Will Norman, London’s Walking and Cycling Commissioner, said the aim of the trial was to improve congestion and air pollution.
“No-one is going to be riding all the way across London on one, but what I wanted was enough ‘joined-up spaces’ to make this work.”
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Yesterday’s Talking Point: Do you feel comfortable hugging again now?
Most of you, it seems, are happy to hug again.
”Happylondon_” commented “it’s a dream come true,” while Yasmine Messi said that she “always was.”
Some suspected that people have been breaking guidelines to hug all along; “Charlotte_t_t” questioned “really now, who hasn’t hugging?”
But others were less sure. “Johnnyalanjames” said “I was never comfortable with it.”