An early bath for Ken

Paul Routledge (19 November) spins against Mayor Ken for relaxing in a jacuzzi on the morning of a Tube strike instead of getting desk-bound. Could this have been the day Ken walked into town from Cricklewood to demonstrate that a 4mph pedestrian is a bit better than an 8mph car driver?

Roy Bennett
Hackbridge, Surrey

This article first appeared in the 26 November 2001 issue of the New Statesman, The New Statesman Special Report - The SAS story they want to suppress