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It was slaps on the back all round at the London Assembly this morning as transport commissioner Peter Hendy took a bow for delivering a successful games.
Such was the level of bonhomie and goodwill that the usually curmudgeonly Mr Hendy seemingly softened and announced that he wouldn't be issuing penalty charge notices for people who drove in Games lanes.
The 'Olympic elite' are getting huge benefits at the expense of east Londoners on the road network, says Assembly Member John BIggs.
The Labour politician said Wapping was the worst affected area with residents prevented from getting to the other side of the main street due to the removal of crossings.