Mayoral frontrunners clash over tax claims

Livingstone meets with Boris Johnson just minutes after the 2008 election results are declared

London’s two leading Mayoral candidates clashed on and off air this morning, resulting in Boris Johnson reportedly calling rival Ken Livingstone “a fucking liar”. Earlier the pair took part in an LBC radio debate which also included Green Party candidate and Liberal Democrat Brian Paddick. During the show they clashed over claims made by Livingstone […]

City Hall Lib Dems to question Virgin WiFi deal

City Hall Liberal Democrats are 'concerned' the service may only be free for some users

Liberal Democrats at City Hall have expressed concern that non-Virgin Media customers will need to pay to use the Tube’s recently announced WiFi service. Last month Transport for London announced it had struck a deal with the cable company under which it would provide travel information portals and public WiFi at 120 stations. The WiFi, […]

London businesses promised ‘sympathetic” approach to Olympic night time deliveries


Transport for London and the capital’s boroughs say they will adopt a “pragmatic approach” towards businesses which receive and make out of hours deliveries during the Olympic Games. Road closures and restrictions caused by the Olympic Route Network means many businesses in central London and around games venues will be unable to receive deliveries during […]