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 8 hours ago - Updated 31 mins ago - 3 reports

TfL’s boss is right: good public transport is key to social inclusion | Christian Wolmar | Comment is free

Peter Hendy, head of Transport for London, is right to highlight the dangers of a divided London[1]. However, in many respects it is the policies of his boss, Boris Johnson, that are responsible for the trouble he says is brewing. As I have toured the ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 31 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

New diesel cars cheating emissions tests

Diesel cars are being set up to foil emissions tests, by selectively cutting emissions when the car’s central computer recognises conditions similar to those used in official tests, scientists have found.A new investigation, carried out by Dutch technical ... [Published Motors.co.uk - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Boris Johnson, Croydon Tech City and Westfield director to help launch Gavin Barwell's reelection campaign

BORIS Johnson will help launch Gavin Barwell's reelection campaign at Fairfield Halls tonight.The Mayor of London heads a list of speakers including John Burton, Westfield's director of development, and Jonny Rose from Croydon Tech City.Around 300 people ... [Published Croydon Advertiser - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Labour will not lift cap on council borrowing for housebuilding

As I reported earlier, Ed Balls has toughened Labour's fiscal position by pledging not to fund any new policy pledges through extra borrowing. But what about allowing councils to borrow more for housebuilding?The idea was being explored as part of the ... [Published New Statesman - 3 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Abandoned Tube stations and tunnels to be sold off as tourist attractions

They are the subject of fascination for many Londoners – but disused Tube stations are set to be sold off for more lucrative purposes. Transport for London (TFL) is planning to invite companies to bid to convert the abandoned spaces into tourist attractions ... [Published The Independent - 6 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Rushing through 'English votes for English laws' to please Salmond would be 'bonkers', says London Mayor Boris Johnson

Mayor said new Scottish powers being introduced at a 'blisteringly fast ' pace But Scottish MPs voting on English laws was a matter of 'basic unfairness'  However, English votes for English laws cannot be introduced 'overnight' Comes as Ed Balls refuses ... [Published Capital Bay - 7 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Claims Boris Johnson was attacked by a Brentford fan on a train denied

This is twitter at its finest says mayor of london's spokeswoman.Reports local tory candidate for the general election Boris Johnson was allegedly assaulted by a Brentford football supporter have been denied.The Mayor of London and candidate for the Uxbridge ... [Published GetWestLondon - 9 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Boris Johnson: Before lecturing others on election results, remember to check your own

Yet again Boris is lecturing others on the legitimacy of election results - conveniently forgetting that he got elected on the basis of tiny amount of support in LondonBoris Johnson, Mayor of London and wannabe MP, has weighed in on the issue of devolution ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

How to talk posh: a rarely marvlous glossary

Nancy Mitford: decidedly U, even if she didn't invent the term. Photograph: Thurston Hopkins/Always — most “correct” pronunciations are unguessable from the spelling, so the uninitiated will give themselves away. Thus it is with “always”, as Kingsley ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Leadership – Oratorical power is all in the mind

Understanding how your brain works is the key to being an engaging speakerGood communication skills are essential for school leaders. Most will be adept at making themselves understood, particularly one-to-one or in small groups. But things can unravel ... [Published Times Education Supplement - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Mayor of London champions new "ground-br..

Posted by Editor on 20th September 2014 at 01:29 PMMayor of London champions new "ground-breaking" Dot London domain launchThe Mayor of London Boris Johnson today championed a phenomenal opportunity for businesses to link to the capital's powerful brand, ... [Published Salford Online - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

London’s NYE fireworks to be ticketed

New Year’s Eve fireworks celebrations in the capital are to be ticketed for the first time this year.100,000 tickets will be available to access prime viewing areas, aiming to guarantee good views of the pyrotechnic display and a better visitor exper ... [Published Group Leisure - Sep 20 2014]

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TfL’s boss is right: good public transport is k... [Published DailyMe.Com - 31 mins ago]
Ground troops to Iraq? Blair ‘last person to co... [Published Russia Today - 54 mins ago]
Sikorski left with lots of time to build his ow... [Published Business New Europe - 1 hour ago]
New diesel cars cheating emissions tests [Published Motors.co.uk - 1 hour ago]
TfL open Old Oak consultation [Published Look West London - 1 hour ago]
4 Rapid rail link station incorporates 394 flats [Published Mercury Today - 1 hour ago]
Boris Johnson, Croydon Tech City and Westfield ... [Published Croydon Advertiser - 2 hours ago]
Labour Party conference: Ed Balls offers strong... [Published The Independent - 2 hours ago]
Labour will not lift cap on council borrowing f... [Published New Statesman - 3 hours ago]
TfL 'Rejects' Adverts From Zionist Group Compar... [Published Huffington Post UK - 3 hours ago]
London transport chief warns city could face ri... [Published The Independent - 3 hours ago]
John Challis visits actor's club The Garrick in... [Published Birmingham Mail - 5 hours ago]
Ann Ducker, leader of SODC, dies [Published Oxfordshire Guardian - 5 hours ago]
TfL’s boss is right: good public transport is k... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 5 hours ago]
Leader of South Oxfordshire District Council An... [Published Reading Post - 5 hours ago]
Abandoned Tube stations and tunnels to be sold ... [Published The Independent - 6 hours ago]
The third industrial revolution is herE [Published Director - 6 hours ago]
Rushing through 'English votes for English laws... [Published Capital Bay - 7 hours ago]
Plans for new Overground station at Old Oak - f... [Published This is Local London - 7 hours ago]
Balls warns against 'easy solution' [Published Falkirk Herald - 7 hours ago]
Transport For London Commissioner Accepts Need ... [Published Londonist - 8 hours ago]
Holyrood morning roundup – Monday 22 September,... [Published Holyrood - 8 hours ago]
London faces transport ‘riots’ by 2030, warns T... [Published Public Sector Executive - 8 hours ago]
Ann Ducker, leader of South Oxfordshire Distric... [Published Oxford Times - 8 hours ago]
Claims Boris Johnson was attacked by a Brentfor... [Published GetWestLondon - 9 hours ago]
‘Yes landslide’ if Westminster breaks powers vow [Published The Scotsman - 9 hours ago]
Rushing through 'English votes for English laws... [Published Mail Online UK - 9 hours ago]
Tom Brown: Despite defeat at the polls, Yes cam... [Published Daily Record - 10 hours ago]
Boris Johnson: Before lecturing others on elect... [Published Mirror.co.uk - 12 hours ago]
Boris's Bus (A Political Journey) Part 41: Do P... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 12 hours ago]
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Westminster Parties Argue Over More Powers for ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 20 2014]
Prime Minister David Cameron's plan for "English votes for English laws" is in trouble after Labour appeared to back away from the political truce that helped save the Union and persuaded Scotland to vote 'no' to independence. Following the 'no' ...
Mayor of London Champions New "Ground-Breaking"... [Published PR Newswire: Business Technology - Sep 18 2014]
LONDON, September 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mayor of London Boris Johnson today championed a phenomenal opportunity for businesses to link to the capital's powerful brand, as Dot London domain names are now on sale worldwide.     (Photo:... ...
Lend a hand: Boris Johnson presents Team London... [Published Boris Johnson - Sep 18 2014]
Kishor Shah, a 54-year-old IT consultant, had come from St Ives in Cambridgeshire where for the past three decades he has been the mainstay of his local hockey club. “From training to kit to...[Visit www.boris-johnson.com for the full post and more information ...
Boris Johnson tells Rupert Murdoch his newspape... [Published FT.com - Westminster Blog - Sep 16 2014]
Boris Johnson has teased Rupert Murdoch for his flirtation with Scottish independence , saying the media baron need look no further than his own business to understand the meaning of “Better Together”. The London mayor joked that he wanted to see ...
News Corp’s New London Headquarters Officially ... [Published EON Communications - Sep 16 2014]
NEW YORK & LONDON--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--News Corp’s new headquarters in London was officially opened today by the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson and News Corp Executive Chairman, Rupert Murdoch and Chief Executive, Robert Thomson. News Corp has ...
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Mayor of London Launches MedCity [Published Financial Services - Apr 08 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]
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