Comment on: Mega trucks banned from international journeys
Yes, we should also ban very heavy trucks from our roads and get them back on the railways. It would save the roads and save the railways. It will also cut down on unnecessary congestion on many unsuitable roads.
Comment on: Cheesegrater topped out in City of London
Is it a building to be proud of in London????
Let us hope that we find them and get to return them here where they belong.
The above information does not say what the appeals are regarding. When I was a Highways Officer, I would object on highway grounds. One year I objected to just over a hundred and four went to appeal. Only one of these was allowed after the appeal.
We have to be careful that projects are not just built to generate work for the industry at the expense of the environment and or highway safety.
Comment on: New York utility companies threatened with legal action as city struggles to recover from Sandy
So who is going to provide the power if they revoke their licences? How do you prepatre for a storm that wrecks overhead cables, which is what a vast part of the USA have to provide them with electricity.
To me it is people like the Governor trying to ensure h is re-elected by showing he is prepared to sort out these companies; tell me how?