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Kidbrooke towers rising - Berkeley now building and TfL to join in?

Berkeley Homes’ plan for towers beside Kidbrooke station have recently taken a big step forward. Preparatory ground works have completed in certain places and some structures are now rising above ground. 511 more words


Uber claims London’s English exam for drivers is “harder than the test for British citizenship”

Another day, another legal battle for Uber.

The ride-hailing company is suing Transport for London (TfL), the local transport regulator, over rules that require “private hire” drivers from non-English speaking countries to pass a written English language exam.  660 more words

Uber files legal challenge to incoming rule changes in London

Uber is taking legal action to try to block forthcoming regulatory changes in London that could impact its ability to recruit drivers onto its platform — including a new requirement for drivers to have passed a written English language test in order to operate a private hire vehicle. 636 more words


Dear Big People...

I’ve always been a tiny person. At 4’10”, I’ve endured a lifetime of being gawped at, patted, picked up, spammed and manhandled by your formidable ilk. 449 more words

BIKE REVIEW: Santander Cycles (6th Anniversary Edition)

Ever since I moved to London for university a year ago, I am asked the same question over and over again: which is better, London or Manchester? 902 more words


UL named preferred bidder to help TfL improve contactless payments for ticket barriers

Transport for London (TfL) has announced the development of a new terminal that is Oyster, ITSO and EMV contactless compliant earlier this year. UL, as a framework supplier in Smartcard/Smartmedia System for TfL, were approached by the industry leaders to assist in bringing this new reader to market. 176 more words


Sun, Seaweed & Self discovery

What do we really understand about Self discovery? Below are the questions I listed before my trip to the land of the Gods. It was not as hard as I’d expected to answer them because each day I spent on my own, I answered each one. 1,218 more words