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Boris condemns commuters to another 1% rise in fares next year

Boris condemns commuters to another 1% rise in fares next year The Mayor of London has today (Thursday) announced another 1% rise in fares from January 2016. The latest fares…

Boris Johnson urged to vote against ‘devastating’ Housing Bill

Provisions set out in the Housing and Planning Bill, which was published earlier this month, include plans to extend the Right to Buy to housing association tenants. The scheme would…

Government cuts could mean significantly fewer police officers on Westminster streets admits Commissioner

The Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, has said that London could lose as many as 8,000 police officers if planned Government cuts and changes to the police…

Percentage of burglaries solved in Westminster drops to 10% as police cuts bite

I am concerned about the Metropolitan Police’s ability to deal with £800m of further budget cuts without a significant impact on frontline services after Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe was forced to…

Its class war by Mayor

At the last Mayors Question Time (MQT) we almost had a riot on hand. As the Mayor and black cabbies have fallen out of love, so the exchanges between the…