Yard Barker - 2 hours 16 min ago
Sometimes things can purely be written off as a coincidence, but there is something very interesting in reports which state that Ed Woodward met with Boris Johnson just days before the ESL was announced.
The Guardian - 2 hours 33 min ago
Fan-led review' will examine need for independent regulator Sports minister: We must capitalise on this momentum' A fan-led review into the governance of football after the collapse of the European Super League plan will look into whether the current owners' and directors' test is fit for purpose and if there is a need to introduce an independent football regulator, the government has confirmed. Described by Boris Johnson as a "root and branch investigation" into the way...
The Guardian - 7 hours 38 min ago
Government urged to bring in successor, but learn lessons from botched implementation' Applications for a grant to cut carbon emissions from houses surged in the month before the 1.5bn scheme was shut down by the government. The green homes grant which was announced by Boris Johnson as a key measure to cut UK carbon emissions was scrapped six months after its launch. Continue reading...
The Guardian - 8 hours 12 min ago
Prime minister calls on countries to come to Cop26 armed with ambitious targets and plans' With just over six months to go before vital UN climate talks, Boris Johnson urged world leaders at a virtual White House summit to step up with plans for cutting greenhouse gas emissions this decade. "It's vital for all of us to show that this is not all about some expensive politically correct green act of bunny hugging' or however you want to put it," the prime minister told the possibly...
BBC - 8 hours 19 min ago
Speaking at a virtual summit, Boris Johnson urges world leaders to "build back greener".
The Hill - 9 hours 4 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday commended President Biden's commitment to halve emissions by 2030, calling the announcement "game-changing."Johnson will be hosting the United Nations Climate Change Conference and said he...
Sky News - 9 hours 52 min ago
Boris Johnson has performed a U-turn after Downing Street announced an internal inquiry into how private text messages between the prime minister and billionaire Sir James Dyson were leaked.
Yard Barker - 11 hours 51 min ago
Liverpool supporters' union Spirit of Shankly refused to meet with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to discuss the proposed European Super League, as revealed by the Skwawkbox.
The Guardian - 13 hours 10 min ago
Powerful liaison committee to discuss issue amid concerns about PM's undisclosed communications Parliament's most powerful committee of MPs will discuss whether to question Boris Johnson on the use of his personal phone, after concerns were raised at how the prime minister has liberally distributed his number. Johnson, who has had the same number for a decade, is regularly texted by business leaders and politicians, sources have said, though a loophole in the ministerial code means only...
Insider - 14 hours 12 min ago
Summary List Placement A British company that started out as an "Airbnb for parking" wants homeowners to rent out their parking spaces to help alleviate a widespread shortage of electric vehicle (EV) chargers. London-based JustPark, which allows motorists to book a parking space through an app, aims to offer more than 50,000 charging points across the UK by the end of 2022. In 2020, Prime Minister Boris Johnson forced the UK's ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel-powered cars forward...
New York Times - 17 hours 35 min ago
Manchester United's Old Trafford Stadium on Wednesday, after the collapse of English involvement in the proposed European Super League.
The Guardian - 19 hours 3 min ago
From elite football to tech giants, our lives are increasingly governed by free' markets that turn out to be rigged Back in the days of the Soviet Union, it was common to hear people on the left criticise the Kremlin for pursuing the wrong kind of socialism. There was nothing wrong with the theory, they said, rather the warped form of it conducted behind the iron curtain. Related: Boris Johnson says fans will be at centre of wider review of English football Continue reading...