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New low emission bus zones

File photo of a bus Credit: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Sadiq Khan has announced 10 new Low Emission Bus Zones to tackle toxic air.

The new routes include Edmonton, Stratford and Haringey, bringing the total number of Low Emission Zones planned to 12.

Air Pollution in the capital can lead to premature deaths of thousands of Londoners each year

Surrey bus drivers to be balloted for strike action

Bus drivers are to be balloted for strikes in a row over pay and conditions.

Members of Unite working for Abellio in Surrey will vote over the next fortnight on whether to launch a campaign of industrial action.

The union claimed pay and conditions were being "salami sliced".

A file photo of a bus strike Credit: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire/Press Association Images

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Teenager to appear in court over bus stabbing

A 15-year-old boy has been accused of grievous bodily harm with intent after a boy of the same age was stabbed on a bus.

Police were called to St Helier Avenue in Sutton on Friday afternoon, following the incident on a route 151 vehicle.

The victim is in a serious but stable condition in hospital.

The accused will appear at Croydon Youth Court on November 11.

Free ride on a Routemaster as part of Jubilee Celebration

This weekend you can ride a Routemaster for free as more than 100 Iconic Routemaster Buses gather in Central London for the Routemaster Diamond Jubilee Celebration. More than 130 are booked to appear at the event this weekend.

The event at Finsbury Park will also feature different buses from the past century from the 1020s to the modern day Routemaster.

Man in court over stabbed driver

A man will appear in court today charged with murdering a driver who was stabbed before crashing his car into a bus, in south-west London.

23-year-old Robert Anderson, from Balham, is accused of killing Babafemi Junaid, who died after being stabbed in the heart, in February.

The 22-year-old was involved in a crash near Stockwell Underground station in south London. Police found him inside his car with stab wounds.

Detectives believe Mr Junaid was stabbed in Clapham Road around 50 yards from the collision before getting into his car and crashing into the bus.

In February a 17-year-old and 18-year-old were also charged with his murder.

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