Submission to London Assembly Transport Committee from Wandsworth Living Streets

Comments 1. We ask the London Assembly to remind the TfL Better Junctions Review to continue and intensify building into their proposals, elements that protect and facilitate pedestrians (and not just cyclists and drivers).   The Better Junctions Review arose because of a recognition that junctions are especially dangerous locations, as measured by KSIs, and so … Continue reading Submission to London Assembly Transport Committee from Wandsworth Living Streets

Solutions for our Streets

Wandsworth Living Streets' most recent public meeting (7 October 2013) discussed 'Solutions – Ideas for How We Travel and Use our Streets', with four speakers exploring the theme, followed by a lively and constructive Q&A session. For those who don't know it, WLS is the local group of the national charity Living Streets; we seek … Continue reading Solutions for our Streets

Traffic speed, public health and Wandsworth

Wandsworth Council is currently considering its strategy for introducing 20mph speed limits and has suggested that this will only happen if streets or groups of streets can organise themselves to petition the Council - a continuation of the current (expensive) piecemeal approach, in other words.  This risks exacerbating the divide between those in more affluent … Continue reading Traffic speed, public health and Wandsworth