Restarting and increasing London congestion charge “insane”, claims ELB Partners MD


 

London haulier ELB Partners has joined mounting criticism of the Mayor’s decision to reintroduce the congestion charge, branding the move “insane”. The Wimbledon-based company, which has been instrumental in delivering essential equipment to Nightingale hospitals during the Covid-19 outbreak, said re-commencing the charge and then increasing it meant businesses would have to pass the cost on to customers – at a time when the economy was already on its knees. “The re-introduction of the congestion charge is bad enough but […]