Everything tagged with taxis

Blog post: Take action: Save Tavistock Place in one minute

Want to save the iconic #TaviPlace cycle tracks from cabbies who just want to avoid the Euston Road? Want a nicer place to live, work, cycle and walk, not a traffic-choked ratrun? Go to the consultation page here and fill out the consultation b...

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...

Blog post: UK cyclists object to STAY BACK command on lorries and buses

 Cyclists in London and across the country are angry about the stickers appearing on buses, vans and taxis across London. The stickers order cyclists to 'Stay Back' which implies that drivers do not have a duty of care to use their mirrors ...

Blog post: Brighton and Hove is latest place to embrace citywide 20mph speed limits for safer cycling

Plans for a more people-friendly 20mph speed limit for 500 streets in Brighton and Hove have been approved by the council's Transport Committee, after a majority of residents backed the move. The move still needs to be ratified after objections...

Blog post: London Cycling Campaign debunks Transport for London's new flawed Blackfriars statistics

A recent Transport for London press release put a whole new spin on the traffic numbers for the Blackfriars area. Before we point out the errors in the numbers, we must say first that it’s great to see TfL at last emphasising the needs of t...

Blog post: Lack of long-term air pollution solutions endangers public health

Serious levels of pollution caused by motor vehicles are forcing the mayor to wash the worst-affected London streets in an effort to avoid large EU fines. The measure comes at the same time as the proposed scrapping the western extension of ...