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Reviving canals and railways

The Congestion Charge has found an unlikely ally from the waste-management industry in its battle to decongest Londons busy roads.Planning permission has been received for a recycling centre that plans to move more than a million tonnes of material by canal and rail each year.Freight experts hope that the Powerday site at Old Oak Sidings, Willesden Junction, will kickstart a revival of these modes of transport.This would reduce the burden on Londons ...