Westminster Bridge works start

From Monday 15 November, Westminster Bridge will undergo safety upgrade works, including the installation of permanent barriers for cyclists and pedestrians. The bridge will remain open, but only one lane for each direction. In addition, from Monday 22 November to Thursday 9 December, motorised traffic will not be able to turn right from Westminster Bridge […]

Environment Act becomes law in the UK

The Environment Act is a new legally binding target that will deliver long-term solutions to improve air quality, biodiversity, water, and waste reduction and resource efficiency and to halt the decline of nature by 2030. The environmental Improvement Plans include interim targets and a cycle of environmental monitoring and reporting Enforced by a new Office […]

Vaccinations to be made compulsory for frontline NHS staff

It has been announced that frontline NHS staff in England will be expected to get vaccinated, similar to all care workers being required. The health secretary may set a deadline for around April 2022 for the remaining 80-100,000 NHS workers to get their vaccinations. After parliamentary approval, it will likely take 12 weeks to come […]

New travel guidance for flights inbound to the UK

From 22 November – Travel guideline changes for those travelling into the UK From 4am Monday 22 November, all under-18s coming to England will be treated as fully vaccinated at the border, meaning no self-isolation on arrival, and COVID-19 vaccines on the WHO Emergency Use Listing will then be recognised in the government’s inbound travel […]

Coffee Talk Breaks with Police Digital Security Centre

Free short talks from the Police Digital Security Centre Join these weekly coffee break talks on simple best practice for anyone who does work or business online on how to protect against cyber attacks and what to do if your system becomes compromised. New topics will be discussed each week and are useful for anyone. […]

West End Project Update: November 2021

Final resurfacing works to Grafton Way – 20 and 21 NovemberResurfacing that was postponed on Grafton Way, will continue on the eastern section between Beaumont Place and Gower Street. The northern section of Gower street will become two-way as a final change, more information will be shared on this when the project completes. There will […]

People’s Question Time – Ask the Mayor

Tuesday 23 November, 7pm – 9pmCongress Centre, Camden28 Great Russell St, WC1B 3LS This is your chance to question the Mayor of London and the London Assembly. You can attend People’s Question Time to ask the Mayor and the London Assembly about issues you are facing, and hear what their plans and priorities are for […]

Booster bookings to be opened a month early

From Monday 8 November, the National Booking System will allow someone to pre-book their booster appointment a month before they are eligible (anyone at the 5 month mark since 2nd jab). Appointments can be pre-booked to have the booster once a person reaches 6 month mark. This will help to make it more convenient and […]

The Night Tube – Overground update

Update 8 NovemberTfL will re-launch the Night Overground service, which will run alongside the Night Tube on the Central and Victoria lines to support London’s continuing recovery, including the night-time economy. Night Overground services between Highbury & Islington and New Cross Gate will run every 15 minutes throughout the night (as they did before the […]

Northern line Bank branch to close for 17 weeks

From 15 January 2022 until-mid May, the Bank branch of the Northern line will be closed for 17 weeks between Kennington to Moorgate f An increased service of 32 trains an hour will run through the Charing Cross branch, and a temporary new bus route, the 733 will run from Oval to the City. Waterloo […]