Newslinks | Cycle Superhighways, electric car rental, Heathrow, banning strikes, bus crime

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  • Bike Radar examines the first two of twelve 'cycle superhighways.' More questions are asked than answered.
  • The Mayor was there to launch the first Pay As You Go electric car rental scheme in London [This Is London].
  • Cllr Peter Thompson, representing 2M has said that Geoff Hoon MP's departure from the DfT should warrant a Heathrow rethink [eGov Monitor].
  • The Mayor and Lord Adonis, the new Transport Secretary, are allegedly discussing the banning of strikes over 'trivial' issues [This Is London].
  • Bus crime has dropped by 18% (the lowest level in 5 years) since the roll-out of safer transport police teams [BBC News].