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More 343 buses are on the way...

We’re delighted to tell you that Mayor Boris Johnson has at last listened to our calls to improve the frequency of the 343 bus in the morning peak. Following representations from Labour Assembly Member Val Shawcross and a number of local residents, TFL are proposing two extra buses towards London Bridge during the morning peak period.

On a separate but connected issue, Val Shawcross has recently met with the new company running the 343 to ask them about the poor reliability and the difficulties getting on the bus at Elephant and Castle in the evening rush hour. Val came to Peckham Rye to speak to residents in November last year, and this was one of the issues that came up. Val would like to know whether you see any improvements or not. Contact her on val@valshawcross or 020 7983 4401.

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