Joanne McCartney AM assists local police with tackling abuses of disabled blue badges in Operation Bodmin

London Assembly Member Joanne McCartney AM recently observed a local police operation in Haringey, tackling disability parking permit fraud for the rights of disabled drivers. So far a success, Operation Bodmin has seen blue badge abusers held accountable and badges confiscated. An important issue for local residents, Ms McCartney was “glad to see action taken … Continue reading Joanne McCartney AM assists local police with tackling abuses of disabled blue badges in Operation Bodmin

Over 2,000 cancellations on the West Anglia Main Line since TfL’s takeover

Over 2,000 trains have been cancelled on the West Anglia Main Line since Transport for London (TfL) took control of the service last May, new data has shown. Local London Assembly Member Joanne McCartney AM received data from the Mayor of London showing that services running between Liverpool Street and Enfield Town had been subject … Continue reading Over 2,000 cancellations on the West Anglia Main Line since TfL’s takeover

Mayor breaks his promise to reopen Bowes Road footbridge this March

The Mayor and Transport for London (TfL) have confirmed that they will not reopen the Bowes Road footbridge this month as promised. TfL had promised that the footbridge would reopen by 29th March 2016, but told London Assembly Member Joanne McCartney AM that there have been further delays to the works. The news of the … Continue reading Mayor breaks his promise to reopen Bowes Road footbridge this March

Urgent review into illegal use of A10 bus lane

Following extensive campaigning by myself and local residents, I have now been informed by the Mayor of London that Transport for London (TfL) has launched an urgent review of the illegal driving in the bus lane on the A10, between Lister Gardens and the A10/A406 roundabout. This comes after I raised the issue with the Mayor … Continue reading Urgent review into illegal use of A10 bus lane

Two additional W3 buses in the morning peak

TfL have announced two additional W3 bus services in the morning peak towards Finsbury Park. From Monday 1 February, on bus route W3, which runs between Northumberland Park and Finsbury Park station, two additional buses will run towards Finsbury Park between 07:00 and 08:00 on weekdays. This is in order to meet increasing customer demand. … Continue reading Two additional W3 buses in the morning peak