Yes I am aware, one side is kept closed for safeguarding purposes. One entrance and one exit.
'I cannot think of a single car journey through the area that would be increased by more than 1 minute as a result of this closure.'
Others might be able to think of some and have a right to raise their concerns.
Car spaces will not always be available at peak drop off and pick up times, which is understandable these are local residential streets.
'perfectly capable of walking round the corner' Ė
1) You have assumed.
2) Walking is not cycling or scooting which is what was being discussed.
I am not prepared to discuss on an open forum why people in my family cannot safely cycle or scoot, they may wish too but it is simply not possible or safe. It could a wide range of reasons: age, disability, medical guidance etc.
Ďpeople needing to drive are hugely overstated!í In your view.
What is fair and reasonable to one person may not be fair or reasonable to another.
Not everyone has empathy, understanding and kindness towards others.
It would be helpful for people to reflect and check their privilege before posting.
I will not responding to any further comments on this thread as I feel it will not be productive.
If you have concerns with any of the proposals email the following people:
- our local member of parliament
- our London Assembly member