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Boris talks sparrows, why he loves being Mayor and reveals his favourite word in Twitter Q&A

By Will Jamieson

Boris Johnson took to Twitter to answer those burning questions that just need answering in no less than 140 characters.

The Mayor takes to the social network once a month to answer questions from the public, sent using the hashtag #AskBoris. 254 more words


Boris Johnson denies misleading MPs over London’s air quality

Boris Johnson’s office have described accusations that he misled a House of Commons select committee as “completely untrue and unfounded”.

Last month the Mayor appeared before the the environmental audit committee as part of MPs’ investigation into air quality. 442 more words

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Taking pride in our cities

Earlier this week the City Growth Commission published a report calling for more powers and infrastructure investment for Britain’s 15 main urban conurbations. It’s the latest attempt to tackle the issue of London’s monopoly of the UK’s economic and cultural landscape. 323 more words

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Average house price London £600,000.

Average House price Central London….£1.6 Million…..

“Affordable Housing”=80% Market price  ! 17 more words


Graphic Truths: Nationalised = Monopolised = Extortion

Transport for London: Yes, it makes you late for work, but at least it never gets cheaper.


From Parkmore to... Boris bikes

The public transport network in London is excellent. Much has been written about it and it always a topic of conversation but I just need to get it off my chest. 541 more words


Benjamin Errett: Lessons in wit from London mayor Boris Johnson

London Mayor Boris Johnson and British Prime Minister David Cameron are upper-crust conservative British politicians. Both went to Oxford and, perhaps most amusingly, both belonged to that university’s notorious Bullingdon Club. 1,033 more words

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