Mayor of London

Grenfell Survivors Should Be Allowed To Remain in UK, Says London Mayor

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 22.06.2017 | UK Politics

Immigrants who survived the Grenfell fire must be granted the right to remain in the UK on “compassionate grounds”, Sadiq Khan has said. The Londo...

Sadiq Khan Warns May To Halt Police Cuts After Mosque Attack

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 19.06.2017 | UK Politics

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has warned Theresa May to halt planned police cuts in the wake of the Finsbury Park attack and “a terrible few weeks for ...

'Not Good Enough' Kensington And Chelsea Council Sidelined In Grenfell Fire Relief Effort

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 19.06.2017 | UK

Kensington and Chelsea council has been sidelined in leading the response to the Grenfell Tower fire amid criticism it was failing the survivors of th...

Boris's ‘Get Stuffed’ Response To Question About Firefighter Cuts Has Come Back To Haunt Him

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 15.06.2017 | UK

Boris Johnson is being reminded he once told a Labour politician to “get stuffed” for daring to ask about cuts to the London Fire Brigade (LFB), i...

UK Population Prepared To Pay Into Billion Pound Fund To Fight Toxic Air, Research Shows

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Politics

The UK population is so worried about the effects of toxic air that most people would be prepared to pay into a fund to fight it, new research has rev...

Anti-Terror Barriers Turn London's Blackfriars Bridge Into An 'Absolute Shambles' For Cyclists

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK

London’s Blackfriars Bridge has become an “absolute shambles” with thousands of cyclists being forced to “squeeze” through one lane due to s...

Security Cooperation With The EU Still At Risk In Brexit Talks, Confirms Theresa May

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May is refusing to take security cooperation with the EU off the table in the Brexit negotiations, despite the recent terrorist attacks to hit...

Theresa May Finally Criticises Donald Trump For Attacking Sadiq Khan

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK

Theresa May has finally criticised Donald Trump for calling Sadiq Khan “pathetic” over his response to the London Bridge attack. Politicians cond...

Boris Johnson Says 'No Reason' To Cancel Donald Trump's State Visit To Britain

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson has said he sees “no reason” for Donald Trump’s state visit to the United Kingdom to be cancelled, after the US President attacked...

The Waugh Zone Tuesday June 6, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Politics

1. NEIGHBOURHOOD BOTCH The police erected 3ft concrete barriers on Westminster, Waterloo and Lambeth bridges yesterday to prevent what Scotland Yard...

Sadiq Khan Warns Of Further Terror Attacks If Tory Spending Cuts Go Ahead

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK

Sadiq Khan has warned planned Tory spending cuts would mean further reductions in the number of front-line police officers, making it more difficult t...

White House Tries To Justify Trump's Sadiq Khan Tweets With Astounding Fudging Of Reality

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK

The White House has attempted to justify Donald Trump’s extraordinary spat with Sadiq Khan by denying he was “picking a fight” despite the Presi...

The Waugh Zone Monday June 5, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK Politics

1. MARKET FAILURE? London Bridge and Borough Market are very visible symbols of our capital city’s, and Britain’s, talent for renewal and regene...

First Victim Of London Bridge Attack Named As Canadian Who Died In Her Fiancé's Arms

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK

The first victim of Saturday night’s terror attack in London has been named as Christine Archibald who died in her fiancé’s arms after being stru...

Sadiq Khan Has 'More Important Things To Do' Than Respond To 'Ill-Informed' Trump Tweets

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 04.06.2017 | UK

Sadiq Khan has “more important things to do” than respond to Donald Trump’s “ill-informed” tweets, the London Mayor’s spokesman has said a...

Angry Brits Are Accusing Donald Trump Of 'Fake News' Over Tweets Misrepresenting Sadiq Khan

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 04.06.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has been accused of “fake news” after he lashed out at Sadiq Khan, the mayor of London, and his response to last night’s terror att...

Defiant Londoners Prove The Pointlessness Of Terrorism With Brilliant Reactions To Latest Attack

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 04.06.2017 | UK

Londoners have shared extraordinary messages of defiance in the face of terror after an attack which left seven people dead on Saturday night. At leas...

Tories and Labour Suspend National Election Campaigning In Wake Of London Bridge Attack

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 04.06.2017 | UK Politics

The Tories, Labour and Lib Dems have suspended national election campaigning in the wake of the terror attack on London Bridge, sparking a debate on t...

These Election Strops, Sulks And Temper Tantrums Show British Politics At Its Worst

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 03.06.2017 | UK

Elections are a time of high passion - but sometimes all that campaigning can get a bit much, even more the most seasoned of politicians... It all get...

How UK Cities Are Dealing With The Problem Of Air Pollution

Phillip Othen | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

The problem of air pollution in cities isn’t new. Back in 1661, diarist John Evelyn published an attack on the ‘hellish and dismal cloud of sea-co...

Morrissey Slams Immigration, Sadiq Khan And The Queen Over Manchester Bombing

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK

Former Smith’s frontman Morrissey has been criticised for comments he made in the wake of the Manchester bombing. In a Facebook post which described...

Air Pollution: Until People Realise It's As Big A Health Risk As Smoking, Nothing Will Be Done

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Politics

On a sunny day, tourists often flock to the seaside town of Southend, Essex. But for resident Janet Morrison, who suffers from three serious lung cond...

Experts Reveal The Steps To Tackle Air Pollution The Government Isn't Prepared To Take

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 15.05.2017 | UK Politics

It’s thought to play a part in at least 40,000 deaths every year and is regarded by health professionals as a national crisis, but fixing Britain’...

'Tories Are For Rich, White People' Black And Ethnic Minority Voters Explain Why They Won't Back Theresa May

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 14.05.2017 | UK Politics

The Tories are still only for “rich, white people, not the poor” according to black and ethnic minority voters in a special HuffPost UK/Edelman fo...

The Government Could Pay You To Ditch Your Diesel For An Electric Car

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Tech

Buried deep within the government’s clean air act there’s a plan to scrap some of the worst diesel cars in the country. The scrappage scheme would...