Boris Johnson wants Tories to ‘burst down’ doors to social mobility

Mayor of London Boris Johnson is worried that social mobility is declining

Mayor of London Boris Johnson is worried that social mobility is declining Boris Johnson has set out how he believes the Tories can win again in 2020, insisting the party must help the poor and drive social mobility.

Mr Johnson, a key contender to replace David Cameron as Tory leader before the 2020 election, said this required expansive Government intervention in transport, housing and education.

Some of Mr Johnson’s rivals for the leadership, Chancellor George Osborne and Home Secretary Theresa May, have been widely seen as edging closer to the leadership at the Mayor’s expense since May’s General Election win.In a […]