Boris Johnson

Type: Person
Name: Boris Johnson (Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson)
Title: Mayor of London
Organization: Conservative Party
Date of Birth: 1964-06-19
Place of Birth: New York City
Nationality: United Kingdom
Fact Sheet: Biography for Boris Johnson
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 12 mins ago - 7 reports

Britain must back single airport hub to ensure growth, CBI says

Share this:Britain should back the development of a single hub airport to lock in essential trading links to emerging markets and ensure long-term economic growth, the Confederation of British Industry said today.Hubs like London Heathrow, Europe’s busiest, ... [Published Manila Bulletin - 1 hour ago]
First reported 13 mins ago - Updated 13 mins ago - 1 reports

Industry supports calls for increased UK air capacity

In a report declaring its position on future aviation capacity, the CBI said that expansion to the UK’s airports is critical to long-term economic growth, adding that the UK is losing out to European rivals on direct flights to emerging markets.Lucy Collins, ... [Published Conference & Incentive Travel Magazine - 13 mins ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 1 reports

Heavyweight opponent squares up to Boris in Uxbridge

Names start to emerge as the countdown to the shortlist begins.Olympic rowing champion James Cracknell is to stand in Uxbridge and South Ruislip against Boris Johnson, according to reports.The Daily Mail says the double rowing gold medallist has applied ... [Published GetWestLondon - 6 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 48 mins ago - 1 reports

Cameron's best weapon should be sent to Clacton

The Conservatives should select Boris Johnson as their Clacton by-election candidate to ensure 2015 victory SIR – The best way to spike the guns of Douglas Carswell and Nigel Farage is for Boris Johnson to stand as Conservative candidate in the Clacton ... [Published Telegraph - 4 hours ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Boris Johnson Proposes National Scrappage Scheme For Diesels

London Mayor Boris Johnson has suggested that owners of diesel vehicles could be persuaded to scrap them by a payment of £1,000 under a national scrappage scheme.In June, it was announced that drivers of diesels could face an extra charge of £10 per day ... [Published Londonist - 1 hour ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Former Cameron special adviser in the running for Uxbridge seat

Shaun Bailey was paid a reported £60,000 a year to advise the Prime Minister on youth, crime and race issuesA former adviser to David Cameron is also to fight Boris Johnson for the Uxbridge and South Ruislip candidacy.Shaun Bailey, who was paid a reported ... [Published GetWestLondon - 1 hour ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 5 reports

Johnson won't back Heathrow expansion as 'Boris island' idea sinks

Johnson says he will not back Heathrow's expansion despite his idea for a Thames estuary airport being declined. Photograph: Tolga Akmen/LNP/REXBoris Johnson has signalled he will continue to battle Heathrow expansion, despite being resigned to seeing ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 1 hour ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Boris Johnson’s Blond Ambition - NYTimes.com

Photo Credit Jean Michel Tixier LONDON — It is perhaps appropriate that one of the few British politicians who can claim global reach was not born in Britain[1]. Though quintessentially English in manner and upbringing — he was educated at Eton and Oxford ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 3 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Boris Johnson pledges £11.5m to London energy efficiency projects

Sunday, August 31st, 2014 ByThe added sum brings total investment into such projects to £88 million pledged since 2009, money that has bought insulation, double glazing and energy-efficient lighting in schools, hospitals and homes in the capital.In a ... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Boris Johnson visits ZSL London Zoo with...

Boris Johnson visits ZSL London Zoo with his dad StanleyBoris Johnson visits ZSL London Zoo with his dad Stanley to meet a special polar bear. ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage: their wit and wisdom | Politics

'You can't out-ethnic me' … Boris Johnson. Photograph: Tolga Akmen/LNP/Rex Features Boris Johnson[1], the mayor of London, and the Ukip leader, Nigel Farage[2], last week announced plans to stand, respectively, in the constituencies of Uxbridge and South ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

Poll: Boris Johnson public favourite to succeed David Cameron as Tory leader | Politics

Boris Johnson (left) stands with prime minister David Cameron. Photograph: Peter Macdiarmid/ Boris Johnson[1] is favoured by more Tory voters as the successor to David Cameron than two of his main rivals, Theresa May[2] and George Osborne[3], according ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 31 2014]

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UK Announces New NATO Military Force, Declares ... [Published Global Research - 4 mins ago]
Tacit CBI support gives wings to Heathrow campaign [Published Conference-News.co.uk - 12 mins ago]
Industry supports calls for increased UK air ca... [Published Conference & Incentive Travel Magazine - 13 mins ago]
UK fintech firm looks to double US revenues aft... [Published Techworld.com - 30 mins ago]
British business lobby leans towards Heathrow f... [Published London South East - 40 mins ago]
Airport expansion 'critical' to economy [Published International Trade - 43 mins ago]
Britain must back single airport hub to ensure ... [Published Manila Bulletin - 1 hour ago]
Boris Johnson Proposes National Scrappage Schem... [Published Londonist - 1 hour ago]
Former Cameron special adviser in the running f... [Published GetWestLondon - 1 hour ago]
Johnson won't back Heathrow expansion as 'Boris... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 1 hour ago]
Estuary Airport on the verge of being ruled out [Published International Airport Review - 2 hours ago]
Ukip might help Labour win, but a "progressive ... [Published News » Politics - 2 hours ago]
Boris and CBI collide over Heathrow [Published Management Today Magazine - 2 hours ago]
Beware Hubris on U.K. Economy [Published Bloomberg View - 2 hours ago]
CBI backs single UK hub airport [Published Building.co.uk - 2 hours ago]
Yes activists show nasty and worrying side [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - 3 hours ago]
Boris Johnson’s Blond Ambition - NYTimes.com [Published DailyMe.Com - 3 hours ago]
The big picture: rising dollar would wreak inst... [Published Money Observer - 3 hours ago]
Boris Johnson: Heathrow third runway plans ‘bar... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - 3 hours ago]
British Jihadi Mother Who Wants to Be First Fem... [Published Breitbart Feed - 4 hours ago]
2012 cauldron designer Thomas Heatherwick to to... [Published London Evening Standard - 4 hours ago]
Boris Johnson U-Turns Over Heathrow Plans In Bi... [Published Huffington Post UK - 4 hours ago]
Cameron's best weapon should be sent to Clacton [Published Telegraph - 4 hours ago]
Boris attacks ‘barbaric’ Heathrow third runway ... [Published Buying Business Travel - 4 hours ago]
CBI urges Airport Commission to recommend hub a... [Published BreakingTravelNews - 5 hours ago]
One child taken into care every 20 minutes in t... [Published Christian Today - 5 hours ago]
100 Tory MPs could defy PM with pledge to leave... [Published City A.M. - 6 hours ago]
Johnson to continue push for 'Boris Island' air... [Published TTG Digital - 6 hours ago]
Boris Johnson blasts Heathrow expansion plan as... [Published London Evening Standard - 6 hours ago]
CBI calls for new single hub airport [Published Economia - 6 hours ago]
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Ukip might help Labour win, but a "progressive ... [Published News » Politics - 2 hours ago]
In his salad days, Boris Johnson wrote a handy guide to the dirty art of winning elections to the Oxford Union. He included the handy advice that it’s always important to never take someone else’s numbers at face value, recalling one hack who claimed ...
British Jihadi Mother Who Wants to Be First Fem... [Published Breitbart Feed - 4 hours ago]
The hunt is on for Khadijah Dare, a London-born mother of one who called for equal rights to behead British and American citizens. Dare, 22, now tops the MI6 ‘most wanted’ list after her call to arms for other British women to take up jihad went viral. ...
SHOCK POLL puts UKIP in 44 Point Lead Over Tori... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 31 2014]
Nigel Farage's UK Independence Party (UKIP) has stormed into the lead in the British parliamentary constituency of Clacton – an area which will play host to a by-election soon following the defection and resignation of the sitting Member of Parliament ...
The Unlikely Rise, Fall, And Rise Again Of "Viz... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Aug 30 2014]
How the hilariously puerile magazine sprang to life in a Newcastle bedroom, became a British institution, nearly went bankrupt, then found a new lease of life online. Simon Thorp (left) and Graham Dury outside their writing shed, Whitley Bay, 19 ...
If Boris is serious about helping his party he’... [Published politicalbetting.com - Aug 29 2014]
The mayor’s the only one who could stop UKIP in its tracks One of the big political decisions that the Tories will have to make in the next few weeks is who should be the candidate to fight UKIP defector, Douglas Carswell, in Clacton. The consequences ...
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Mayor of London Launches MedCity [Published Financial Services - Apr 08 2014]
MIPIM Events Not To Be Missed! [Published Financial Services - Mar 06 2014]
Berühmte Londoner erzählen VisitLondon.com, was... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 16 2014]
Inovação crítica vai combater desafios globais ... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 12 2013]
QS Best Student Cities Rankings 2014: Milano tr... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 19 2013]
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