Everything tagged with oxford street

Blog post: Westminster’s wishy-washy Oxford Street scheme lurches forward

LCC statement on Westminster’s plans for Oxford Street Westminster council has, in approving spending £150 million over three years on its Oxford Street district plans, once more sought to avoid properly planning to reduce motor tra...

Blog post: Mayor says Westminster’s Oxford Street plans will leave street “one of the most dangerous in London”

City Hall have responded to Westminster Councils new plans for the Oxford Street district, and we are pleased to see that the Mayor’s response echoes our own assessment of the proposals. The Mayor says that they lack ambition, and by fail...

Blog post: Westminster’s business as usual approach is failing Oxford Street, and the wider area

London Cycling Campaign is frustrated and disappointed that Westminster Council’s proposals for Oxford Street fail to demonstrate any conviction to truly transform the world famous shopping district for the better. Commenting on the propo...

Blog post: Westminster’s Oxford Street area plan too weak

After rejecting Mayor Sadiq Khan’s plans to pedestrianise Oxford Street, Westminster Council pledged to present plans later this year, stating that “doing nothing to improve the area is not an option”.  On Wednesday, they...

Blog post: Mayor and TfL launch broadsides at Westminster

At the same time as the Mayor of London released his full letter to Cllr Nickie Aiken, leader of Westminster Council, Transport for London (TfL) have published its consultation report on the Oxford Street scheme. Both documents make clear the fu...

Blog post: Oxford Street “off the table” says Westminster

The leadership of Westminster Council have without warning, announced they are taking the current proposals to remove motor traffic from Oxford Street “off the table for good”, despite lending their support to the previous publi...

Blog post: Take action: help improve Oxford Street

Take one minute and help transform Oxford Street and ensuring cycling gets better as well.  TfL's consultation on changes to the west end of Oxford Street runs from now until 3 January. Please take just one minute to send a really strong ...

Blog post: Oxford Street: is Sadiq saying "no" to cycling?

Take action on Oxford Street - support removal of motor vehicles and better cycling by clicking here More detailed plans for the "transformation" of Oxford Street have been announced this morning by the Mayor Sadiq Khan, his transport deputy Va...

Blog post: Take action: Last chance to make Oxford Street amazing

TfL's consultation on plans to transform Oxford Street from the polluted, congested, collision-heavy horror it is now into something amazing closes Sunday 18 June. So, if like the Mayor of London, Living Streets and London Cycling Campaign you ...

Blog post: Oxford Street - what about cycling?

TfL, the Mayor of London and Westminster Council have announced a new consultation to consider broad options and issues over the removal of motor traffic from Oxford Street. The good news, in other words, is most motor vehicles should be set to ...

Blog post: London’s new roadworks permits can address cyclist needs

Video Confusing roadworks were implicated in the death of a cyclist in Oxford Street earlier this year   Cyclists are expected to benefit from the new London Permit Scheme for roadworks, which has so far been rolle...