Everything tagged with LTDA

Blog post: Tavistock Place scheme to face public inquiry

The iconic #TaviPlace scheme, including Tavistock Place, Torrington Place and Byng Place, is set to face a public inquiry. But don't worry (too much). Despite the LTDA and some local residents' objections, we think the overwhelming likelihood is...

Blog post: LCC & Living Streets say Bank Taxi protest “misguided”

Walking and cycling charities London Cycling Campaign and Living Streets are today uniting to give their full backing to the City of London Corporation, as taxi drivers begin demonstrating against the City’s plans to close Bank junction to...

Blog post: Taxis turn their fire on Bank Junction

Photo: Matt Brown Taxi drivers, including representatives of the LTDA, are once again trying to scupper cycling schemes. And in this case, not just cycling, but walking and bus schemes too. The City of London is currently moving forward with a ...

Blog post: Take action: Save two cycling schemes from cabbies in one minute

TfL's two proposed schemes on the Hackney/Islington border at City Road and at Tower Bridge Road are hardly comparable in size or controversy to CS11 and Tavistock Place. But despite that, they're apparently drawing the ire of taxi drivers - who...

Blog post: LCC responds to LTDA accusation of “gross misrepresentation”

The LTDA has sent a letter to LCC and has also passed it to at least one media outlet on the ongoing LTDA opposition to Tavistock Place (and other schemes). Here, is the LCC response to that letter: The LTDA said (letter from Chairman Richard M...

Blog post: LCC joins cab drivers and Greenpeace to demand real action on air pollution

Today, we've joined up with London cab drivers, as two of the groups most exposed to London’s bad-quality air, to support Greenpeace’s proposal for a Clean Air Zone in the capital. A new survey published today shows that 62% of Londo...