Along with about 2000 other interested Londoners I spent a big chunk of last night at Westminster Central Hall to witness Boris Johnson stage his first State of London debate.
Ouch, it seems even the Standard are having a sly dig at him for taking a holiday just three weeks after being elected promising during the election to ‘work flat -out’ for Londoners.
The Assembly might have been busy quizzing incumbent Mayor Boris Johnson but the media pack spent a fair chunk of the morning questioning each other about Ken Livingstone and his motives for attending Assembly meetings and Mayor’s Questions.
Why did Boris Johnson send an employee to express London’s condolences to the people of China following the earthquake in the Sichuan province?
Boris promised openness and accountability but a week into his administration some important questions remain unanswered.