London Mayoral Elections

Britain First Forgot To Delete These Embarrassing Comments On Their Facebook Election Video

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK

On Friday evening, Britain First posted a Facebook video deploring the election of Sadiq Khan, London's first Muslim mayor. An almost teary-eyed deput...

You Don't Like Personal Politics? Tough, It's Here to Stay

James Cleverly | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Politics
James Cleverly

Claim and counter claim filled newspaper pages, twitter streams and broadcast media minutes. Anyone hoping that the London mayoral campaign would focus on transport policy, housing plans or public service reform issues rather than personal politics would have been sorely disappointed. It got very personal very quickly and stayed there.

If I Were the Mayor of London

Nicholas Mazzei | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK Politics
Nicholas Mazzei

I have over the last few years become angry at a minor elite in politics, pushing out the regular person, the little guy. So I have decided to throw my hat in and try and be selected as the Conservative candidate for London Mayor.

Loser To Lord

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 01.08.2013 | UK Politics

They were comprehensively rejected by voters last year - and now they're heading for the House of Lords. Liberal Democrat Brian Paddick and the Gre...

Boris: 'Overwhelmingly Biased BBC Should Be Run By A Tory'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK Politics

The BBC is "overwhelmingly biased to the Left" and should be run by a Conservative, Boris Johnson has said. Writing in his Daily Telegraph column o...

Chris Wimpress

Polls Close In London - Low Turnout, Tactical Voting Expected | Chris Wimpress | Posted 03.05.2012 | UK Politics

Polls have closed in the London Mayoral and Assembly election and while there is no formal exit poll, Boris Johnson is widely expected to have retaine...

Don't Wait Up For The Big Election Results This Week...

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Politics

If like us you can barely contain your excitement about the outcome of the local and mayoral polls taking place on Thursday, you're in for a long wait...

Boris Voted "Most Dateable' London Mayoral Candidate

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.04.2012 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson is the most dateable of the three main candidates for London Mayor, according to a survey published today. The dating site Free Datin...

Ken Livingstone: 'Hang A Banker A Week'

Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Politics

Ken Livingstone has sparked outrage, once again, after calling for Londoners to "hang a banker a week" until the industry improves. The Sun reports...

Turn Up For The Books: When Boris Met Peter Andre

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 06.12.2011 | UK Politics

What's better than pictures of Boris Johnson? Pictures of Boris Johnson with pop-star Peter Andre. The two joined forces to promote a scheme aimed ...

Boris Johnson Highlights Food Waste

PA | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK Politics

Businesses should be more careful about wasting food at a time when families are struggling with their finances, London Mayor Boris Johnson has said. ...

Boris Johnson Says UK Statistics Authority Chair Is 'Labour Stooge' | Posted 16.11.2011 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson has accused the chair of the UK Statistics Authority of being a "Labour stooge"....