Transport for London have announced their intention to charge LPG converted vehicles that enter the Congestion Charge zone in Central London. Currently these vehicles are exempt.
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I posted below last summer - now my car choice is proving even more expensive as Ken has adopted the tax categories for the proposed congestion charge on 'gas guzzlers'. I'm embarrased to find myself in the same company as Chelsea Tractors
I opted for the auto 175 bhp version of the 9-3...
Just picked up an old copy of Retail Week (a couple of weeks old) and there is a piece in the back that reckons the revenue made from the Congestion Charge equates to exactly the same amount of parking revenue LOST by Westminster City Council in the West End by the drop in traffic
Deary me - so many people are avoiding the congestion charge area, that London Transport will have a £65million hole in their budget.
Source - Ananova
My heart bleed'eth not...
Place I went to with work on Wednesday on Park Lane borders the congestion charging area. If they park at the back...
To cut road congestion by 44% we need to do the following:
Scrap Road Fund Licence (Tax Disc)
Remove taxation from petrol (circa 80%)
Sounds good, eh?
..oh, and this bit:
Fit Global Position System to every vehicle and charge the owner on the...
Just heard an ad on the radio from NCP.
They are offering a £5 voucher to anyone who comes into London and parks at an NCP car park as well as reducing their basic charges.
Didn't catch if this applied to all of their car parks or just selected ones.
So those of you who can afford to park at...