FTA labels Pidgeon’s HGV ban as ‘short sighted’


 

The FTA has described Liberal Democrat mayoral candidate Caroline Pidgeon’s call for a rush hour lorry ban as “short-sighted”. Pidgeon launched her campaign for the ban yesterday (23 February), and also backed current London mayor Boris Johnson’s plans to mandate additional passenger-side cab windows for all HGVs operating in the capital. Speaking yesterday, the Liberal Democrat said: “We’re looking at changing the nature of London’s roads, because too many cyclists are being killed – and pedestrians too. “I want to make […]