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Friday, 25 July 2014

Boris Johnson used to oppose the use of water cannon. What's changed?

London’s Police and Crime Commissioner Boris Johnson refused to comment today following reports that the Met have requested water cannon to use against protesters.

By Adam Bienkov     Tuesday, 13 May 2014 2:06 PM

Tories urge Boris to allow police to use 'sound weapons'

Boris Johnson was today urged to allow the police to use sound weapons capable of emitting “harmful, pain-inducing sounds,” against Londoners.

By Adam Bienkov     Wednesday, 5 March 2014 12:00 PM

What does Boris Johnson really think of Nelson Mandela?

Boris Johnson has today been heaping praise on Nelson Mandela, who died yesterday.

He told the BBC that the...

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By Adam Bienkov     Friday, 6 December 2013 4:15 PM

Londoners drop out of Boris's bike hire scheme

Cycle hire use in London has plunged since Transport for London doubled charges to use the bikes.

There were around 7.6 million hires...

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By Adam Bienkov     Tuesday, 3 December 2013 5:11 PM

Listen: Boris Johnson can't say how much a Tube fare costs

Is it a guinea?

By Adam Bienkov     Tuesday, 3 December 2013 10:57 AM

Boris's fares freeze is 'crazy' warns Boris.

Freezing...

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By Adam Bienkov     Tuesday, 3 December 2013 9:58 AM

The cycle safety campaign risks scaring cyclists off the road

There’s a worrying poll out today which found that one-in-five cyclists...

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By Adam Bienkov     Monday, 2 December 2013 9:07 AM

Why Labour are wrong to assume they've already won the London Mayoral election

“Labour is very likely to win next time,” the Guardian’s Polly Toynbee told

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By Adam Bienkov     Tuesday, 26 November 2013 11:00 AM

Tory peer: Cyclists 'longing' to be hit by cars

Cyclists in London are “longing” to be hit by other vehicles so that drivers can then be prosecuted a Conservative peer has claimed....

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By Adam Bienkov     Friday, 22 November 2013 11:02 AM

Tessa Jowell paves way for possible Mayoral run

I got wind a few days back of a rumour that Tessa Jowell was about to announce her retirement as an MP in order to make way for a

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By Adam Bienkov     Friday, 22 November 2013 7:32 AM

 

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