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Ken on his high horse

London mayor Ken Livingstone has rapped the City of Westminster for refusing to allow tall buildings in its latest unitary development plan. The move comes after Westminster leader Simon Milton presented the council's plan to the Greater London Authority on 14 February, saying: 'We don't subscribe to the view that to be a world city we must look like Hong Kong or Chicago in terms of high buildings.' The planning strategy of all London boroughs must be in line with the mayor's spatial ...

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