British EU exit better than status quo: London report
Published on Aug 3, 2014 10:41 AM
LONDON (AFP) - A report commissioned by London Mayor Boris Johnson has concluded that a British exit from the European Union would be better for the city than remaining in an unreformed EU.
Johnson is likely to give his backing to the report in a speech this week to launch the document, The Sunday Telegraph and The Sunday Times newspapers said.
The Conservative mayor is to address a business audience on Wednesday.
The report, by banker Gerard Lyons, contains eight demands for reform which go beyond the ambitions which Prime Minister David Cameron has set out.
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