About Alexandra Rogers

Reporter at City A.M. covering City politics, transport and law. Get in touch: alexandra.rogers@cityam.com

August 2019 articles

Boris Johnson urged to recall parliament amid no-deal Brexit ’emergency’
Boris Johnson urged to recall parliament amid no-deal Brexit ’emergency’
One hundred MPs have urged Boris Johnson to recall parliament from the summer recess because of the “grave economic emergency” [...]
August 18, 2019
Food, fuel and drug shortages: Leaked paper reveals no-deal Brexit fears
Food, fuel and drug shortages: Leaked paper reveals no-deal Brexit fears
Britain faces shortages of food, medicine and fuel as well as civil unrest on the Irish border if it leaves [...]
August 18, 2019
Shaun Bailey pledges to make every red bus electric if he becomes London mayor
Shaun Bailey pledges to make every red bus electric if he becomes London mayor
Tory mayoral hopeful Shaun Bailey has pledged to make “every red bus electric” by the end of his first term [...]
August 15, 2019
Union calls August strike action on Central and Victoria lines
Union calls August strike action on Central and Victoria lines
Thousands of Londoners face Tube chaos at the end of the month after a leading rail union announced strike action [...]
August 15, 2019
Brexit protester who caused £1m worth of rail disruption jailed
Brexit protester who caused £1m worth of rail disruption jailed
A Brexit protester who caused £1m worth of disruption to train services between London, Kent and France has been jailed [...]
August 15, 2019
Union urges Ryanair to attend talks to avert summer strikes
Union urges Ryanair to attend talks to avert summer strikes
A trade union has urged Ryanair to attend talks to resolve the current dispute with its pilots over pay and [...]
August 15, 2019
Grant Shapps questions whether Heathrow third runway plan ‘stacks up’
Grant Shapps questions whether Heathrow third runway plan ‘stacks up’
Transport secretary Grant Shapps has cast doubt over the Heathrow third runway after he questioned whether the £14bn plan “stacks [...]
August 14, 2019
US vice president Mike Pence to speak at City trade banquet
US vice president Mike Pence to speak at City trade banquet
US vice president Mike Pence will speak at a trade banquet in the City when he visits London next month, City A.M. can reveal. The black [...]
August 14, 2019
Rail fares have risen twice as fast as wages over past decade, says union
Rail fares have risen twice as fast as wages over past decade, says union
Rail fares have risen twice as fast as wages in the past decade, new analysis by the TUC trade union [...]
August 14, 2019
Rival Silvertown Tunnel bidder launches legal action against TfL
Rival Silvertown Tunnel bidder launches legal action against TfL
A rival bidder for the proposed Silvertown Tunnel has launched legal action against Transport for London (TfL), preventing it from [...]
August 13, 2019