Sadiq Khan hikes Tube and bus fees by up to 20p as he blames government for price rise

Bus and tube fares in London are set to rise by up to 20p a journey – in yet another cost of living blow for those living in the capital. With Londoners already facing spiraling gas bills and rising inflation, today Sadiq Khan heaped on more misery by raising prices by almost 5 per cent … Read more

Sadiq Khan blasts Insulate Britain protesters for blocking roads

Sadiq Khan blasts Insulate Britain protesters as he says the group’s disruptive action on key roads is ‘putting people off’ tackling climate change Sadiq Khan said he does not support disruptive protests of Insulate Britain group Mr Khan said he ‘definitely’ supports issue but blasted decision to block roads  Labour mayor said the disruption is … Read more

Government ‘spent taxpayers’ money on conducting political polling’

Government ‘spent taxpayers’ money for political polling on opposition leaders after Dominic Cummings ordered surveys to gauge public attitudes on initial coronavirus crisis’, new emails published by Good Law Project suggest Emails unearthed as part of an ongoing legal challenge against Government They appear to show consultancy firm was instructed to conduct political polling Emails … Read more

Pedestrian crossing signals will be left on green man at 18 sets of lights

Pedestrian crossing signals will be left on green man at 18 sets of lights in London unless traffic is approaching under plans to make capital a ‘walkable city’ 18 crossings in London will be altered with ‘green person authority’ technology Forms part of Transport for London’s bid to make the capital a ‘walkable city’  The … Read more

England’s Euro 2020 games to be shown on big screen in Trafalgar Square in front of 9,500 fans

England’s European Championship games to be shown on big screen in Trafalgar Square in front of 9,500 fans from June 21… with only 750 key workers allowed to watch first two games against Croatia and Scotland at the iconic London landmark By Sam Blitz For Mailonline Published: 14:35 BST, 15 May 2021 | Updated: 14:35 … Read more

England’s Euro 2020 games to be shown on big screen in Trafalgar Square in front of 9,500 fans

England’s European Championship games to be shown on big screen in Trafalgar Square in front of 9,500 fans from June 21… with only 750 key workers allowed to watch first two games against Croatia and Scotland at the iconic London landmark By Sam Blitz For Mailonline Published: 14:35 BST, 15 May 2021 | Updated: 14:35 … Read more

London elections: Laurence Fox insists he will ‘march on’ despite winning fewer votes than YouTuber

First Count Sadiq Khan (Lab) 1,013,721 (40.05%, -4.19%) Shaun Bailey (C) 893,051 (35.28%, +0.25%) Sian Berry (Green) 197,976 (7.82%, +2.02%) Luisa Porritt (LD) 111,716 (4.41%, -0.21%) Niko Omilana (Ind) 49,628 (1.96%) Laurence Fox (Reclaim) 47,634 (1.88%) Brian Rose (LRP) 31,111 (1.23%) Richard Hewison (EU) 28,012 (1.11%) Count Binface (Binface) 24,775 (0.98%) Mandu Reid (Women) 21,182 … Read more

Laurence Fox loses £10,000 deposit in London Mayor bid after getting 1.8% of vote

First Count Sadiq Khan (Lab) 1,013,721 (40.05%, -4.19%) Shaun Bailey (C) 893,051 (35.28%, +0.25%) Sian Berry (Green) 197,976 (7.82%, +2.02%) Luisa Porritt (LD) 111,716 (4.41%, -0.21%) Niko Omilana (Ind) 49,628 (1.96%) Laurence Fox (Reclaim) 47,634 (1.88%) Brian Rose (LRP) 31,111 (1.23%) Richard Hewison (EU) 28,012 (1.11%) Count Binface (Binface) 24,775 (0.98%) Mandu Reid (Women) 21,182 … Read more

Sadiq Khan opens up four-point lead over Tory Shaun Bailey in race to become London mayor

Sadiq Khan opens up four-point lead over Tory Shaun Bailey in race to become London mayor with Labour candidate ahead in ALL remaining boroughs The two frontrunners were neck-and-neck last night after early voting  But this afternoon Mr Khan opened up a four-point lead over Mr Bailey  Mr Khan is ahead in all seven boroughs … Read more

Sadiq Khan reveals he will bid to bring the Olympics back to London’ if he is re-elected as Mayor

Sadiq Khan reveals he will bid to bring the Olympics and Paralympics back to London in 2036 or 2040 with a focus on ‘the most sustainable Games ever’ if he is re-elected as Mayor Sadiq Khan will try to bring the Olympics back to London if he is re-elected  Khan will put together committee to … Read more