This idea of preventing drivers from using back streets as rat-runs, to cut pollution, clean up air and keep drivers moving, is not working. The good news this week is that there actually was good news. London managed to avoid being put into Tier 3, making an economic recovery possible. But even though Tier 2
Shaun Bailey, the Conservative challenger in May’s London Mayoral elections, is backing plans for a temporary crossing next to Hammersmith Bridge, which closed in August because of structural problems. Mr Bailey sees the new structure – dubbed inevitably “Bailey’s Bridge” – as a riposte to the decision by Mr Khan, Transport for London and Liberal
School children are being dangerously diverted through an unlit mugging hotspot due to the closure of a major London bridge. Youngsters are also being caught out by the Thames tide after Hammersmith Bridge was closed to pedestrians and cyclists in August, turning what was a short journey to school into a perilously lengthy detour which
The most senior civil servant at the Department for Transport has rebuked Transport for London for “a breach of good faith” over the premature disclosure of its latest £1.8 billion bailout from the taxpayer. Shaun Bailey has sent a letter to Regulatory Complaints at the London Stock Exchange asking it to investigate what he claimed was “a clear breach of the
TORY London Mayor candidate Shaun Bailey today accused Sadiq Khan of having more press officers than the PM – after the Mayor hinted he may raise council tax for Londoners.
Figures showed the number of staff at Transport for London earning more than £100,000 a year has increased by nearly 100 to 557 since the Labour mayor took office in the capital four years ago. The bill for the six-figure salaries has increased by 15.8 percent to an eye-watering £73million over the period, said the analysis
SADIQ KHAN has been shamed in a humiliating stunt by Shaun Bailey, his London Mayoral rival, with ads attacking the Labour politician for “bankrupting Transport for London”.
SADIQ KHAN has come under fire for wasting taxpayers’ money on a “gold-plated” pension scheme for the capital’s transport workers while asking the Government for a multi-billion pound hand-out.
Curry house owners hit out at Sadiq Khan’s congestion charge hike today, saying it is the “nail in the coffin” for central London restaurants. Conservative Party mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey has written to the mayor urging him to reverse the hike.
London Mayor Sadiq Khan is running TfL “into the ground”, Conservative mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey has told LBC. Speaking to Nick Ferrari, Mr Bailey said: “I think the first thing to say about this being removed is there’s no forward planning. That’s why this money has been wasted, that’s why the traffic has been built
Tory mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey has pledged to offer more mental health support to Transport for London (TfL) staff if elected mayor as figures show increasing levels of psychological distress among the workforce. Bailey told City A.M. that he would create a “mental health covenant” for TfL workers in a similar vein to existing programmes for the
TfL had one bailout this year. It’s about to get a second. Find out why taxpayers are paying for a second bailout by watching this video.