Eh? Sorry? What? This strategy has been doing the round for the last month, so it must have been distributed around the time the Mayor made his little backtracking announcement. Can someone please tell us (and Kent County Council, and the RSPB) what the hell is going on? Or is Boris wavering in the face of anti-airport sentiment? Let's face it, when Tom Good from the Good Life starts planting apple trees on the proposed Heathrow third runway site, you know you've got some stiff opposition. (Um.)
As for the single biggest and bravest project he does, we reckon staring down the naysayers to the cycle hire project and doing something about London's pollution would be a greater tribute to his tenure than some great big flashy floater.