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Grounded, alternatives to airport expansion

At the last GLA elections in 2008, all the Mayoral candidates and major political grouping were against the expansion of Heathrow airport with a third runway ( that includes the…

City of London Corporation call for extra flights at Heathrow

Following so soon on the back of the Mayor’s new study on increasing airport capacity in and around London, the City of London Corporation (CoLC) through its latest report, argues (quite incredibly!) for an…

DEFRA v GLA: How NOT to improve Air Quality

  Last week, for the first time, we heard the Mayor’s office openly disagreeing with central government over the proposal in the Localism Bill (clause 30), to pass on EU…

What is the price of a decent nights sleep in London?

Yesterday l attended the launch of a study by Delft and sponsored by HACAN on a ban on night flights at the House of Commons. It placed an economic valuation…

Mayor misled us on congestion charge

During the 2008 Mayoral election campaign, Boris Johnson assured Londoners that he would not increase the Congestion Charge above £8.  However, in December 2010 he increased the charge by 25%…