News and updates from London Vision

Here you can read the latest news, responses and press releases from across London Vision.
  • Transport

    Greenwich Transport Forum

    We held the first Greenwich transport forum on 8 June at the Clockhouse, and were joined by representatives from TfL and Greenwich Council. Read this piece to learn about the concerns that were raised during the meeting.

  • Accessibility

    Step free access on the Transport for London network

    Transport for London is hosting a consultation on step free access: tell us why step free is important to you and which stations need to be prioritised.

  • News

    Additional dockless bike scheme to hit London streets

    A new dockless rented bicycle scheme is coming to London. This time it's carbon neutral and electric, but presents many of the same issues blind and partially sighted pedestrians have with previous schemes.

  • News

    Cash acceptance reinstated across TfL network

    Transport for London will be reinstating cash at nearly all the stations that became cashless at the beginning of the pandemic. This is a great outcome for blind and partially sighted Londoners.

  • London Sight Loss Council

    London Sight Loss Council: open letter on rental e-scooter trials

    The London Sight Loss Council has written an open letter to Transport for London about the ongoing e-scooter rental trials in London.

  • Transport

    E-scooter trials to begin in London on June 7

    Transport for London confirmed that e-scooter rental trials will begin in London on June 7 for a period of 12 months - read London Vision's response.

  • Transport

    Electric bus familiarisation event

    London Vision held a bus familiarisation event to give blind and partially sighted passengers an opportunity to explore the new bus layout.

  • Health

    London Mayoral election 2021

    The London Mayoral elections are days away. Do you know what promises the candidates have made to disabled Londoners?

  • Accessibility

    Spin and London Vision partner to educate e-scooter riders on disabled pedestrian safety and etiquette

    Ford-owned e-scooter company Spin today announces a partnership with London Vision, London’s premier non-profit supporting visually impaired and blind people in London.

  • Accessibility

    Cashless journeys on the TfL network: London Vision’s response

    London Vision welcomes Transport for London's announcement that it won't push to make more of London's Underground and Overground stations cashless.