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Archives for April 2019

Direct Vision solution in sightPublished: 5:33pm 5 April 2019

European Union safety regulations requiring all lorries to have significantly improved direct vision (directly through the windscreen and windows rather than via mirrors or cameras) are set for initial approval in mid-April. This follows strong ...

We need to talk about congestionPublished: 12:35pm 4 April 2019

While cycle infrastructure is steadily improving, congestion remains a thorn in the city’s side. Richard Dilks from London First argues we’re long overdue a fresh strategy.
Many positive things have happened to London’s roads ...

Fundraising dinner in memory of Filippo CorsiniPublished: 11:38am 3 April 2019

On Thursday 14th March LCC attended an exquisite dinner kindly hosted by Petersham Nurseries. The dinner was in memory of Filippo Corsini, known to family and friends as Fico, who was tragically killed by an HGV in 2016.
This was a very special n...

The Great Escape returns to London this May! Published: 10:43am 2 April 2019

Back for its fifth year, The Great Escape returns to London Sunday 19 May. 
This fantastic 200km route run by Islington CC will take you from the heart of London, starting at Look Mum No Hands into the rolling countryside of Essex and back...

Taking charge (how ULEZ will help clean up London's lethal air)Published: 3:24pm 1 April 2019

Shirley Rodrigues, Deputy Mayor for Environment and Energy, explains why the new ULEZ will help clean up London’s toxic air
Half of London’s toxic air pollution is caused by road transport, which contributes to harmful levels of nit...