Category: Fast Speeds
TFL and Sadiq Khan’s continued broken promises on Kings Cross Gyratory
A promise to deliver a 20 miles speed reduction for the Kings Cross Gyratory has been broken again. TFL had previously promised to introduce the speed reduction by October 2022. After breaking this promise the area was promised implementation by February 2023, but nothing happened yet again. Background: Kings Cross has fought for over three…
WC1X-South East of Kings Cross Wish List
Wish List for WC1X: Let’s not keep people, political representatives, TFL and others guessing what would really make a difference in WC1X! Is there something you always wanted? Use comments to add to the list. Here are some ideas collected over the years Traffic: Services Shops/Business Infrastructure /Streetscape Other Your ideas and wishes (please use…
Less Speed, More Parties, Merger with Hampstead & more Falafel!
Latest News 1.) SPEEDING AT GYRATORY: The councillor for Transport Strategy in Camden told me that the promised 20-mile speed reduction that was meant to be delivered by TFL and ready this October (2022) will still come but with delay. The new target date is said to be February 2023. 2. VENUE FOR PARTIES: There…
Kings Cross let down by TFL and Sadiq Khan yet again
Against the backdrop of promises made in 2020 to then GLA Member Andrew Dismore and reaffirmed to Anne Clarke, as “20 Miles on roads of Kings Cross by October 2022,” Sadiq Khan and TFL have not done anything yet again. Daniel Zylbersztajn-Lewandowski has now written to GLA Member Anne Clarke to confront Sadiq and TFL…
20 Mile Speed signs spotted on Swinton Place! The beginning of the end of Kings Cross gyratory speeding?
20 Mile Speed signs spotted on Swinton Place!
Kings Cross Road Safety Walk
Councillors of Camden and Islington met with local Kings Cross residents from across the area on Thursday 14th of April 2022 for a walk through the gyratory roads of Kings Cross discussing and highlighting necessary and pragmatic solutions for everyone’s safety on some of the roads. The group stopped at various junctions including Acton Street,…
Tell TFL you care about them shelving transformative 2016 plans for Kings Cross
In 2016 Kings Cross agreed transformative plans of Kings Cross Roads. TFL shelved the plans now. Help us to bring back the vision. Here is a petition.
Temporary Advise on Speeding Vehicles on Kings Cross Gyratory Roads
TFL has sent us some temporary advise, what people should do to yet again report fast or speeding vehicles. Below I attach their full advise: “The Mayor of London and TfL are committed to delivering a Vision Zero approach to road danger reduction, which will rid London’s roads of death and serious injury. TfL funds, operates and…
Car Speeds in Acton Street, Swinton Street, Kings Cross Road and the rest of the gyratory
Daniel from Acton Street has asked councillors and TfL to look into the question of the outstanding changes, in order to calm and humanize streets affected by the decades old gyratory system. A consultation in 2016 suggested several changes, but so far, they were not implemented, with the argument that it could not be done…