London's Mayor tore apart key parts of the Government's aviation policy today, insisting a third runway at Heathrow airport was out of the question. Boris Johnson said delays in deciding what to do also risked "economic catastrophe" for Britain. He repeated his case for a new hub airport in London.
In fine bombastic Boris style he described himself as an aeronautical Bill Cash, unable to let go until he had changed the status quo.
The Mayor of London challenged the Prime Minister today over his demotion of Justine Greening and vowed to fight any expansion to Heathrow.
Jeremy Hunt and Chris Grayling landed promotions as David Cameron sparked minor controversy in reordering his Cabinet for the first time.