Calls to strip honorary RIBA fellowship from Boris Johnson

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Former mayor accused of not living up to new code of conduct

A RIBA Council member has asked the institute to investigate whether Boris Johnson should be stripped of his honorary fellowship.

The move, by student member Simeon Shtebunaev, comes as the RIBA approved a new code of conduct which comes into force at the start of next month.

It is described as, among other things, a “tool for holding members to account in the event of a complaint against them”.

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