The BBC reports that George Osborne's appointment as the new editor of the London Evening Standard has had the unintended consequence of sparking a further enquiry into MPs taking on second and third paid jobs. Now I'll believe it when...Show More Summary
The appointment of George Osborne as the editor of the London Evening Standard has led to most commentators focusing on the difficulties of the former chancellor doing two or more jobs at the same time. Now as I said on the blog site...Show More Summary
I hear tell of George Osborne applying for the Evening Standard vacancy only after other people came to him for advice on their applications. What a charmer. Still, his landing the editorship of London's biggest free sheet is as shocking as it is audacious. Show More Summary
George Osborne's appointment as editor of the London Evening Standard follows a well worn part of other high profile MPs who take on second and third jobs. Labour's Gordon Brown and the SNP's Alex Salmond spring to mind, yet politicians...Show More Summary
LONDON — The surprise appointment former Chancellor George Osborne as the new editor of the London Evening Standard newspaper has led to calls that he should resign as an MP and accusations of conflicts of interest. A leading anti-corruption...Show More Summary
From prince being under fire for having no proper job to George Osborne fitting yet another job in with his MP’s duties Monday Prince William is getting a lot of flak for going on a lads’ ski trip to Verbier, though the headlines ofShow More Summary
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Osborne will take on his new role as editor of the Evening Standard in early May.
Mr. Osborne will remain in Parliament while leading the widely read London daily, raising questions about how he will balance his various work commitments.
The KGB owners, the Lebedev family, have secured George Osborne, the former Chancellor of the Exchequer, as editor of the London Evening Standard, a freesheet. They broke the news through their former pet editor of the ‘Independent’ newspaper, Amol Rajan, who is now the BBC’s media editor. That’s how the Russians operate. They buy up […]