The unions hate that the transport system is evolving

They’re against driverless trains, they’re against turning dead ticket offices into thriving retail units, now they’re against the night tube. The unions hate that the transport system is evolving and they oppose every money saving or revenue raising idea; ideas which would help lower fares and improve journeys for Londoners. This lot, with their anti-progressive attitudes, are only fast tracking their way to extinction.

Union strike threats over 'Driver Only' trains absurd

Move expected to save £5 million every year and provide a faster and more reliable Overground service Making trains completely ‘Driver Only’ on parts of the London Overground would save an expected £5 million every year and provide a faster, safer and more reliable service. Richard Tracey, London Assembly Member and GLA Conservatives’ spokesman for Transport condemns the threat of strike action by unions in…

Mayors Question Time Priority Questions – May 2012

Tomorrow morning, 23rd May 2012, members of the London Assembly will question the Mayor of London Boris Johnson on issues relating to his role. This is the first Mayor’s Question Time since the election.   PRIORITY QUESTIONS TABLED BY CONSERVATIVE MEMBERS Driverless Tube Trains Question No: 1119 / 2012 Richard Tracey In the light of Londoners recent endorsement of your policies, will you push ahead…