London launches new ‘car-free’ zones to clamp down on emissions

London Bridge, Shoreditch, Euston, Waterloo, Old Street and Holborn will soon see some of their streets transformed into car-free zones.

London Bridge, Shoreditch, Euston, Waterloo, Old Street and Holborn will soon see some of their streets transformed into car-free zones.

That's according to a new plan rolled out by Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London, who has suggested the capital could soon become one of the largest car-free zones in any capital city in the world.

Authorities aim to increase walking, cycling and improve air quality as the city gradually eases the lockdown measures.

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