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Boris Johnson has given the green light to the 3,610 home Wood Wharf scheme.


The arts, science and tech sectors will come together to put east London at the cutting edge of the digital revolution.

The Olympicopolis development - which will see blue-chip cultural and educational institutions in a cluster on the Olympic Park - will act as a catalyst for a wave of innovative tech communities, say its backers, the London Legacy Development Corporation.


The London Assembly has voted to investigate concerns about the relationship between Mayor of London Boris Johnson's inward investment arm and ABP, the Chinese developer which landed the contract to redevelop land neighbouring Royal Albert Dock.

The deal has come under fire with suggestions the relationship between London & Partners and ABP was too "cosy" and the tender process flawed.

Fresh police cuts feared for Tower Hamlets

By Rob Virtue on November 6, 2014 1:37 PM |


Tower Hamlets should prepare for another round of police cuts, according to the London Assembly member for the region.

City and East representative John Biggs said Mayor Boris Johnson's refusal to give assurances on whether police contact points would be closed at a recent meeting was bad news for the borough.

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A long-proposed cycle bridge linking Canary Wharf with Rotherhithe was given a boost this week when Mayor Boris Johnson said he would consider it.