Latest News – February 2014

1. February Meeting. Please find the notes of our February meeting in this file  SLS-MeetingMinutes-20Feb14

2. Other Matters. 

i) TfL Report on health and travel. An important new report from Transport for London which begins to flesh out the role of transport in improving public health by encouraging active travel.

http://www.tfl.gov.uk/assets/downloads/businessandpartners/improving-the-health-of-londoners-transport-action-plan.pdf

ii) Road capacity reduction. Easy to use guide for reducing road capacity without affecting motor vehicles (as long as the weather is right!)

http://thisoldcity.com/advocacy/photos-what-snow-tells-us-about-creating-better-public-spaces-e-passyunk-avenue#.UvusK7SzP1v

iii). If you have time and live/are interested in the Walworth/E&C area there is a walkabout to look at the northern end of the Walworth Rd in conjunction with Lend Lease at 2.30pm Weds 5th March – meet at The Hub 182-184 Walworth Rd SE17. 1 hour max.

iv). It is the Living Streets Annual Supporters Conference on Saturday, 21 June at NCVO, King’s Cross, London (Society Building, 8 All Saints Street, London N1 9RL). See more at

http://www.livingstreets.org.uk/make-a-change/annual-supporters-conference-2014

v). Open Streets – Saturday 14th June 11am to 4pm. Blackfriars Rd and Southwark St closed to traffic for an Open Streets event. Details at http://www.openstreets.org.uk/

vi). Air Pollution Research. The Guys and Kings Research Team – have a new research page that tells about their Research Roadshows at: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Research-Roadshow/531420743642740

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