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Wednesday, September 09, 2020

Daniel Moylan's life peerage has been gazetted ...

 _. The life peerage awarded to Mr Daniel Michael Gerald Moylan in the prime minister's dissolution honours list has been gazetted in the name, style and title of Baron Moylan, of Kensington in the Royal London Borough of Kensington & Chelsea, 9 September, 2020.

Daniel Moylan, Baron Moylan Hon FRIBA (born 1 March 1956) is an English Conservative politician, formerly a member of Kensington and Chelsea Council and co-chairman of Urban Design London. 

He is a former deputy chairman of Transport for London, former chairman of the London Legacy Development Corporation and was chief aviation advisor to Boris Johnson as Mayor of London, advocating a new hub airport to the east of London to replace Heathrow, and also the Mayor's principal advisor on Crossrail. A 2010 article in the London Evening Standard described Moylan as "one of London's most powerful and colourful politicians". The Grenfell Tower fire and subsequent widely condemned response from the Kensington and Chelsea London Borough Council took place during Daniel Moylan's council tenure.

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