Sadiq Khan calls for more stop and searches to tackle spike in violent crime
The London Mayor Sadiq Khan has called for police to carry out more stop and searches of people they suspect of carrying a weapon – to help tackle the rise in gun and knife attacks. 300 more officers are being deployed in areas which have been worst affected. The Met Commissioner Cressida Dick insisted that…
Michael Bloomberg: ‘Sadiq Khan doing exactly what he should do’
Michael Bloomberg is the former mayor of New York and the founder and CEO of Bloomberg LP, a financial services, media, and software company. He tells Matt Frei that London Mayor Sadiq Khan, who has been criticised by Donald Trump after the London Bridge attacks, is “doing exactly what he should do” and he would…
FactCheck: what next week’s elections really mean
Labour wipeout? Sadiq Khan for Mayor? Ukip surge in Wales? Here’s what the 5 May elections really mean…
FactCheck: Raining on London Mayor’s Olympics parade
Boris Johnson claims to have statistics showing it rains more in Rome than in London. It’s a shame he can’t pass them on to FactCheck.