Mayor of London Boris Johnson cancels Fifa's hotel stay
Boris Johnson has withdrawn the offer of a free stay in London's exclusive Dorchester hotel for Fifa executives during the 2012 Olympics.
The Mayor of London had offered the free accommodation for Fifa president Sepp Blatter and his team, but after Fifa's decision on Thursday's 2018 World Cup vote - which saw the England bid get just two votes out of a possible 22 - the offer was rescinded.
BBC London's Paraic Obrien reports.
(Pictures of hotel provided by the Dorchester)
05 Dec 2010
- From the section UK Politics