Cars banned from 75% of London Roads in Hackney!! 😡

The anti-car plans are getting ever more draconian!

In the wake of London’s Islington Council announcing it wants to ban cars from 70% of its roads, Hackney Council went further yesterday and said it will bar cars from 75% of its tarmac. The anti-car march continues – from London to Scotland to other parts of the world, this is getting very depressing for car lovers.

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ULEZ Expansion to Save 4000 Lives? NOT EXACTLY 😲

Where exactly is that 4000 figure from?

As justification for the ULEZ Expansion to the whole of London, the thing you keep hearing from Mayor Sadiq Khan is that it’ll save 4000 lives. Those death are linked to respiratory, lung cancer and cardiovascular diseases. Though surely they can’t all just be directly linked to air pollution caused by cars. As tragic as it absolutely is, there is in fact only one death registered in London that’s officially listed as due to air pollution. So where is the 4000 figure from? Watch this – you’ll be shocked!

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Wembley Petrolheadonism Underground Preview Defies ULEZ 😲

Preview to a massive new car event coming to Wembley in April

Standby, massive motors will be causing mayhem in Wembley this April (15-16th) with Petrolheadonism’s first London event, Petrolheadonism Underground. Yesterday they were filming an anti-ULEZ promo atop one of the Wembley Park car parks, and I joined them in the BCG BMW E30. Find out all about the event with organiser Ciro Ciampi in this video, plus a snapshot of what’s to come in April. Tickets here!

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Will Scotland Ban Cars in 2030?! 😲

What do they mean by ‘the era of private car use is well and truly over’?

A couple of weeks ago, SNP’s Net Zero Minister, Michael Matheson, said that the Scottish government is looking to cut down car usage by 20% by 2030. He went further, and this is also in his Strategic Transport Report, that the era of catering for unconstrained growth in private car use is well and truly over. WHAT?!

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ULEZ: Everything you Need to Know!

Series of videos explaining what ULEZ is and the impact of it on Londoners

London Mayor Sadiq Khan, is going ahead with plans to expand the ULEZ – Ultra Low Emission Zone – to cover the whole of Greater London right up to the M25. It will hit hardest on those already suffering from the cost of living crisis and will banish classic cars from the city’s streets. Plus he has no mandate for (80% of Greater Londoners were against it) and negligible benefit (according to his own TFL-led report). Here’s why.

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ULEZ: Great Fire of London [Well Rainham]

Fire has been burning for over a decade, spewing out toxic pollution!

Despite the fact that the ULEZ expansion across the whole of outer London will have little to no impact on the air we breathe according to Transport for London’s own report, Mayor Sadiq Khan, insists on going ahead with in August saying ‘I’m not going to apologise for taking bold action to fix London’s air.’ Well okay. But was he watching ITV News yesterday?

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