Monday 4 October 2010 1.00pm
It takes twenty minutes to walk unencumbered (which, I accept you may not have been) from Southwark Station to London Bridge (Union Street
, cut up to Southwark Street
on the far side of Southwark Bridge Road
, Borough High Street
and Robert's your Mum's brother).
There are 800 jobs and levels of customer service and safety for millions of journeys at issue here.
Boris Johnson is going directly against a clear pledge in his manifesto - "...halting the proposed Tube ticket office closures, and ensuring there is always a manned ticket office at every station.
(Original PDF here)
BTW Brace yourself for more - I hear that the GLA is declaring next year the London Year of Walking.