Great I was wondering where to go for a NYE wank.A 200ft high image of Boris Johnson will be projected on the Shell building tonight. Its a bit megalmaniac don't you think!!
Was not Homer Simpson also being projected?A 200ft high image of Boris Johnson will be projected on the Shell building tonight. Its a bit megalmaniac don't you think!!
Evening sub Standard said:What he said: Ban alcohol on the Tube to cut the 40 per cent of crime that is alcohol-related.
Action: Drink was banned in June last year. No clear figures on crime because “alcohol-related” offences on the Tube are not recorded.
What he said: “Create a cabinet for London to assist in running London in a more businesslike manner.”
Action: No London “cabinet” implemented and no plans to do so.
What he said: Wants the Tube unions to sign up to a no-strike deal in return for binding arbitration.
Action: RMT staged a three-day Tube walkout in June.
What he said: Phase out bendy buses and replace them with a fleet of hybrid Routemasters.
Action: Two bendy bus routes have been withdrawn. Routemaster design prototype will exist by 2011.
What he said: Will chair the Metropolitan Police Authority.
Action: Took control of MPA in October and effectively sacked Commissioner Sir Ian Blair.
What he said: Wants police numbers increased.
Action: The Yard is looking to save money by cutting officer numbers.
it's pretty hard to watch Peggy fawning over Boris and saying "How great it is to meet someone who's dedicated their life to the service of others" - though on second thoughts I wonder if the writers were having a sly little dig at Boris!Has been posted yet?
Warning, there is some terrible acting in the scene before, during and after boris.
What sort of frequency reductions?The bus pass is a massive rise. Coupled with reports that some bus routes may see frequency cuts. I'd better get walking.
http://www.thisislondon.co.uk/standard/article-23670312-boris-johnsons-taxi-bill-is-eight-times-more-than-kens.doNew figures show that the Mayor claimed £1,501 in cab fares in November, December and January as he visited the outer London boroughs where he is most popular.