Boris Johnson pushes through fire service cuts

London's Mayor looks to have won the battle over the future of London's fire service.

The organisation in charge of the it had voted to defy the mayor but, today it backed down in the face of his threat to take it to court.

Political Correspondent Simon Harris has more.


Fire cuts: opponents back down

Rebel members of London's fire authority are set to back down in their battle with Boris Johnson over cuts.