billreese wrote:busy parents still need to be able to drive their families in Southwark.
Rambling Phil wrote:I agree. I share a car. Before that I was with Streetcar. I only use a car about 10 times a year, so owning one is a cost I can easily do without.Beetroot's right.
Most households in Southwark don't have a car (still waiting for 2011 census results, but it was 65% in 2001).
Unless you've a disability, or regularly need to move someone who does or a lot of stuff for your trade, having a car in Southwark is a luxury, not a 'need'.
You might want to look at this: Living Streets - Walk to School
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