Perhaps it’s because Sadiq last month claimed Boris had left behind “a record that is mediocre at best” on clean energy that he felt reluctant to admit that all he’s doing is announcing the latest regulatory step in a process his predecessor started?
Mayor Sadiq Khan today announced that every London ward will have two dedicated Police Officers plus a Police Community Support Officer by the end of next year.
The Cycling Grants London scheme has already provided funding to 31 organisations who have taught new skills to over 1,000 new cyclists.
Whilst on the face of it bringing in new managerial control on the southern rail network sounds like a good thing, there would remain a danger that Sadiq Khan’s proposal would backfire and cause more harm than good.
London Mayor Sadiq Khan has announced a five-fold increase in the amount of money City Hall will spend on tackling air quality hot spots.
As a bespoke, custom-built platform it has inherent advantages over the modified stock payment systems which commercial software providers offered to TfL and hawk around to other cities.
When Leave secured its narrow victory it was clear that the presence of Britain’s most popular politician had tipped the balance in favour of quitting the EU.
In 2014 the coalition government blocked local councillors as well as mayors and AMs elected from this year onwards from accessing the Local Government Pension Scheme.
Official statistics show that knife crime in London increased by 16 per cent over the past two years, a trend which City Hall says poses a “grave threat to young lives”.