Evening Standard

Boris Johnson Mayor of London

Media battle lines drawn as Boris and Ken go to war

Media Watch
Thu 1 Mar, AT 16:21

The mud-slinging has begun ahead of the London Mayoral election on 3 May

Evgeny Lebedev

Lebedev offers to oversee British media clean-up

Tue 5 Jul, AT 15:45

Evgeny Lebedev, son of KGB officer Alexander, calls for newspapers to act together to defend free speech

Colin Firth

Shock, horror - Colin Firth is NOT best actor for once

Tue 8 Feb, AT 12:57

Stammering King Colin passed over in favour of Andrew Garfield at ES awards

Alexander Lebedev

Russian police stage ‘mask show’ at Lebedev’s offices

Tue 2 Nov, AT 10:20

Owner of the Independent and Evening Standard is ‘holding talks’ with police

Alexander Lebedev

Lebedev ropes in Egyptian tycoon to help buy Indy

Wed 3 Feb, AT 07:09

Russian’s commitment under question as he seeks to share the Independent load

Alexander Lebedev

Lebedev restarts talks for the Independent

Fri 18 Dec, AT 13:45

Russian oligarch and Evening Standard owner Alexander Lebedev eyes national newspaper

Boris Johnson; Veronica Wadley

Boris cronyism row could be headache for Cameron

Thu 3 Dec, AT 12:14

The London mayor’s attempt to appoint ally Veronica Wadley to a quango may backfire

Alexander Lebedev

Lebedev claims mercury poisoning

Mon 20 Jul, AT 14:34

Evening Standard proprietor claims he has enough mercury in his blood to kill off his memory

Alexander Lebedev

Lebedev in talks to buy Independent

Fri 12 Jun, AT 09:58

The Russian tycoon is thought to be taking part in discussions which could lead to the purchase of the struggling national title