Newslinks | Labour policies, Lord Adonis, PPP, Rail strikes, 3rd runway, TfL debts, BA strikes

LondonUnlocked, The NewsEditorComment
  • TransportXtra sets out Labour's already-announced transport policies.
  • The Telegraph profiles Lord Adonis.
  • The Transport Select Committee has published its report into PPP & the Tube here. As TfL spin, it's not good news for Tube Lines. Delays in maintenance work are 'unacceptable' and the project 'flawed'.
  • The Telegraph, again, on the proposed four-day rail strike.
  • A High Court ruling ordering further consultation into Heathrow's proposed 3rd runway has been hailed as a victory by anti-expansion campaigners. Simon Calder in The Independent offers a view on London's airports here.
  • The Evening Standard warns that the £8.3bn of debts currently held by TfL could mean that fares soar.
  • The Guardian reviews the latest BA strike.