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  • The Mayor is considering introducing an "intelligent" Congestion Charge, similar to that employed in Stockholm reports The Times.
  • The Times also carries an interesting story on the rise (and fall) of Ferrovial, BAA's owner.
  • Willie Walsh, BA's Chief Executive, is reported as saying that a London - Scotland high-speed rail link will not happen "in his lifetime" [Scotsman].
  • Plans for extending mobile phone usage across the entire tube network have been put on hold until a commercially credible system can be found [Silcon.com].