Newslinks | RFID, Cycling, HS2, River Services, Heathrow

LondonUnlocked, The NewsEditorComment
  • London Underground is to use RFID technology to warn of potential escalator problems [MoreRFID].
  • Boris Johnson has spoken of his cycling plans as TfL announced its budget [BikeBiz].
  • London to Glasgow high speed trains should not just be for the well-heeled, argues Ross Clark in The Times.
  • River services are being opened up to PAYG Oyster cards, dropping their prices and increasing the frequency of services [The Guardian].
  • The 2M group of 23 councils, and supported by the Mayor, have begun a legal challenge to Heathrow's proposed 3rd runway [Evening Standard].