Leak inquiry launched amid concerns over PM’s mobile phone use | Lobbying

The Cabinet Office is to launch an internal investigation into the leak of Boris Johnson’s text messages with the billionaire businessman James Dyson – while concerns grow about his routine use of a personal mobile in government. The prime minister’s spokesperson said the decision had been made to launch a formal investigation into the leak, … Read more

The year the metro mayors took centre stage | Mayoral elections

There was a telling moment on the local election campaign trail in Gloucester this week when Boris Johnson was asked if he knew who the West of England mayor was. Waffle ensued. Johnson – who once said that as the first prime minister since Clement Attlee to have been a mayor, he knew the “the … Read more