Tag Archives: Transport

FREE SCHOOL PADLOCKED AT THE GATES

More on the level-crossing gates. The point highlighted by Imperial’s traffic survey is that many of us are spending much of our day sitting at the level-crossing. The figures on the lefthand side are also taken from the traffic survey … Continue reading

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HOW OUR LIVES EBB AWAY

Councillor Mansfield has kindly forwarded the traffic survey which was conducted for Imperial College by Peter Brett Associates on 11 July 2012. No surprise that the main issue in the village is the level crossing. The above screen-grab shows how … Continue reading

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HOW MANY CHILDREN CAN YOU FIT IN A SCHOOL?

I wish this was a joke. My answer would be something to do with elephants and minis? Or custard pies? But no. The Future of Wye is a serious subject and the answer is a very precise 60 per year … Continue reading

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CAR SHARING, USA AND UK

Zipcar is the most successful car sharing scheme in the world (2012) – with over 11,000 shared vehicles, mostly in the States (but hundreds in London and three in Maidstone). Members pay an annual fee of £55 and then book … Continue reading

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