TfL needs £125 million to keep free travel

TfL needs £125 million to keep free travel

Transport for London needs up to £125 million to keep providing concessionary fares such as free travel for under-18s and over-60s, according to London Mayor Sadiq Khan. Under the terms of an emergency funding deal for TfL agreed in October, the Government will no longer cover the cost of 60+...

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Met Police release details of winter crackdown

Met Police release details of winter crackdown

Metropolitan Police officers arrested more than 1,800 people over a five-week period as part of a crackdown on violence in London. Operation Winter Nights took place from November 30 to January 3 and saw officers from across the Met working with communities to prevent robberies and violent crime. The operation...

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Time to be Optimistic 

Time to be Optimistic 

For reasons which probably stretch back to the way the Romans ran their military and their civilian administration, the numbers 10 and 100 have had a special significance in our Western lives for the past two thousand years or so. And at our esteemed, loved and highly rated local monthly...

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