When Boris Johnson became Mayor in May 2008 there was just £4.25 million left on dormant Oyster cards, with TfL holding a further £2.81 million in deposits. Official figures show that this has now spiralled to £85.6 million in Pay As You Go balances and £83.2 million in deposits. [Read More]
Jonathan Bartley, one of six hopefuls campaigning to be selected as the Green candidate, says Zac Goldsmith’s record in the Commons showed there was a “stark contrast” between his “economic values” and those of the Green party.
Labour mayoral front-runner Tessa Jowell has vowed to continue work on some of Boris Johnson’s flagship cycling schemes in order to make the capital’s streets safer for bike users. [Read More]