Tag Archives: Boris Johnson

Boris’ pledge to tackle rough sleeping is a failure which gets worse each year

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The mayor needs to ask himself whether yearly rises in the number of people living on the streets is a legacy he is happy to continue ignoring.

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Poll shows that Conservatives are now considered more right wing than UKIP

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The ComRes survey suggests that Labour could lose centre-ground votes to Farage.

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Londoners are still waiting for the cycling revolution they were promised

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In words the mayor committed to increasing both the safety and number of cyclists in the capital. In action he is spending only one per cent of the transport budget on cycling.

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We need real action to ensure fair treatment for London’s private renters

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Boris Johnson’s soft touch approach to regulation leaves London’s renters at the mercy of landlords.

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Boris plans to hit the most vulnerable young people with his cuts

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The magnitude of the mayor’s proposed cuts is even more of an outrage than his tantrum at being exposed.

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The mayor’s closure of fire stations will cost lives

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Since Boris forced through station closures, fire engine response times have risen dramatically.

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Boris’ tall tale: the living wage is a Tory idea

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If Boris is right, why are none of the ten London boroughs which have adopted the London Living Wage run by Conservatives?

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Boris must do more to help workers out of poverty

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Paying a living wage is an economic necessity if London is to compete globally.

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Boris’s affordable housing failure exposes his true colours – dishonesty and indifference

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Hundreds of thousands of Londoners are being priced out of London’s housing market, yet Boris doesn’t seem to care.

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The MIPIM property fair: everything that is wrong with regeneration in London

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At a time when millions of Londoners need affordable housing, local authorities are knocking it down and replacing it with luxury flats.

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