London transport commissioner Sir Peter Hendy has stepped down to take the role of chairman at Network Rail. Hendy was at the helm of the transport organisation at TfL for nine years, having first joined the then London Transport 40 years ago as a graduate trainee. He was instrumental in the development of TfL’s current £4bn Road Modernisation Plan, which will see the city’s road infrastructure upgraded over the coming years, and led London’s transport plans during the 2012 Olympic […]
Sainsbury’s will open a new fulfilment centre in London this autumn to cope with growing online shopping demand.
The FTA has urged TfL to create immediate incentives for greener freight vehicles, such as a reduced Congestion Charge, if it wants to accelerate its vision of London becoming the ultra-low-emission vehicle capital of Europe.
A new report has called into question the effectiveness of safety mirrors fitted to LGVs as a means of preventing accidents involving cyclists.