Anyone get the impression that Boris thinks he's Teflon coated?
Comment on: Study makes case for £88m east London crossing
Good to see positive comments on an elegant, practical and ingenious design for a genuinely worthwhile project that really will be a public asset.
Two scandals - a crooked council administration, and gross failure to recognise the benefits of repair and conservation (including that of the community) rather than 'clear felling' and replanting. If this affair reflects the overall competence and integrity (or, rather, lack thereof) of Lambeth Council, there's a case to be made for it to be put into 'special measures'.
An estuary airport might be the right long-term strategy for London, but it looks mighty like the wrong long term strategy for the rest of Britain's population - which, unfortunately, lies to the other side of London.
Comment on: Council backs Knight's River Cam footbridge
As an aside, why hasn't anyone built a giant Anglepoise as an urban 'landmark' sculpture? - preferably working, choreographed say to the volume of traffic on a city roundabout..