Newslinks | Son-of-Routemaster, HS Rail, Tube Lines buyout, BA strikes

LondonUnlocked, The NewsEditorComment
  • As trailed yesterday, the new Routemaster design has been unveiled. TfL announces here, LondonReconnections reviews here. LR's article is worth reading for the final sentence alone.
  • George Monbiot makes a case in The Guardian for High Speed Rail.
  • The legal teams working on TfL's purchase of Tube Lines have been announced. The deal is expected to close in June.
  • Following yesterday's court ruling that the planned strikes by BA workers were illegal, Unite is planning an appeal.