No case for a crippling strike on the London Underground - Caroline Pidgeon

No case for a crippling strike on the London Underground - Caroline Pidgeon

Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat London Assembly Member, commenting on the start of the disruption facing the London Underground said: “Some changes are needed in how our tube stations are run to ensure they are properly accessible and safe for everyone.  In some stations that involves more sta...

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New Year must lead to new policies to tackle Tube overcrowding – Caroline Pidgeon

New Year must lead to new policies to tackle Tube overcrowding – Caroline Pidgeon

Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat London Assembly Member, commenting on the new fares facing London commuters from today said: “Sadiq Khan’s manifesto specifically said that Londoners won’t pay a penny more for their travel in 2020 than they do today. There were no ifs, or buts, in that statemen...

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Caroline Pidgeon welcomes “Please offer me a Seat” scheme

Caroline Pidgeon welcomes “Please offer me a Seat” scheme

Caroline Pidgeon has welcomed news that a blue badge scheme for people less able to stand on public transport will be introduced on a permanent basis in the Spring. Caroline said "As someone who has long supported this scheme being introduced as a trial I very much welcome it now being permanentl...

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Londoners have paid a serious price for Boris Johnson’s folly on water cannon – Caroline Pidgeon

Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat London Assembly Member, commenting on today’s announcement by the Mayor of London that water cannon purchased by the previous Mayor is now up for sale said:   "I welcome the decision to sell water cannon. "Boris Johnson purchased water cannon without any author...

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Access improvements to the Tube still have a long way to go – Caroline Pidgeon

Access improvements to the Tube still have a long way to go – Caroline Pidgeon

Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat London Assembly Member, commenting on today’s announcement by the Mayor of London confirming £200 million investment in step-free access on the London Underground over the next five years and with work on Harrow on the Hill and Newbury Park stations being brough...

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Time to tackle London's housing crisis

Time to tackle London's housing crisis

Back Caroline's to create a new £2 billion housing investment fund to deliver 200,000 new homes across London.