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Plans to improve a dangerous junction in East London have been heavily criticised by Liberal Democrat London Assembly Member Caroline Pidgeon.
The Mile End Road and Burdett Road proposed alterations are totally inadequate according to the leader of the London Assembly Group and chair of the London Assembly's transport committee.
A round the world cycle race leaves from Greenwich Park on Saturday.
The 18,000 mile record breaking attempt should see the winning rider cross the finishing line - the prime meridian - in time for the start of the London Olympic Games.
Miles of cycling routes could arrive on the Olympic site once the Games finish next summer.
The Olympic Park Legacy Company is aiming to build a one mile road cycle route and eight kilometers of mountain bike trails around the area to complement the existing Velodrome and BMX tracks.
An intrepid band of Barclays bike riders have raised more than a quarter of a million pounds for charity after pedalling from Edinburgh to London.
The 30 Canary Wharf-based lawyers and 18 of their suppliers arrived in central London yesterday after completing the 450-mile ride in just five days - with one of their team making the journey on a Barclays hire bike.
A large number of people are expected in central London on Friday for the Royal Wedding celebrations so TFL have issued some travel advice.
London's transport commissioner Peter Hendy, said: "We are working with our partners to ensure that everyone can get around safely and easily, and that people not involved with the celebrations can continue to move around the city with the minimum of disruption.