TfL and delivery companies launch new road safety charter, to keep motorcycle couriers and other Londoners safe on the roads

Transport for London (TfL) and meal and grocery delivery companies have committed to improving road safety in London with the launch of a new voluntary Meal and Grocery Delivery Company Motorcycle Road Safety Charter. The Charter, signed by five companies: Deliveroo, Getir, Just Eat, Stuart and Uber Eats, consists of 10 road safety principles that aim to keep motorcycle couriers and other Londoners safe on the road. The Charter is part of […]

TfL reports rise in bus and tube journeys over August Bank Holiday

Statistics from Transport for London (TfL) show the busiest August Bank Holiday for bus journeys and tube journeys since the pandemic. Bus travel this August Bank Holiday saw a nearly 10 percent increase on the equivalent weekend a year ago, with journeys on the London Underground seeing a near six percent increase, reports TfL. Year […]

TfL to start work to transform Kingston Cromwell Road bus station

Work will transform the bus station, making it much easier to use and strengthening Kingston’s public transport network   Work will begin on 28 August and complete in summer 2024  Buses will not stop in the bus station while work is carried out and TfL is advising customers to plan ahead  Transport for London (TfL) will […]

TfL’s first joint housing development with Barratt London and L&Q completed in Blackhorse Road

Transport for London (TfL), through its wholly-owned commercial property company, has announced the completion of Blackhorse View, the first of its joint venture housing developments with Barratt London and London and Quadrant (L&Q). The car-free development, construction of which began in 2019, has delivered 350 new homes opposite Blackhorse Road Tube and Rail station, with […]

London Silvertown tunnel works are now complete, says TfL

The boring beneath the Thames to form the Silvertown Tunnel has been completed, Transport for London (TfL) has said. Due to open in 2025, the 1.4km river crossing will link Silvertown, in Newham, with the Greenwich Peninsula. The project has received criticism, with opponents arguing it will increase emissions in the area, reports the BBC. […]

London reaches major milestone with more than 1,000 zero emission buses

The capital has now passed a major milestone of more than 1,000 zero emission buses picking up customers on the city’s streets, with the 1,000th zero emission bus being normally used on route 204. This means that more than one in nine of the iconic red buses have now gone green. Since 2021, all new […]

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