Image copyright PA Image caption OperationShutdown, made up of bereaved families and anti-knife campaigners, is demanding a meeting of the Government’s Cobra emergency committee Bereaved parents and anti knife-crime campaigners shut down Westminster Bridge in protest at the government’s response to violent crime. Campaigners from OperationShutdown are demanding urgent action to tackle what they say…

Will Noble Cyclists And Pedestrians – You’ve Now Got Hammersmith Bridge To Yourselves! For more transport chat, join our popular Facebook group, Londonist Roundel Ramblings. No more cars and buses for the time being. Image: Shutterstock While motorists and bus riders will grumble, cyclists and pedestrians may well celebrate that Hammersmith Bridge is currently all…

Image caption Private vehicles and buses are banned from using the crossing but pedestrians and cyclists can still use it Hammersmith Bridge has been closed indefinitely after safety checks revealed “critical faults”. Hammersmith and Fulham Council said it was left with “no choice” but to shut the bridge to motorists, until refurbishment costs can be…