TfL announce their latest weapon in the fight against their own carefully engineered congestion, digital advertising Taxi top boards!
Yep, you read that right a barely legible illuminated sign that nobody reads is going to help you avoid getting stuck in one of the capial's numerous bottlenecks.
Garrett Emmerson, TfL's Chief Operating Officer for Surface Transport, said: `This trial is an innovative new way to reach road users in London and keep them informed of traffic conditions.'
He goes on to say: 'It is one of many ways we are focusing our attention on keeping London moving, particularly during the current success-driven boom in construction seen across London.'
You really couldn't make it up, could you?
But it seems TfL have done just that!