Sadiq Khan

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Sadiq Khan not knowing about Crossrail overspending is ‘unbelievable’, says mayoral candidate

Sadiq Khan not knowing about Crossrail overspending is ‘unbelievable’, says mayoral candidate

Sadiq Khan not knowing of Crossrail costs ‘unbelievable’, says mayoral candidate

Siobhan Benita, the Liberal Democrat Mayoral Candidate for London has said that Sadiq Khan saying he did not know about the overspending on Crossrail is “unbelievable”.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Monday, December 3, 2018

Police numbers in London could fall to lowest level since 2002, says Sadiq Khan

Sadiq Khan: Police numbers in London could fall to lowest level since 2002

Sadiq Khan: Police numbers in London could fall to lowest level since 2002

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has said the number of police officers in the Capital could drop to their lowest levels since 2002, unless financial cuts are stopped.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Diane Abbott's attack of police moped tactics show she is 'detached from the real world', says founder of crime prevention charity

Diane Abbott's attack of police moped tactics show she is 'detached from the real world', says founder of crime prevention charity

Diane Abbott's attack on police is 'detached from real world', says ex-officer

Norman Brennan, Founder of Law & Order Foundation has said that Diane Abbott’s criticism of police tactics when dealing with moped crime shows she is “detached from the real world”.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Friday, November 23, 2018

Weekly news round-up

News round-up: The week's top stories (17-23 Nov)

News round-up: The week's top stories (17-23 Nov)

In this week's news, Sainsbury's announced it would start selling edible insects and the future of the UK's relationship with the EU post-Brexit was agreed.

Junk food adverts to be banned across Transport for London network to combat child obesity

Junk food adverts to be banned across TfL network to combat child obesity

The Transport for London network will enforce a ban on adverts showing foods high in fat, salt and sugar from February 2019

Monday, November 19, 2018

Monday, November 19, 2018

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

Members of Parliament have taken to social media over the news that Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has sold water cannons bought when Boris Johnson was in the position for a £300k loss.

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Sadiq Khan announces £13m funding to tackle serious youth violence

Sadiq Khan announces £13m funding to tackle serious youth violence

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has announced £13m of funding to tackle serious youth violence in the capital.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Knife

Mayor of London has 'left it too late' to make an immediate impact on knife crime, says charity founder

Mayor of London has 'left it too late' to tackle knife crime, says charity CEO

The founder of a charity which works with young people living on Inner London estates has claimed Sadiq Khan has "left it too late" to tackle rising instances of knife crime.

Monday, November 5, 2018

Monday, November 5, 2018

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Sadiq Khan warns it could take 10 years for violent crime in London to end

Sadiq Khan warns it could take 10 years for violent crime in London to end

The Mayor of London has warned it could take a generation to turn the tide of violent crime after four fatal stabbings in the capital in less than a week.

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Saturday, October 20, 2018

More than half a million protesters anti-Brexit march through London

'Over half a million' anti-Brexit protesters march through London

'Over half a million' anti-Brexit protesters march through London

People’s March organisers claim more than 560,000 anti-Brexit campaigners joined a march through London calling for a second EU referendum.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Sadiq Khan accused of 'misleading' Transport committee over Crossrail delay

Sadiq Khan accused of 'misleading' Transport committee over Crossrail delay

Sadiq Khan accused of 'misleading' committee over Crossrail delay

London’s Mayor and transport bosses have been accused of being misleading over the delay to Crossrail.

Heathrow expansion

Legal battle against Heathrow expansion plans reaches High Court

Legal battle against Heathrow expansion reaches High Court

A joint legal battle against plans to build a third runway at Heathrow Airport will be heard at the High Court.

Monday, September 17, 2018

Monday, September 17, 2018

Kate Hoey MP: ‘There is a third of Londoners that voted Leave, who always get ignored’

Kate Hoey MP: ‘There is a third of Londoners that voted Leave who always get ignored'

Kate Hoey MP: ‘A third of Londoners voted Leave, they always get ignored'

Kate Hoey, the Labour MP for Vauxhall has said that the third of Londoners who voted Leave “always get ignored” as Mayor of London Sadiq Khan announces his support for a second referendum on Brexit.

Lord Adonis: ‘The Government has been doing Project Fear, not me’

Lord Adonis: ‘The Government has been doing Project Fear, not me’

Lord Adonis: ‘The Government has been doing Project Fear, not me’

Lord Andrew Adonis has said that Theresa May “has been doing Project Fear” because she wants to scare MPs into voting for her Chequers deal.

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Saturday, September 1, 2018

'Make London Safe Again' protesters fly Sadiq Khan blimp over Parliament Square

'Make London Safe Again' protesters fly Sadiq Khan blimp over Parliament Square

'Make London Safe Again' protesters fly Sadiq Khan blimp over Parliament Square

A blimp in the likeness of Sadiq Khan wearing a yellow bikini flew over Parliament Square to protest against the Mayor's handling of crime in London

Friday, August 31, 2018

Friday, August 31, 2018

Sadiq Khan blimp campaigner tells James Whale: 'A baby Obama blimp wouldn't have been allowed'

Sadiq Khan blimp campaigner tells James Whale: 'A baby Obama blimp wouldn't have been allowed'

Sadiq Khan blimp campaigner: 'A baby Obama blimp wouldn't have been allowed'

Yanny Bruere, the campaigner behind the Sadiq Khan bikini blimp, says he was 'testing the boundaries of free speech' with the balloon

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Exclusive: Sadiq Khan blimp organiser Yanny Bruere responds to allegations of anti-Semitism and says he has no links with political figures

Exclusive: Sadiq Khan blimp organiser Yanny Bruere responds to allegations of anti-Semitism

Sadiq Khan blimp organiser responds to allegations of anti-Semitism

Yanny Bruere was found to have sent tweets about Israel and the Jewish community from an old account, but denied they were anti-Semitic and said he had no links with political figures

Sadiq Khan responds to blimp protest: 'Yellow's not really my colour'

Sadiq Khan responds to blimp protest: 'If people want to look at me in a yellow bikini they’re welcome'

Sadiq Khan on blimp: 'If people want to look at me in a bikini they're welcome'

Sadiq Khan issues a statement in response to the blimp depicting him in a bikini

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Sadiq Khan bikini blimp protest forced to change event time

Sadiq Khan bikini blimp protest forced to change event time

The London Mayor's office has told event organisers that it must take place at 9.30 in the morning if given the greenlight.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Sadiq Khan and Cressida Dick say pedestrianisation of Parliament Square will be discussed

Sadiq Khan and Cressida Dick say pedestrianisation of Parliament Square will be discussed

Sadiq Khan and Cressida Dick say parliament pedestrianisation will be discussed

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan and Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick say pedestrianisation plans for Parliament Square will be discussed after yesterday's terror attack

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Sadiq Khan blimp to depict London Mayor in yellow bikini

Sadiq Khan blimp to depict London Mayor in yellow bikini

Sadiq Khan blimp to depict London Mayor in yellow bikini

Yanny Bruere, who set up the Sadiq Khan blimp crowdfunder, has confirmed the balloon will fly from Parliament Square on September 1

Friday, July 13, 2018

Friday, July 13, 2018

Opinion: Sadiq Khan allowed the Trump Baby blimp - so why did be ban those 'beach body' ads?

Opinion: Sadiq Khan allowed the Trump Baby blimp - so why did be ban those 'beach body' ads?

Opinion: Sadiq Khan allowed Trump blimp - so why did be ban 'beach body' ads?

Critics of Sadiq Khan are saying he displayed double standards by allowing the Trump Baby blimp to fly, but previously banning adverts depicting a woman in a bikini

Journalist who interviewed Trump tells Mike Graham: 'He's a long term enemy of the EU'

Journalist who interviewed Trump tells Mike Graham: 'He's a long term enemy of the EU'

Journalist who interviewed Trump: 'He's a long term enemy of the EU'

Tom Newton Dunn, the political editor of the Sun, said Donald Trump sees the UK's future as 'closer to America'

Sadiq Khan has done a 'terrible job' on terrorism, says Donald Trump

Sadiq Khan has done a 'terrible job' on terrorism, says Donald Trump

Sadiq Khan has done a 'terrible job' on terrorism, says Donald Trump

Sadiq Khan said Donald Trump should 'explain' his comments

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

'Trump Baby' balloon with 'small hands' could fly over London

'Trump Baby' balloon with 'small hands' could fly over London

'Trump Baby' balloon with 'small hands' could fly over London

A group of protesters have had a blimp shaped like a baby with a face in the likeness of Donald Trump made to protest the US President's visit

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Brexit: How could it affect different industries in the UK?

Brexit: How could it affect different industries in the UK?

Brexit: How could it affect different industries in the UK?

Several businesses have warned that Brexit could mean them moving operations out of the UK, and Sadiq Khan has warned the service industries could suffer. Find out why

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Labour MP Heidi Alexander quits to become London's new deputy for transport

Labour MP Heidi Alexander quits to become London's new deputy for transport

The Lewisham East MP has quite Parliament to join London Mayor Sadiq Khan's team.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan hold meetings on violent crime

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan hold meetings on violent crime

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan hold meetings on violent crime

Jeremy Corbyn said we must learn from those working on the front line

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 6

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 6

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 6

George Galloway discussed the Russian spy poisoning and violence in London

Friday, April 6, 2018

Friday, April 6, 2018

'Theresa May has blood on her hands and should deal with violence or resign', says former police officer

'Theresa May has blood on her hands and should deal with violence or resign', says former police officer

'Theresa May has blood on her hands and should deal with violence or resign'

Former police officer Peter Kirkham claims Theresa May was warned police cuts would lead to a rise in violence

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Memorial to be set up for victims and survivors of London terror attacks

Memorial to be set up for victims and survivors of London terror attacks

Memorial to be set up for victims and survivors of London terror attacks

The memorial will mark the attacks at Westminster Bridge, London Bridge, Finsbury Park and Parsons Green

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Finsbury Park terror suspect 'originally wanted to kill Jeremy Corbyn'

Finsbury Park terror suspect 'originally wanted to kill Jeremy Corbyn'

Finsbury Park terror suspect 'originally wanted to kill Jeremy Corbyn'

Darren Osborne is on trial accused of driving a van into worshippers outside mosques

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Charlie Mullins is one of London's most successful entrepreneurs

Charlie Mullins tells talkRADIO why he's running for London Mayor

Charlie Mullins tells talkRADIO why he's running for London Mayor

Mullins tells us he's fed up of Sadiq Khan

Friday, January 12, 2018

Friday, January 12, 2018

'Sadiq Khan should be punished for comments on Donald Trump', says Mike Graham

'Sadiq Khan should be punished for comments on Donald Trump', says Mike Graham

'Sadiq Khan should be punished for comments on Donald Trump', says Mike Graham

Mike Graham has claimed London Mayor Sadiq Khan does not speak for all Londoners

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Rail campaigners and passenger groups outraged by 3.4% fare increase

Rail campaigners and passenger groups outraged at 3.4% fare increase

Rail campaigners and passenger groups outraged at 3.4% fare increase

Campaigners have claimed the rise is unfair as it is outpacing earnings

Monday, December 4, 2017

Monday, December 4, 2017

Facebook to bring 800 jobs to London as new office opens

Facebook to bring 800 jobs to London as new office opens

Facebook to bring 800 jobs to London as new office opens

The social media giant has opened its biggest base outside of the United States

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

T-charge: 'Boris Johnson did nothing about pollution, so I'm over the moon Sadiq Khan is', says Ken Livingstone

T-charge: 'Boris Johnson did nothing about pollution, so I'm over the moon Sadiq Khan is', says Ken Livingstone

'Boris Johnson did nothing about pollution, so I'm over the moon Sadiq Khan is'

Ken Livingstone says it's a tragedy that pollution in London hasn't been tackled sooner

Sadiq Khan suggests second vote on EU might be necessary if Parliament rejects deal

Sadiq Khan says second Brexit referendum might be necessary

Sadiq Khan says second Brexit referendum might be necessary

The London Mayor made the comments in an interview with BBC Radio 4

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Councils rules redevelopment must include LGBT club for at least 25 years

Iconic London gay bar must stay standing for 25 years, council rules

Iconic London gay bar must stay standing for 25 years, council rules

Tower Hamlets council are thought to be the first to intervene in planning permission by considering the sexuality of a venue's target market

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Gingers, refugees and breastfeeding - Katie Hopkins' most shocking moments

From refugee cockroaches to the miracle of Ebola: Katie Hopkins' most hateful quotes

From refugee cockroaches to the miracle of Ebola: Katie Hopkins' worst quotes

Katie Hopkins is no stranger to surrounding herself in controversy by making some shocking comments

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

'I get no confidence from Sadiq Khan' - George Galloway blasts London Mayor on show

'London is not safe in Sadiq Khan's hands' - George Galloway blasts London Mayor after Parsons Green

'London isn't safe with Sadiq Khan': George Galloway blasts London Mayor

Our host said he wasn't confident London was safe in k hands during a rant on his show

Friday, September 15, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Parsons Green terror attack: Sadiq Khan says 'we will never be defeated'

Parsons Green terror attack: Sadiq Khan says 'we will never be defeated'

Khan sends message of unity in wake of explosion in west London

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Oliver Kamm said Corbyn would be a weak Prime Minister

Jeremy Corbyn's Stalinist clique just aren't very bright, says columnist

Jeremy Corbyn's Stalinist clique just aren't very bright, says columnist

Oliver Kamm believes acolytes like Richard Burgon lack the talent and intelligence for high office

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

GCSE results day: Alan Sugar, Sadiq Khan and Scarlett Moffatt lead messages of support to students

GCSE results day: Alan Sugar, Sadiq Khan and Scarlett Moffatt lead messages of support to students

Celebrities tweet messages of support to students on GCSE results day

Students across the country are collecting their GCSE results today as they decide what to do with their future

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Donald Trump has condemned all sides for Charlottesville. But here are some occasions when he wasn't so impartial

The times Donald Trump forgot to take an 'all sides' view

The US president has been vocal on many different issues and blasted numerous people over the course of his presidency

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

From the inauguration to Twitter rants - Donald Trump's top five gaffes

To 'celebrate' six months of President Trump, here are his top 5 gaffes

To 'celebrate' six months of President Trump, here are his top 5 gaffes

It was a tough job to whittle the list down to five, but somehow we managed it

Friday, June 30, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017

Fury as council cancels Grenfell Tower meeting after journalists were allowed in

Fury as council cancels Grenfell Tower meeting after journalists were allowed in

Fury as council cancels Grenfell Tower meeting after journalists were allowed in

Leader Nicholas Paget-Brown apologised for the authority's response to the tragedy before the meeting was cancelled

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Amnesty for illegal Grenfell Tower residents 'might lead to slippery slope' , says immigration lawyer Harjap Singh Bhangal

Amnesty for illegal Grenfell Tower residents 'might lead to slippery slope' , says immigration lawyer

Amnesty for illegal Grenfell Tower residents 'might lead to slippery slope'

Immigration lawyer Harjap Singh Bhangal spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about granting amnesty to illegal immigrants living in the tower

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan lead politicians condemning London mosque attack

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan lead politicians condemning London mosque attack

The attack on Seven Sisters Road in the Labour leader's constituency of Highbury & Islington left one dead and 10 injured

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn calls for empty homes owned by rich to be seized for Grenfell Tower residents

Jeremy Corbyn calls for rich people's empty homes to be seized for Grenfell Tower residents

Corbyn demands seizure of rich people's empty homes for Grenfell Tower residents

The Labour leader has said Kensington is a tale of two cities and one side is rich whereas the other is poor

'Answers have to come quicker than they are' - Linford Christie speaks to Sam Delaney about the Grenfell Tower tragedy

'Answers have to come quicker than they are' - Linford Christie speaks to Sam Delaney about the Grenfell Tower tragedy

Linford Christie speaks to Sam Delaney about the Grenfell Tower tragedy

The Olympic gold medallist, who is from the area, spoke to our presenter as he broadcasted from the area around the tower block

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'Privatisation has left the public unable to influence their own living standards', says Ken Livingstone

Grenfell Tower: Thatcher-era privatisation has left the public helpless, says Ken Livingstone

Thatcher-era privatisation has left the public helpless, says Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone tells Sam Delaney that the Mayor of London needs more power to oversee housing

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Sadiq Khan calls for Donald Trump's state visit to be cancelled following tweets

Sadiq Khan calls for Donald Trump's state visit to be cancelled following tweets

The US president has attacked the London Mayor on Twitter following the London Bridge attack

'Donald Trump has thrown a verbal fireball about Sadiq Khan to make the headlines about himself and his measures'

'Donald Trump has thrown fireball at Sadiq Khan to steal headlines from London terror victims'

'Trump has thrown fireball at Sadiq Khan to steal headlines from London victims'

International politics professor Scott Lucas tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that Donald Trump may be trying to whip up a climate of fear

Diane Abbott interview 'most shocking thing I've ever heard in an election', says Lord Alex Carlile

Diane Abbott interview 'most shocking thing I've ever heard in an election', says UK's former anti-terror boss

Diane Abbott interview 'most shocking thing I've ever heard in an election'

Lord Alex Carlile blasted the shadow home secretary in an interview with Paul Ross

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