Newslinks | Cycle docking, Driverless trains, Motorbike trial, Fare rises, River travel, Abandoned stations

LondonUnlocked, The NewsEditorComment
  • The first docking stations for the Mayor's cycle hire scheme have been installed.
  • In a move surely designed to agitate the unions, the Conservative group at the GLA have discussed moving the entire Tube system to a driverless operation.
  • Following the initial trial, a further examination of the use of motorbikes in bus lanes will begin. Meanwhile a report into the findings of the initial trial has been published.
  • Above-inflation fare rises? It's a possibility. TfL are likely to recommend the rises to the Mayor.
  • The Mayor has set out his plans to make travel by river easier.
  • And finally... Annie Mole picks up on Ajit Chambers' attempts to open 26 abandoned tube stations to the public.