Locals around Heathrow are changing their minds about the idea of a third runway at Heathrow. What’s leading to the change in heart? Find out here…
These days it’s quite difficult to track the traffic in any city online in real time. Fortunately, we created a list of the best traffic cameras in London, which are actually live (which means that they are NOT just taking photos every 60 seconds and pretend to be live cameras). Continue reading
Mr. Praveen (name concealed to protect identity) has been an airline employee for about three decades. Gold smuggling, coffin thefts, counterfeit passports etc he has seen it all!
“Security measures in the aviation sector are not stringent enough,” he says.. “we still have a long way forward towards perfection.”
Have you ever wondered who rides the fancy cable car that rides above the O2 between the two not-so-busy London stations? We asked an TFL cable car employee about it. Continue reading
Reports suggest that the Airports Commission is only a few months, and maybe even a month, away from reporting. But have any of the local moods and concerns changed in the past several years. Agnelo Ros Reis is a local resident. Here are his views…
It’s a question that has plagued London’s travellers for many years. What is the fastest way to get around the Capital? Continue reading
Harlington High Street is a narrow road with a single lane for each way of traffic. It is the secondary road that connects Heathrow Airport to most of north west London. Apart from a steady stream of car, van and other vehicle traffic the road also connects 3 bus routes.
One part of the road (near its end with Heathrow Airport) is particularily narrow because of on street parking spaces for residence. The result is an even further narrowing of the road to just a single lane for both sets of traffic. This is what happened in the space of just 30 minutes…
Expansion of Gatwick or Heathrow – this is literally a billion-pound question. This time we asked for an opinion from an expert who is not directly involved in it. Thus, he might have a fresh look.
London is well in breach of the EU’s emission standards. The pollution levels are high in the city and there are concerns that enough isn’t being done to tackle the problem. Transporting London looks at what is being done and what is being planned by City Hall.