TNT Post has denied its practice of rewarding postmen for speedy deliveries is a problem, despite more mail having being found dumped by one of its employees. In mid-April – just a few days after a BBC London News report highlighted piles of mail found abandoned in a bush elsewhere in north London – a large sack of TNT Post mail was found in the Silk Stream river in Colindale. The incident was subsequently reported last week in both The Times […]
Westfield shopping centre access will be severely restricted this weekend as the athletics programme of London 2012 starts. Organisers are expecting more than 200,000 Olympic spectators and accredited workforce each day, which will make the Stratford area exceptionally busy. It also means that Westfield Stratford City will only be accessible to accredited operators and Games ticket holders between 10.30am and 5pm this Friday (3 August) and Saturday (4 August). Peter Hendy, London’s transport commissioner, says: “Westfield Stratford City may not […]
The Greater London Authority (GLA) has appointed Savills to help it balance the need for housing and industrial land in the capital.