London deputy mayor for transport Val Shawcross is retiring, it was announced today, after 18 years at the Greater London Authority. She will be replaced by Labour MP Heidi Alexander (pictured, right). Mayor Sadiq Khan said: “I want to thank Val (pictured centre) for the exceptional service she has given to London as an Assembly member and deputy mayor – and for her personal friendship. “Val is hugely respected by politicians from all parties and her deep expertise on transport in […]
Leon Daniels, head of TfL’s surface transport, is leaving his role towards the end of this year, it has been confirmed.
The Greater London Authority (GLA) has appointed Savills to help it balance the need for housing and industrial land in the capital.
Trade associations have warned that London’s ULEZ will severely disadvantage, or even bankrupt, operators that work in the city when it begins in 2019.