Newslinks | 365 Days of Boris, Tube Award, Fruit & Veg, Payback London, Bechtel, Electric Cars

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  • The Evening Standard examines the Mayor's progress after his first year in office.
  • The Metro Awards have voted the Tube the best in Europe, beating off competition from Paris, Madrid, Berlin and Copenhagen [BBC].
  • Land beside Tube and rail lines is to be used to cultivate fruit and vegetables [ETA].
  • Payback London has launched, requiring young people who are found guilty of anti-social behaviour to earn back their free travelcards through community service [This is London].
  • Construction giant Bechtel has scooped a further piece of the CrossRail project [NCE].
  • Elektromotive has installed its 100th charging point in London [GreenBang].