Boris Johnson to give a keynote speech at Tory party conference

London Mayor Boris Johnson will today deliver a keynote speech at the Conservative party conference.

London Mayor Boris Johnson speaks at a fringe meeting hosted by Conservative Home Credit: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

On Monday, Mr Johnson was given a thunderous reception when he attended a ConservativeHome fringe meeting - entitled "Boris 2012: Re-elected and Olympotastic".

Dismissing rumours that he could be a possible challenger to lead his party, the London mayor confirmed his loyalty to the prime minister and said that no one should "doubt my admiration for David Cameron."