Category Archives: News

2016 – a critical year for the Thames

The Thames  is a long forgotten water highway cutting through the heart of London, and its time has come again as this year will be a critical one for it….

Dishing Daesh

Reading Simon Jenkin’s agreable polemic piece in the ES suggests we are dancing to the terrorism tune, but l still felt we are using the wrong language for them, as…

TfL wasting £1.5m a month on staff to run the non-existent night tube

  TfL is spending £1.5m a month on staff to run the non-existent night tube which is an outrageous waste of money. It’s farcical that whilst ticket office staff are…

Boris condemns commuters to another 1% rise in fares next year

Boris condemns commuters to another 1% rise in fares next year The Mayor of London has today (Thursday) announced another 1% rise in fares from January 2016. The latest fares…

Boris Johnson urged to vote against ‘devastating’ Housing Bill

Provisions set out in the Housing and Planning Bill, which was published earlier this month, include plans to extend the Right to Buy to housing association tenants. The scheme would…