Boris Johnson partygate crisis: Poll gives Labor 32 point lead in London

Boris Johnson partygate crisis: Poll gives Labor 32 point lead in London

The gaping gap between Labor and the Tories is the widest in a YouGov survey of the capital for at least 12 years. If upheld in a general election, it could see the Tories haemorrhage eight seats in the City, leaving them with just 13 London MPs. In a series of other damning findings, it … Read more

Lloyd’s of London plans to leave city headquarters ‘upside down’

Lloyd’s of London plans to leave city headquarters ‘upside down’

Last September John Neal, chief executive of Lloyd’s, said businesses in the city had a duty to reintegrate staff into the office so that younger workers could develop their careers and learn from their older colleagues. “I think it’s extremely important for young workers to experience trading in person. We have the best talent in … Read more

David Beckham shows off his tattooed physique in a white vest as he sweats it out at the F45 class

David Beckham shows off his tattooed physique in a white vest as he sweats it out at the F45 class

David Beckham shows off his tattooed physique in a white vest as he sweats it out during F45 in London By Connie Rusk for Mailonline Published: 12:37 GMT, January 18, 2022 | Update: 1:40 p.m. GMT, January 18, 2022 David Beckham showed off his tattooed physique as he sweated it out in a skintight white … Read more

London politics latest: Partygate scandal a ‘slam dunk’ for police, says Sadiq Khan

London politics latest: Partygate scandal a ‘slam dunk’ for police, says Sadiq Khan

VS Chancellor Rishi Sunak has insisted he ‘believes’ the Prime Minister’s explanation for a drink held in the Downing Street garden. Boris Johnson last week apologized to Parliament for attending a ‘bring your own booze’ rally in Downing Street Garden on May 20, 2020, telling MPs he believed it was a work event . Dominic … Read more

Politics latest from London: Boris Johnson may have to resign if he lies in the Commons, suggests Dominic Raab

Politics latest from London: Boris Johnson may have to resign if he lies in the Commons, suggests Dominic Raab

B Oris Johnson may have to resign if he is found to have lied to Parliament and refuses to correct what he said, Dominic Raab has suggested. It comes after Dominic Cummings, the Prime Minister’s former chief adviser, said Mr Johnson lied to Parliament when he said he thought a night out drinks on May … Read more

London-based venture capitalist Blossom Capital raises $432m

London-based venture capitalist Blossom Capital raises 2m

B lossom Capital, one of the few female-led venture capital firms in London, has raised a new prize pool to invest in tech start-ups. Blossom, founded in 2017 in London by former Index Ventures and LocalGlobe investor Ophelia Brown, has raised its third fund, raising $432m (£316m) from investors. It claims to be Europe’s largest … Read more