Operational Note - Turf's Up for Coulsdon Relief Road

10 February 2004

TfL's Managing Director of Surface Transport Peter Hendy will be joined by Keith Ollier, TfL's Director of Road Network Operations and Hugh Malyan, Leader of Croydon Council, to officially start the first digger on the scheme.

Time/ Date: 10.30am, Thursday 12th February 2004.

Venue: TfL Coulsdon site Office, near Smitham station, Croydon. (Full directions available from TfL press office)

Photo call: You are invited to send a photographer/ film crew to film the images.

Transport for London reports to the Mayor, Ken Livingstone and is responsible for maintaining and managing the 580km Transport for London Road Network (TLRN), which, although comprising only 5 per cent of the Capital's roads, carries approximately 33 per cent of its traffic.

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