What’s City Hall for? Spoofs but not campaigning, says Boris

The Standard’s Diary brings the news that Boris Johnson quashed plans by Labour rival Ken Livingstone and chums to use London’s Living Room for a fares related campaign event. According to the paper, Johnson “decided that it would be inappropriate to allow the booking to go ahead in light of its timing in relation to […]

Lord Adonis would “love to be Mayor” but isn’t running…

One of the panelists at this week’s London Policy Conference was Lord Adonis, Labour Peer and former Education minister and Transport secretary. During a discussion on whether London’s Government had what it needed to deliver for Londoners, Adonis, who thinks we have all the devolved powers we need, said he would “love to be Mayor’. […]