Low Emission Zone reminder road sign.

Nearly 700,000 cars in London will be hit with a charge once the Ultra Low Emission Zone expands in August, according to the RAC. 

CGI showing proposals for a Thames Bath beside Temple Underground station to show what the floating pool could look like (Credit: Studio Octopi and Picture Plane)

Kingston Council has spoken out after plans to build the capital's first floating lido since 1875 resurfaced. The scheme could see a heated pool, with saunas and changing rooms, come to the River Thames – or a designated zone for swimming created in the water with pontoons.

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