A speech at the St Ermine Hotel in London was thought to be the scene for Boris Johnson to announce his candidacy for the Tory Party leadership. But it was not to be. In a bombshell at the end of his ruling out speech he stated he would not stand as a candidate.
Now that he’s no longer the London Mayor Boris Johnson appears to have more time on his hands for getting stuck into the Vote Leave campaign. This speech, serious and considered, set out to tackle the economic argument for Vote Leave.
A Mayor’s speech by London Mayor, Boris Johnson, at the Thomson Reuters Newsmakers event in the City of London managed to pour scorn on the Eurozone parade but then also suggested a six point plan for getting out of the problem.
Both the Mayor of London and the Prime Minister gave Paralympics speeches with contrasting styles at the ceremonial lighting of the London 2012 Paralympic Games cauldron in a short ceremony in Trafalgar Square.