About Alexandra Rogers

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

2019 Articles

British Airways strikes: Airline boss Alex Cruz blames 'cynical actions' of pilots for walkout
British Airways strikes: Airline boss Alex Cruz blames 'cynical actions' of pilots for walkout
British Airways chief executive Alex Cruz has blamed the “cynical actions” of its pilots’ union for a two-day strike that [...]
September 9, 2019
'Tatty and antiquated': Luton ranked worst large UK airport for fourth year running
'Tatty and antiquated': Luton ranked worst large UK airport for fourth year running
Luton airport has been ranked the worst large airport in the UK for the fourth year running by consumer watchdog [...]
September 9, 2019
Downing Street to 'test to the limit' anti no-deal Brexit law
Downing Street to 'test to the limit' anti no-deal Brexit law
The scene is set for a dramatic showdown in Westminster next week after the government said it would “test to [...]
September 8, 2019
ERG chair Steve Baker vows to vote against Boris Johnson deal if is 'Brexit in name only'
ERG chair Steve Baker vows to vote against Boris Johnson deal if is 'Brexit in name only'
Steve Baker, Tory Brexiter MP and chair of the eurosceptic European Research Group (ERG), has threatened to vote against a [...]
September 8, 2019
Boris Johnson hatches plan to devolve rail power to the north
Boris Johnson hatches plan to devolve rail power to the north
Boris Johnson is preparing to hand leaders in the north responsibility for train services as part of a big industry [...]
September 8, 2019
Sajid Javid refuses to rule out electoral pact with Brexit party
Sajid Javid refuses to rule out electoral pact with Brexit party
Sajid Javid has refused to rule out an electoral pact with the Brexit party in the event of a snap [...]
September 8, 2019
Therese Coffey replaces Amber Rudd as work and pensions secretary
Therese Coffey replaces Amber Rudd as work and pensions secretary
Therese Coffey has been confirmed as the new work and pensions secretary following the dramatic resignation of Amber Rudd yesterday. [...]
September 8, 2019
Amber Rudd resigns from Cabinet and quits Tories over 'culling' of rebel MPs
Amber Rudd resigns from Cabinet and quits Tories over 'culling' of rebel MPs
Amber Rudd has resigned from Cabinet and given up the Tory whip in protest at Boris Johnson’s decision to sack [...]
September 8, 2019
Shaun Bailey confirms he will increase Tube fares – but says a price hike is already coming
Shaun Bailey confirms he will increase Tube fares – but says a price hike is already coming
Tory mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey has confirmed he would put up Tube fares after saying the current mayor of London, [...]
September 5, 2019
No time left to appoint new firm for Southeastern franchise, says Go-Ahead
No time left to appoint new firm for Southeastern franchise, says Go-Ahead
The government does not have the time to run a full competition for the Southeastern rail franchise before it expires [...]
September 5, 2019
British Airways strikes: Pilots could call off action if BA considers pay offer
British Airways strikes: Pilots could call off action if BA considers pay offer
British Airline pilots who are threatening to strike next week have said the industrial action could be averted if the [...]
September 5, 2019
Ryanair pilots to strike for another seven days in September
Ryanair pilots to strike for another seven days in September
Ryanair pilots have announced a further seven days of strike days in the ongoing running spat with the airline over [...]
September 4, 2019
Chancellor Sajid Javid accused of 'kicking can down road' over RPI verdict
Chancellor Sajid Javid accused of 'kicking can down road' over RPI verdict
Sajid Javid has been accused of “kicking cans down roads” with his decision to delay plans to scrap or reform [...]
September 4, 2019
Cathay Pacific chair John Slosar resigns amid Hong Kong controversy
Cathay Pacific chair John Slosar resigns amid Hong Kong controversy
The chairman of Cathay Pacific John Slosar has stepped down from his role and will be replaced by Patrick Healy. [...]
September 4, 2019