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Everyone hacked off with TfL changes to 100 bus route (including Mayor)

By on April 18, 2017 in Transport with 0 Comments
Everyone hacked off with TfL changes to 100 bus route (including Mayor)

The controversial decision by Transport for London (TfL) to change the 100 bus route which serves Wapping could have a damaging impact on the ability of the elderly and less physically able to get around says Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs.Before the change the Mayor wrote to TfL Managing Director of Surface Transport Leon Daniels after […]

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TfL 100 bus route consultation results combined to fix final result

By on February 22, 2017 in Data Stories, Tower Hamlets, Transport with 0 Comments
TfL 100 bus route consultation results combined to fix final result

Analysis of the published results of the Transport for London (TfL) consultation into proposed changes of the 100 and 388 bus routes show that TfL is ignoring its own data and ignoring the wishes of Wapping residents.In the published consultation results TfL has combined the results of feedback on both the 100 and the 388 bus […]

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TfL changes to 100 bus route discriminate against disabled & carers

By on February 5, 2017 in Transport with 0 Comments
TfL changes to 100 bus route discriminate against disabled & carers

The proposal by Transport for London to terminate the 100 bus route at the Museum of London, short of St. Paul’s, has been condemned as discrimination against Wapping residents who are disabled or who have young children.A letter of objection from a resident (below) states that this is the latest change to the 100 bus route […]

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Tower Bridge to close for three months

By on June 9, 2016 in Transport with 0 Comments
Tower Bridge to close for three months

Tower Bridge will be closed to vehicle traffic for three months between Saturday 1 October 2016 to Friday 30 December 2016. Seriously. This is not a joke. 24 hours a day, seven days a week, our local bridge will be closed to vehicles.Fortunately there will only be pedestrian closures for three weekends during the works.Our […]

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D100 and D3 bus bash busts Wapping bus routes

By on February 26, 2016 in Tower Hamlets, Transport
D100 and D3 bus bash busts Wapping bus routes

Chaos and confusion on the D100 and D3 bus routes at lunchtime today as one bus from each route tried to squeeze past each other in Wapping Lane and failed.The two busses remained firmly stuck outside Wapping Health Centre for some time as up to 12 other busses got stuck behind them, some to the […]

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