TfL not convinced London lorry ban is a good idea

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TfL is studying the implications of a peak hours ban on LGVs in the capital, but remains unconvinced of its desirability. Speaking at the Transport Committee’s evidence session on cycling safety yesterday (2 December), Andrew Gilligan, the mayor of London’s cycling commissioner, TfL, said such a ban could have saved the lives of two of the 14 cyclists killed in London this year. “However, there are counter risks. Firstly that you would see a flood of LGVs after the ban […]