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Only four regular commuters using Emirates Air Line cable car, TfL admits

Just four regular commuters are now using the Emirates Air Line cable car between Greenwich Peninsula and the Royal Docks, down from 16 last autumn, new figures released to The Scoop reveal.

By Darryl Chamberlain     Wednesday, 20 November 2013 1:00 AM

Factcheck: Is London really getting safer for cyclists?

Five cyclists have died in London in the past nine days. This is tragic and shows there is still a lot to be done to make our streets...

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By Adam Bienkov     Thursday, 14 November 2013 5:29 PM

Why Tessa Jowell should stand for Mayor of London

In February I placed a bet on Tessa Jowell becoming the next Mayor of London.

No bookies were offering odds on her at that time, but...

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By Adam Bienkov     Wednesday, 16 October 2013 8:26 AM

What Boris Johnson really thinks of China

Boris Johnson and George Osborne are on a tour of China this week, accompanied by a rather large begging bowl.

According to George,...

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By Adam Bienkov     Monday, 14 October 2013 9:45 AM

South Londoners do not want the Tube claims Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson today claimed that south Londoners do not want further tube extensions because they would feel like they are being...

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By Adam Bienkov     Wednesday, 17 July 2013 11:48 AM

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Emirates cable car contract gags London's next mayor

The sponsorship contract for mayor Boris Johnson’s cable car means his successor would be prevented from criticising the deal with the Dubai...

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By Darryl Chamberlain     Monday, 15 July 2013 10:30 PM

"They've got to find men to marry": Boris Johnson on why women attend university

Boris Johnson has risked accusations of sexism after he told a City Hall audience that rising numbers of women are attending university in order...

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By Adam Bienkov     Monday, 8 July 2013 10:42 AM

Health and safety fears stop passengers hopping on and off London's new bus

Staff on Boris Johnson’s new hop-on, hop-off bus are preventing passengers from hopping on or off due to safety concerns, Transport for...

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By Adam Bienkov     Tuesday, 25 June 2013 6:23 PM

Number of people sleeping rough doubles in London

The number of people sleeping rough in London has more than doubled in the past five years, new figures have revealed.

Boris Johnson...

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By Adam Bienkov     Thursday, 20 June 2013 11:38 AM

Traffic rising across London after decade long fall

Traffic in London is now rising, reversing a decade long decline across the city, Boris Johnson has said.

Traffic had fallen by over ten...

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By Adam Bienkov     Tuesday, 4 June 2013 2:54 PM

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