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2010-07-30 07:07:00

To view the Social Media Release, click here: http://smr.newswire.ca/en/bixi/bixi-rolls-into-london MONTREAL, July 30 /PRNewswire/ - Today, Boris Johnson, the mayor of London, launched the latest addition to the BIXI franchise.

2009-04-27 06:01:00

LONDON, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Boris Johnson will outline his commitment to boosting the economic potential of London's outer boroughs in a keynote address at Property Week's Outer London Summit on 11th June 2009.

2009-02-17 03:00:00

LONDON, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The programme for the forthcoming Events 2012 & Beyond conference has been announced, and includes sessions on Managing Expectations, Sponsors, Media, Corporate Hospitality and Supply Chain.

2009-01-08 21:55:09

London Mayor Boris Johnson admitted Thursday he has been fined for failing to pay the congestion charge when he drove into the center of the city. Johnson was on a radio call-in show when a woman accused him of forgetting his pledge to extend the period to pay the 8 pound ($12) congestion fee, The Guardian reported. Drivers must pay the fee on the day they incur it or face a 120-pound ($180) fine, which is cut in half if paid within two weeks. I absolutely did say that! said Johnson.

2008-10-02 18:00:08

Ian Blair, head of the Metropolitan Police, resigned Thursday under pressure from London Mayor Boris Johnson, Blair said. Blair's announcement came a day after Johnson assumed the chairmanship of the Metropolitan Police Authority, The Telegraph reported.

2008-09-28 00:00:22

Branson soothed Intriguing to see Sir Richard Branson - so often mocked by the 'Daily Mail' - given a two-page spread to plug his book.

2008-09-27 03:00:20

By Anonymous Mayor of London Boris Johnson has announced that he and his senior advisers will volunteer to help "clean and green" the capital.

2008-09-22 00:00:22

Home News IN BRIEF *The London Mayor, Boris Johnson, is considering plans to build an airport in the Thames estuary as an alternative to further expansion of Heathrow.

2008-07-13 09:00:26

By Mark Leftly A month into his high profile new job, a 57-year-old Yorkshireman is preparing to take on an old Etonian of 44 who is new to his own role. Ed Anderson is the chairman of the Airport Operators Association.

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