Instead of questioning the Mayor’s proposals many have simply repeated what his press office have churned out. It almost seems that some reporters have started to behave more like royal correspondents, simply reading out and repeating statements they have been given, instead of asking tough questions.
Instead of perpetuating the baseless target, the London Assembly has urged the Mayor to replace it with one which is “set by evidence based on the level of service required across London.
At the 16th November Mayor’s Question Time at City Hall, protesters turned up to complain that Sadiq Khan had “broken promises” on clean energy. Not content with demonstrating outside the building, a large group, complete with a banner, came inside and started shouting during Mayor’s Question Time.
British Transport Police bosses have come under fire for holding a series of recruitment workshops for ‘women and BME candidates but should actually be applauded for their efforts.
Last month TfL released to me figures showing that the monthly average spend on track maintenance and replacement during Boris Johnson’s last two years at City Hall was £17.1m, versus an actual and projected £11.1m average in the first 2 years of current Mayor Sadiq Khan.