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Legalised e-scooters need tough regulatory standards and proper law enforcement

As the government announced its plans to legalise private e-scooters on public roads, Caroline Pidgeon warned of the need for tough regulatory standards - including an acceptable speed limit, and safety measures such as lights.

Caroline stressed:

“Most importantly, it is vital that e-scooters remain illegal on pavements and that the police properly enforce the law in this area.

“The needs of pedestrians and especially blind people must not be overlooked.”

Crossrail will transform London travel – but let's learn the lessons

With the long-overdue opening of the central London section of Crossrail now finally scheduled for 24 May, Caroline Pidgeon said:

"Crossrail will transform travel across London and large parts of the South East, cutting journey times, providing much need additional train capacity and encouraging people to switch away from making many journeys by car.

“However, we cannot overlook that this is a project that has fundamentally failed in the basic test of being delivered on time and on budget.

Campaigning all across London for the bank holiday weekend

Caroline had a bumper bank holiday weekend, getting out to support fantastic Liberal Democrat candidates in Richmond, Kingston, Southwark, Lambeth and Merton!

Remember to vote Lib Dem on Thursday 5 May for dedicated, hardworking local councillors!

Caroline campaigning across London

Campaigning in Bermondsey

Caroline campaigning with Southwark Lib DemsCaroline spent a great afternoon on the doors in Bermondsey with the Southwark Liberal Democrats team supporting William Houngbo, Damian O'Brien and Martina Moh.

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