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Boris Johnson ‘furious’ with TfL over number 13 bus comment

PUBLISHED: 13:25 28 April 2015 | UPDATED: 13:25 28 April 2015

Boris Johnson.

Boris Johnson.

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Conservative sources report Boris Johnson was “furious” with Transport for London (TfL) for claiming a “cross-party campaign” saved the number 13 bus.

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Mr Johnson halted plans from TfL to scrap the popular route from Golders Green earlier this month after visiting Finchley and Golders Green Tory candidate Mike Freer.

Mr Freer claimed the plaudits but then TfL insisted it was a “cross-party” victory.

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