge relating to an alleged fracas with a female shopkeeper on 20 September. Coleman also denied a driving charge following allegations that his car collided with another vehicle while leaving the […]

Scrapbook is concerned for the wellbeing of recently-suspended London Tory Brian Coleman, after he has made a volte face on a controversial plan to outsource local services in Barnet — a plan which he approved whilst serving on the council executive. Writing in the Barnet and Whetstone Press, Coleman said that the council needed to dump […]

The controversial London Conservative councillor Brian Coleman has had the party whip withdrawn, awaiting the result of his impending trial for assault. Coleman, who had been chairman of the London Fire Authority under Boris Johnson until he was ditched from the GLA by the electorate in May, was charged with assault last week after an […]

Notorious Conservative Brian Coleman has been charged with assault after a confrontation with a shopkeeper on September 20. The Barnet councillor, who was previously appointed as the boss of the London Fire Authority by Boris Johnson, was allegedly involved in a fracas with a local businesswoman who had spearheaded a successful campaign to unseat him from the London […]

Notorious Tory councillor Brian Coleman is currently being held at a central London police station tonight after being arrested on suspicion of assault, it has been reported. The former chair of London Fire Authority and one of the highest paid councillors in the country, was detained after an incident outside a cafe in North Finchley. […]