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LondonUnlocked, The NewsEditor

  • The Unions appear to be agitating at the Mayor's mention of 24 hour tubes running during the Olympics, menacingly stating that "if it is going to happen, it will need... the agreement and goodwill of the professional staff who will deliver it." [PA].
  • A cycling lobby group has unveiled plans for underground car-parks which will create more green spaces for cyclists and pedestrians above-ground [].
  • Boris Johnson's new international business advisory council will meet next month to discuss the challenges facing London including its 'unreliable public transport' [FT].