Newslinks | TfL Wage Bill, Cycle Parking, CrossRail Architecture, Tube Quotations

LondonUnlocked, The NewsEditorComment
  • Contract Journal notes that TfL's wage bill has swelled since taking on Metronet staff.
  • A survey has found that cycle parking must increase if the Mayor is to reach his target of doubling cycle usage [BBC News].
  • The new Chair of CrossRail, Terry Morgan, has angered architects after questioning the project's design legacy [BD Online].
  • and finally... Tube drivers are being asked to "slip quotes from Shakespeare as well as the likes of Goethe and Friedrich Engels into their daily communications with passengers" [PA].