E-bike yobs have turned our quiet corner of Kensington into a bicycle dumping ground! Pensioners give up on going out due to pavements blocked with pay-as-you-ride gadgets

E-bike yobs have turned our quiet corner of Kensington into a bicycle dumping ground! Pensioners give up on going out due to pavements blocked with pay-as-you-ride gadgets

A retired pensioner couple say their quiet corner of West London has been turned into a graveyard for Lime e-bikes which are ‘flytipped’ on the side of the pavement forcing vulnerable residents into the road.  Sally Gibbons, who served as as chairman of the Edge Hill Area Residents Association, claims the leafy Wimbledon suburb has … Read more

Sadiq’s Sycamore Gap: Mayor of London and TfL cut down ‘historic’ tree for yet another bike lane for his beloved cycling constituents

Sadiq’s Sycamore Gap: Mayor of London and TfL cut down ‘historic’ tree for yet another bike lane for his beloved cycling constituents

The ‘historic’ palm tree that stood proudly on a roundabout in Millbank has been removed for yet another bike lane for Sadiq Khan‘s cycling constituents.  The palm – which lived on the north side of Lambeth Bridge, near Westminster – was taken down and is being relocated to Churchill Gardens in a move that TfL insisted … Read more

Sadiq Khan’s hated ULEZ expansion generated £5.3million in its first week after another 300,000 drivers were hit with fines for flouting scheme’s rules, data reveals

Sadiq Khan’s hated ULEZ expansion generated £5.3million in its first week after another 300,000 drivers were hit with fines for flouting scheme’s rules, data reveals

Sadiq Khan‘s controversial ULEZ expansion generated £5.3million in its first week with 300,000 extra drivers charged for driving non-compliant vehicles within Greater London. More than 425,000 ULEZ charges were paid in the week following the extension, compared to just 140,000 the week before.  The scheme, designed to limit harmful pollution, means that anyone with a … Read more

Tory MP bids to overturn Sadiq Khan’s ULEZ expansion: Dartford’s Gareth Johnson tables plan to axe ‘unfair stealth tax’ affecting millions of workers as it is revealed it generated £5.3million in its first week

Tory MP bids to overturn Sadiq Khan’s ULEZ expansion: Dartford’s Gareth Johnson tables plan to axe ‘unfair stealth tax’ affecting millions of workers as it is revealed it generated £5.3million in its first week

A Tory MP is to make an attempt to overturn Sadiq Khan‘s Ultra-Low Emissions Zone expansion in London after it was revealed the widened scheme generated £5.3million for the mayor’s coffers in its first week. Kent MP Gareth Johnson is to try to get the Greater London Low Emission Zone Charging (Amendment) Bill into law to … Read more

NHS forced to spend almost £65m to make hundreds of ambulances compliant with London Mayor Sadiq Khan’s ULEZ scheme

NHS forced to spend almost £65m to make hundreds of ambulances compliant with London Mayor Sadiq Khan’s ULEZ scheme

London Ambulance Service said 255 of non-compliant vehicles need replacing By Glen Owen Political Editor Published: 22:00 GMT, 18 November 2023 | Updated: 01:52 GMT, 19 November 2023 The NHS has been forced to spend nearly £65 million to make hundreds of ambulances compliant with London Mayor Sadiq Khan‘s Ulez scheme. Under Ulez, drivers must … Read more

Police brace for pro-Palestine ‘Day of Action’ as tens of thousands prepare to take to the streets tomorrow: Met will use facial recognition and social media ‘analytics’ to arrest hate protesters with more than 40 rallies organised across UK

Police brace for pro-Palestine ‘Day of Action’ as tens of thousands prepare to take to the streets tomorrow: Met will use facial recognition and social media ‘analytics’ to arrest hate protesters with more than 40 rallies organised across UK

The Metropolitan Police will use facial recognition and social media ‘analytics’ as part of a ‘sharper’ approach to policing a pro-Palestine ‘Day of Action’ tomorrow.  More than 40 marches involving tens of thousands of people will take place in cities across the UK – raising fears of a repeat of the vile antisemitic incidents that … Read more

BORIS JOHNSON: Sadiq Khan’s abject failure on crime is tarnishing the UK’s reputation globally. When will he stop trying to blame everyone else?

BORIS JOHNSON: Sadiq Khan’s abject failure on crime is tarnishing the UK’s reputation globally. When will he stop trying to blame everyone else?

It is always nice to hear compliments about your own country, and the other day a guy in Sao Paulo was being positively glowing. ‘London!’ said the Brazilian tycoon. ‘It’s the greatest city on Earth. We love ­London, don’t we?’ he said to his wife. She fervently agreed. The culture, the restaurants, the parks: the … Read more

Gary Lineker criticises Suella Braverman for branding a planned Pro-Palestinian demo on Armistice Day as a ‘hate march’ as BBC presenter says those taking part just want a ‘ceasefire and peace’

Gary Lineker criticises Suella Braverman for branding a planned Pro-Palestinian demo on Armistice Day as a ‘hate march’ as BBC presenter says those taking part just want a ‘ceasefire and peace’

BBC presenter Gary Lineker waded into the row over controversial plans for a pro-Palestinian demonstration in London on Armistice Day today, after the Home Secretary branded it a ‘hate march’. The former England striker hit out at Suella Braverman after she urged police to ‘ensure public safety’, warning of an ‘obvious risk of serious public … Read more

Gary Lineker is under fire for ‘ill-informed drivel’ after BBC presenter criticised ministers who urged Met Police to ban ‘provocative and disrespectful’ pro-Palestinian march on Armistice Day – as Chief Rabbi slams protesters’ ‘hateful extremism’

Gary Lineker is under fire for ‘ill-informed drivel’ after BBC presenter criticised ministers who urged Met Police to ban ‘provocative and disrespectful’ pro-Palestinian march on Armistice Day – as Chief Rabbi slams protesters’ ‘hateful extremism’

BBC presenter Gary Lineker has been accused of spouting ‘ill-informed drivel’ about the Israel-Hamas war after he waded into the row over controversial plans for a pro-Palestinian demonstration on Armistice Day. The former England striker hit out after Home Secretary Suella Braverman labelled the demo a ‘hate march’, warning that it would carry an ‘obvious risk of serious … Read more

Nigel Farage’s Coutts and NatWest woes sees the term ‘debanking’ added to the English dictionary

Nigel Farage’s Coutts and NatWest woes sees the term ‘debanking’ added to the English dictionary

‘Debanking’ has been added to the English dictionary following Nigel Farage‘s high-profile row with Coutts and NatWest. The term has been widely used since the former Ukip leader lost his account at Coutts, whose clients include members of the Royal Family, after an internal report said his views did not align with the bank’s values and … Read more