HR & Management


Boris Johnson backtracks over pollution charge

1 Mins

When Ken Livingstone announced the £25 daily levy on high-pollution vehicles entering the capital earlier this year, there was uproar from the Chelsea tractor brigade.

Porsche was first to legally contest the ruling. Today, Johnson withdrew the proposal and a court ruled that Transport for London must pay the luxury car manufacturer’s court fees.

By Transport for London, we mean (incidentally) “the taxpayer”.

To read the pro-pollution charge side, try The Guardian.For an unbiased view, try The Times.

Picture source

Share this story

Watercress entrepreneur finally sells his business
Online entrepreneur cashes in on rising fuel prices
Send this to a friend