04/05/2012 13:49 BST

Boris Johnson The New London Mayor? We Look At His 10 Greatest Gaffes

Boris (or Tory Boris Johnson, as Labour would prefer us to call him) is by many accounts edging towards victory in the London mayoral election.

He's also the proud owner of a fair few gaffes - from swearing at the BBC to calling St Patrick's Day 'Lefty Crap'. Here's 10 of the best, in celebration of the man.

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