Tower Bridge was closed to road traffic and pedestrians on Thursday night after part of the LED lighting one of the upper walkways came loose in the high winds of Storm Emma.
Thursday recap: London-SE1.co.uk/date/2018-03-01
Traffic very slow on Borough High Street southbound.
Tower Bridge was one of the official diversionary routes for the northbound closure of London Bridge during the cur… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Tower Bridge closed to road traffic and pedestrians until further notice after part of the LED lighting installed f… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
As he leaves the chamber Boris pauses to chat with the Tory members of the GLA Oversight Committee (who remained si… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Boris ends his #gardenbridge session by repeating his belief that the bridge will eventually be built.
Boris on Sadiq and the #Gardenbridge
"It was like a bad love affair. You could tell that his heart wasn't in it but he didn't kill it."
"My regret about the #gardenbridge is that it became a political football."
Boris says he doesn't think #gardenbridge breached the bounds of propriety
Boris for Mayor?
"I think I might stand again" jokes the foreign secretary
Boris Johnson says it became fashionable to criticise the #gardenbridge at dinner parties but there were plenty of people who supported it.
Boris Johnson says the #GardenBridge Trust "did a fantastic job" and pays tribute to Lord Davies (chairman) and Bee Emmott (chief executive)
Boris: "not a single penny of taxpayers' money has been wasted by me" - blames Sadiq Khan for cancelling the… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
"I can't tell you how much it pleases me to be referred to continuously as 'Mr Mayor' says Boris, as assembly membe… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Boris now quoting back Sadiq Khan's previous comments that going ahead with the #gardenbridge would be best outcome for the taxpayer.
Boris Johnson says he "took the trouble to talk to the Garden Bridge Trust" to prepare himself for today's… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Boris says #gardenbridge "would have been a great triumph for this city" if Sadiq had allowed Garden Bridge Trust to continue its work.
Boris says he was persuaded to back the #gardenbridge
"It had a good business case"
Boris highlighting the fact that Margaret Hodge had to apologise for using House of Commons resources in her #gardenbridge probe.
Boris says Sadiq Khan "blew hot and cold" about #gardenbridge.
(A fair comment, FWIW)
Cancellation of #gardenbridge is "a bitter disappointment" says Boris Johnson.
Boris remarks "what a pleasure it is to be back" at City Hall and says he takes #gardenbridge scrutiny seriously.
Boris has arrived pic.twitter.com/5eur55svfK
Boris "two minutes away" ... assembly members joke he's forgotten the way to City Hall
Get your popcorn ready for 45 minutes of Boris answering (or more likely not answering) questions about the… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
CDPS_Southwark We will be closed tomorrow due to travel disruption caused by severe weather warning. School will re-open on Monday 5th March. Please share.
ARKGlobeAcademy The academy is open for all year groups today, please take extra care when travelling to the academy
ARKGlobeAcademy Our school is open today as usual
londonnautical Due to the extreme weather and the forecast for the rest of the day school will be closed on Thursday 1st March
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