Thursday, 15 OcTOber 2009 Subject to availability specsavers.co.uk LIMITED EDITION TRAVEL WALLET FREE WITH TODAYS PAPER SEE PAGE FIVE TWO GREAT SPORTING TRIPS ABROAD TO BE WON Oysters up 20% chargeup25% QUEEN MAKES SECRET TRIP TO THEATRE Hugehiketofill 3bnblackhole LEONA CANCELS PROMO TOUR AFTER ASSAULT SEE PAGE FIVE e-edition.thelondonlite.co.uk HUGE rises in bus and Tube fares and a 25 per cent increase in the congestion charge were announced today. Mayor Boris Johnson said Londoners must swallow tough medicine as he tackles a 3.2bn black hole in his transport budget. He said the rises are a result of the recession, reflect- ing the need to prioritise Tube line upgrades and safeguard cash for the 16bn Crossrail scheme. From January, Oyster pay-as-you-go fares on buses will rise 20 per cent from 1 to 1.20, while a single Underground trip in zone one will also jump 20p to by KEVIN WIDDOP Continued on Page 7 Devastated: Leona Lewis just after the attack Twanky-panky: Pamela Anderson, pictured last night, is to star in a London panto. Oh yes she is! Pammy gets Aladdin for a fortnight SINGER Leona Lewis has cancelled a promotional tour to Germany after she was punched in the face by a man. The X Factor star had been due to fly out today for a series of interviews to promote her new single, Happy. But a spokesman said she was too upset to leave home after being attacked in London yesterday as she signed copies of her autobiography. The 24-year-old Continued on Page 9 by GEORGINA LITTLEJOHN SEE PAGES 38 & 40 2 index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html36.html37.html38.html39.html40.html41.html42.html43.html