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 5 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Cameron does God, but does Britain want him to?

David Cameron used to be hesistant when discussing his Christian faith, once describing it (in a wonderful line borrowed from Boris Johnson)  as being "a bit like the reception for Magic FM in the Chilterns: it sort of comes and goes". He added in the ... [Published New Statesman - 5 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Cities need Goldilocks housing density not too high or low but just right

In London, Boris Johnson brushes aside opposition to a new development scheme at Convoys Wharf that might threaten the remains of the Royal Dockyard at Deptford. He says: "We need to build ... ... [Published Big News Network - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Density, Boris Johnson
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

MG's Dynamo concept is its first fully electric car

MG is celebrating its 90th year in the car-making business, so to mark the occasion, it's decided to take the wrappings off its first ever fully electric vehicle . Created at parent company SAIC's European Design and Technical Centre (SMTC), the MG Dynamo ... [Published Engadget - 2 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Cycling to work in London smog 'could do more harm than good'

Londoners cycling to work on high pollution days may be doing themselves far more harm than good, Europe’s Environment Commissioner warned today.Janez Potocnik also advised people to be wary of jogging in the capital when air quality is very poor.With ... [Published London Evening Standard - 4 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Gove defends press in Miller case

Michael Gove has distanced himself from claims that Maria Miller was subjected to a “witch-hunt” by the media over her expenses.Ms Miller resigned as Culture Secretary this morning after a week of intense pressure following an apology over her attitude ... [Published PoliticsHome - 8 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Exclusive: Boris Johnson asks government to build HS2 link tunnel under Camden Town

Boris Johnson now says the abandoned HS1/HS2 link should be replaced with a tunnelPublished: 16 April, 2014By TOM FOOTMAYOR of London Boris Johnson will call for a giant tunnel to be built under Camden to replace the abandoned HS1/HS2 link line as part ... [Published Camden New Journal - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Boris Johnson congratulates Shackerley on “spectacular achievement”

Shackerley, manufacturer and prefabricator of ceramic granite ventilated cladding systems, welcomed the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson to its Chorley HQ and manufacturing facilities.The Mayor was accompanied by Parliamentary Candidate for Chorley, Rob ... [Published Specification Online - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

MEPs to vote on safer EU lorry shape

The BBC's Richard Westcott takes a look at the Concept S at MAN's Munich headquarters - footage filmed on a mobile phoneNew rules to make big lorries safer for other road users and more fuel-efficient are expected to be adopted by the European Parliament ... [Published Free Internet Press - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

London Mayor Boris Johnson turned into 'Flappy Bird' app game

Flappy Mayor is available from Apple's App Store now.So far, flapping around London has proved quite the successful career for London Mayor, Boris Johnson.It makes sense then, that should the foppish blonde ever see himself as the hero of a computer game, ... [Published Licensing.biz - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

London Mayor Boris Johnson For President? Welcome To The UKSA! 1 Ralph Benko

This columnist’s admiration for Senator Rand Paul is driven, in part, by Sen. Paul’s consistent and honorable stand against the “warfare/welfare state.” Rising-star national talk radio host, and columnist, Steve Deace astutely observes in a recent Washington ... [Published Modern Ghana - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Trucks longer than two double decker buses could come to London's roads under EU vote

Megatrucks longer than two double decker buses could be allowed onto London’s roads under EU proposals being voted on in Brussels today.Campaigners have warned that the huge lorries - potentially measuring up to 82ft and weighing up to 60 tonnes - could ... [Published London Evening Standard - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

'Boris must do more to protect pubs'

Sutton and Croydon politician Steve O'Connell urges Boris Johnson to do more to protect the area's pubs9:12am Tuesday 15th April 2014 in News By Mike Murphy-Pyle , Chief ReporterBoris Johnson and Steve O'ConnellBoris Johnson has been warned to protect ... [Published Croydon Guardian - Apr 15 2014]

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Plans Approved To Redevelop The Warner Stand [Published Construction.co.uk - 1 hour ago]
Third LHR runway 'could reduce fares by £300' [Published Business Traveller - 1 hour ago]
Weston Homes aim to sell London homes in Asia [Published What House? - 1 hour ago]
Third runway ‘would reduce Heathrow airfares’ [Published Buying Business Travel - 2 hours ago]
Cities need Goldilocks housing density not too ... [Published Big News Network - 2 hours ago]
MG's Dynamo concept is its first fully electric... [Published Engadget - 2 hours ago]
Cycling to work in London smog 'could do more h... [Published London Evening Standard - 4 hours ago]
Cameron does God, but does Britain want him to? [Published New Statesman - 5 hours ago]
Gove defends press in Miller case [Published PoliticsHome - 8 hours ago]
Wayra & Wayra UnLtd UK select new start-ups to ... [Published Business Matters Magazine - 9 hours ago]
Foreign leaders reach out to China online [Published People.com.cn - 12 hours ago]
Hansom: The place to be [Published Building.co.uk - 14 hours ago]
Exclusive: Boris Johnson asks government to bui... [Published Camden New Journal - 14 hours ago]
We need more recycling centres in Merton and mu... [Published Your Local Guardian - 18 hours ago]
Have your say on plans for 12,330 new homes acr... [Published GetWestLondon - 19 hours ago]
Cities need Goldilocks housing density not too ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 20 hours ago]
Smartphone Manufacturers And US Operators Agree... [Published TechWeekEurope UK - 21 hours ago]
US operators, device makers pledge 'kill switch... [Published Mobile Money Live - 22 hours ago]
Con-Dems escalate housing crisis [Published Socialist Party - 22 hours ago]
Housing bank, Kent legal, Manchester housing JV... [Published Room 151 - 22 hours ago]
First .london takers announced [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom RSS feed - 22 hours ago]
Larking about in New Covent Garden to promote D... [Published City A.M. - Apr 16 2014]
Nigel Farage has joined 'big league' and must e... [Published Telegraph - Apr 16 2014]
Housing crisis in ELL boroughs: gentrification ... [Published Eastlondonlines - Apr 16 2014]
WHUFC and Fortnum & Mason among clutch of firms... [Published Techworld.com - Apr 16 2014]
Firms sign up to ‘Dot London’ domain to boost w... [Published London 24 - Apr 16 2014]
First .london web addresses announced [Published Telegraph - Apr 16 2014]
Capital firms seek .london domain [Published BT.com - Apr 16 2014]
Deputy mayor for housing: tackling London's new... [Published Homes and Property - Apr 16 2014]
Sign up for the web's Dot London revolution, bu... [Published London Evening Standard - Apr 16 2014]
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Paedophile: Harriet Harman, Cyril Smith, Nigel ... [Published St George West - Apr 13 2014]
It is the mess created by zealots and perverts in the past that makes the legal treatment of sex cases such an Orwellian nightmare today By John Ward: While Attorney General Dominic Grieve is to discuss ‘failed sexual assault and rape cases’ ...
The Collapse of The Political Classes [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 12 2014]
In 2008, journalist Peter Oborne wrote a must-read modern political work entitled 'The Triumph of the Political Class', identifying and bemoaning the replacement of the British Establishment with a new, self-serving, cross-party, incestuous political ...
Treasury Boosts GDP, Max Cliffford Cleared Of D... [Published St George West - Apr 08 2014]
By John Ward: Maria Miller is turning into the political equivalent of Malaysian Flight MH370. There is a very loud black box pinger called the British population saying that she’s at the bottom of the ocean and wouldn’t it be nice if she stayed ...
Last week's air pollution was a taste of the fu... [Published News » Politics - Apr 08 2014]
When reading Boris Johnson’s paean of praise to London’s air I felt as if I were in an alternative reality. Or unreality. Both he and the Prime Minister seemed like bystanders as last week’s air pollution episode led to a surge in emergency 999 calls ...
Young Briton's Renew Commitment to Build 'Thatc... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 08 2014]
Today marks the first anniversary of the death of Margaret Thatcher, Britain's first female Prime Minister and winner of three general elections for the Conservative Party.  Before her death, Lady Thatcher endorsed a plan to safeguard her legacy ...
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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]
British Celebrities tell VisitLondon.com to 'Lo... [Published Auto & Transportation - Jan 16 2014]
Berühmte Londoner erzählen VisitLondon.com, was... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 16 2014]
Celebri cittadini londinesi raccontano su Visit... [Published Auto & Transportation - Jan 16 2014]
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