The selection of Boris Johnson as the Conservative Candidate for Mayor of London has received an enthusiastic welcome from Cllr Ian Clement the leader of Conservative run Bexley Council. Speaking after hearing the news that Boris had won overwhelming backing from Londoners to take on Ken Livingstone in next May’s Mayoral election Cllr Clement a supporter of Boris Johnson’s since the start of the campaign said,
“This is good news for Bexley and for the whole of London, Boris will stand up for all of London not just zone 1, we need a mayor who will listen to us on improving transport south of the river, on fighting crime and fear of crime in every borough and who will deliver value for money for all Londoners”.
Looking forward to a positive campaign on the issues that matter most to Londoners Cllr Clement added,
“ Next year London will face a real choice, more of the same from Ken Livingstone or in Boris Johnson someone who will work with the boroughs to improves the lives of every Londoner”
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