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Articles: Issue Issue 18 3 Feb 2011

4. Boris Johnson

Mayor of London

Why is he on the list?

Johnson is mayor of London and chairman of Transport for London, the city’s transport co-ordinating body.

What kind of year has he had?

Transport is the area over which the mayor has real power and influence. Johnson has slashed budgets at TfL but has delivered on his promises to remove bendy buses, extend Oyster to rail services and scrap the Western extension of the congestion charging zone. Work has also been progressing on his ‘Son of Routemaster’...

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