Sadiq Khan ‘promised to fast track controversial development’

 Richard Desmond today dragged Sadiq Khan into the Westferry planning row, claiming the London Mayor had offered to ‘fast track’ the controversial £1bn development. The publisher and property developer said he had discussed plans to build 1,500 homes in East London with Mr Khan during a celebration for the Queen’s Birthday at the Albert Hall … Read more Sadiq Khan ‘promised to fast track controversial development’

Coronavirus UK: TfL bosses are NOT issuing fines over masks

The Prime Minister has announced a series of changes to the lockdown in England from July 4. Here is how the alterations will affect people’s lives: Do we have to keep to being two metres apart? No. For people not from the same household it is now ‘one metre-plus’. The ‘plus’ element is what the … Read more Coronavirus UK: TfL bosses are NOT issuing fines over masks

Sadiq Khan wants to move GLA OUT of City Hall to save £55m as London faces a cash crisis

Sadiq Khan wants to move Greater London Assembly OUT of custom-built City Hall and to the East End to save £55m as the city faces a cash crisis London mayor wants to move to the Crystal in Docklands by the end of 2021 City Hall cost £43million and opened in 2002. It was designed by … Read more Sadiq Khan wants to move GLA OUT of City Hall to save £55m as London faces a cash crisis

Sadiq Khan admits he has ‘not been providing proper leadership’ as Mayor of London

Sadiq Khan admitted he has failed to provide ‘proper leadership’ as he opens up about how lockdown has affected his mental health.  The London Mayor said that he was used to stressful situations, but the past 10 or 11 weeks had been ‘the hardest of [his] professional life, in relation to the loneliness’.   ‘I’ve found it … Read more Sadiq Khan admits he has ‘not been providing proper leadership’ as Mayor of London

Sadiq Khan cuts his pay by 10% as he warns of £500million black hole in London’s finances

Sadiq Khan slashes his own pay by 10 per cent as he warns of £500million black hole in London’s finances from lockdown – threatening cuts to police and Tube unless the government bails the capital out London Mayor Sadiq Khan has announced that he is taking a 10 per cent pay cut  Mr Khan said … Read more Sadiq Khan cuts his pay by 10% as he warns of £500million black hole in London’s finances