Entries by Brian John Spencer from 05/2012

London Mayoral Race: BOJO Still King of City Hall

| Posted 05.04.2012 | UK Politics

The Conservative mayoral incumbent Boris Johnson has bucked a national trend that yesterday saw the electorate shift to the left and in doing so trumped the labour challenger, Ken Livingstone by 62,000 votes.

François Hollande is President of the French Republic

| Posted 05.06.2012 | UK Politics

Having won the first round of the French presidential elections with 28.63% of the vote the leader of the Parti Socialiste François Hollande has dislodged UMP incumbent Sarkozy with the backing of 51.7% of the French electorate who turned out at a level of 80.2%.

David Cameron: Look Who's 'LOLing' Now

| Posted 05.12.2012 | UK Politics

From Friday's revelations at the Leveson inquiry it would appear that the ex-News International boss Rebekah Brooks' contact with David Cameron included giving the PM a lesson on the vernacular of the laity; and in this instance instructing Cameron on contemporary text acronyms.