About Alexandra Rogers

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

2019 Articles

Eddie Stobart issues profit warning amid takeover interest
Eddie Stobart issues profit warning amid takeover interest
Eddie Stobart has warned its underlying profits for 2019 will be “significantly below” expectations as it confirmed it had received [...]
September 16, 2019
John McDonnell pledges crackdown on City 'enablers' of tax avoidance
John McDonnell pledges crackdown on City 'enablers' of tax avoidance
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has vowed to clamp down on City advisers engaged in promoting tax avoidance schemes, calling for [...]
September 15, 2019
Lib Dems vow to scrap Brexit if they win general election
Lib Dems vow to scrap Brexit if they win general election
The Liberal Democrats have vowed to cancel Brexit if they win a majority at the next general election. Members of [...]
September 15, 2019
Sadiq Khan: Revoke Article 50 to end the Brexit 'panic'
Sadiq Khan: Revoke Article 50 to end the Brexit 'panic'
Sadiq Khan has said Article 50 should be revoked to “take away the panic” of leaving the EU on 31 [...]
September 15, 2019
Sam Gyimah is the latest MP to join the Liberal Democrats
Sam Gyimah is the latest MP to join the Liberal Democrats
Former Tory MP Sam Gyimah has become the latest MP to join the Liberal Democrats. The former Tory leadership hopeful [...]
September 15, 2019
Heathrow exec warns of potential budget bust – and likens expansion to Tottenham Hotspur stadium
Heathrow exec warns of potential budget bust – and likens expansion to Tottenham Hotspur stadium
A Heathrow director has likened the airport’s £14bn expansion plan to Tottenham Hotspur’s new football stadium, which ran massively over [...]
September 12, 2019
City of London U-turns over decision to strip Aung San Suu Kyi  of freedom award
City of London U-turns over decision to strip Aung San Suu Kyi of freedom award
The City of London Corporation has U-turned on an earlier decision to strip Aung San Suu Kyi of her honorary [...]
September 12, 2019
Heidi Alexander: It would add ‘insult to injury’ if HS2 skips Euston
Heidi Alexander: It would add ‘insult to injury’ if HS2 skips Euston
It would add ‘insult to injury’ if High Speed Two (HS2) did not stop at Euston, London’s deputy mayor for [...]
September 12, 2019
Heathrow passengers 'pay higher fares' thanks to British Airways dominance
Heathrow passengers 'pay higher fares' thanks to British Airways dominance
Heathrow passengers could be paying as much as 10 per cent more on fares because they lack an alternative to [...]
September 12, 2019
Tube drivers threaten disruption on Jubilee, Central, Northern and Victoria lines over noise levels
Tube drivers threaten disruption on Jubilee, Central, Northern and Victoria lines over noise levels
Tube drivers have threatened disruption on four London Underground lines after voting overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action in a [...]
September 11, 2019
British Airways pilots threaten further strikes unless stalemate is broken
British Airways pilots threaten further strikes unless stalemate is broken
British Airways pilots are threatening further strike action if the current pay row with the airline is not resolved. The [...]
September 10, 2019
Belfast High Court to rule on no-deal Brexit challenge on Thursday
Belfast High Court to rule on no-deal Brexit challenge on Thursday
The High Court in Belfast will rule on Thursday whether a no-deal Brexit is lawful after a campaigner lodged a [...]
September 10, 2019
Lords approved HS2 Birmingham-Crewe extension before parliament shutdown
Lords approved HS2 Birmingham-Crewe extension before parliament shutdown
The House of Lords last night approved the High Speed Two (HS2) extension from Birmingham to Crewe before parliament was [...]
September 10, 2019
Shares in British Airways owner IAG bounce as strike enters second day
Shares in British Airways owner IAG bounce as strike enters second day
Shares in British Airways’ parent company IAG are up by more than five per cent this morning as the airline [...]
September 10, 2019