Sadiq Khan plans car-free day in London to tackle air pollution

Roads will be closed around Tower Bridge, London Bridge and much of the City of London, stretching 20 kilometres on 22nd September

London Mayor announces major EV network expansion for the capital

Sadiq Khan has said the city’s first EV charging hub will be operational by the end of 2019

Sadiq Khan invests £6m to tackle London’s toxic air

Projects being supported include four new Low Emission Neighbourhoods in the capital

London introduces three new Low Emission Bus Zones

They cover more than 1,330 buses across 79 different routes in Lewisham, Stratford and Edmonton

London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone comes into force today

It will apply 24 hours a day, seven days a week, in addition to the weekday Congestion Charge

London’s air pollution led to 4,000 people hospitalised in three years

That’s four people, including a child, admitted every day as a result of poor air quality

Two million Londoners living in areas with illegal toxic air

That includes hundreds of thousands of children in the capital

London launches £23m van scrappage fund for microbusinesses

They can receive up to £6,000 to scrap a non-compliant van or minibus and switch to a new electric model

London mayor pledges extra £24m for greener black cabs

Around 1,000 drivers could benefit from up to £10,000 by trading in their older and polluting vehicles

Love for clean air with London car scrappage fund expansion

Mayor Sadiq Khan has pledged to double the funding to help microbusinesses and low income households scrap polluting cars for cleaner alternatives