Boris lauds LEZ just days after blaming it on Europe

Businesses have called for more help to prepare for disruption to London's transport network

Just days after his campaign team sought to portray the Low Emission Zone as an EU-imposed scheme levying “EU fines” on the capital, Boris Johnson has said he’s “committed” to the scheme and other measures to improve air quality in London.

Police and London authorities warned over FOI compliance

Three London councils have been asked by the Information Commissioner’s Office to sign formal undertakings to improve their response times to FOI request while four other London bodies, including the Metropolitan Police Service, have been warned of “areas of concern.”

Tributes to City Hall’s Sir Simon Milton

MOPAC is to move some of its staff to CIty Hall at a cost of £1.5m.  Photo: MayorWatch

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has paid tribute to his Chief of Staff Sir Simon Milton, who died in hospital yesterday evening. The Mayor described Sir Simon as “a wonderful colleague and friend” who would be “much missed by everyone who was involved in public life in this city.” Respected across London’s political spectrum, Milton […]