We face the prospect of extinction in our nation’s capital if we do not take steps to arrest a decline that has been underway for some years.
Posts Tagged: Boris Johnson (Mayor)
The real issue is how many new homes are actually delivered.
Rather than finding the money to deliver on his pledge, the Mayor prefers to fail and blame the Conservative Government.
Gareth Bacon: Sadiq Khan’s clumsy air pollution plans will waste £780 million – we can do much better
Spending the money on hybrid buses would be much more effective.
Only nine months have passed since his election, but he has abandoned all of his key promises.
Iain Dale: Does Grayling have a point about TFL? After all, it’s not known as Totally Failing London for nothing.
Plus: the Government should not reveal its Brexit negotiating hand. And: should I contest North Norfolk again after all?
I’m reassured that his efforts so far reflect a continuation of Johnson’s successful policies for London.
He left Londoners not only smiling with our memories of the most successful international sporting tournaments of our time but also leaves an impressive physical legacy for our city:
It is a terrible indictment that practically no-one can name the chairman of London Conservatives. Is there such a person?
He put housing at the centre of his second term, and leaves his successor a handsome head start on meeting the capital’s needs.
Just at the time when London’s streets need the relief of alternative transport, bikes have boomed.
The rotten regime which grew up under Ken Livingstone must not be allowed to re-establish itself now Labour are back London.
Stephen Hammond: Boris’s Legacy 4) Transport. On buses, tubes and those famous bikes, he kept the capital moving.
His good work would be imperilled by Sadiq Khan’s mis-costed plans.
It is a mark of his leadership that public confidence in the Metropolitan Police has increased by 8 per cent.
What emerges through the mists is a more-or-less standard left-wing politician, but with a sensitive nose for where the political wind will blow next.