§ Mr. Tony Banks
asked the Secretary of State for Transport (1) what arrangements have been proposed by London boroughs relating to responsibilities for the Thames bridges after 31 March 1986;
(2) what arrangements have been proposed by London boroughs relating to responsibility for the Rotherhithe tunnel after 31 March 1986.
§ Mrs. Chalker
The Advice Note LGA (L) DTp3, sent to London boroughs on 24 July, proposed that the borough of Tower Hamlets should be responsible for the Rotherhithe tunnel, and the following boroughs should be responsible for the Thames bridges:
Bridge Responsibility Post Abolition Hampton Court Richmond Kingston Kingston Richmond Richmond Twickenham Department of Transport Kew Department of Transport Chiswick Department of Transport Hammersmith Hammersmith and Fulham Putney Wandsworth Wandsworth Wandsworth Battersea Wandsworth Albert Kensington and Chelsea Chelsea Kensington and Chelsea Vauxhall Lambeth Lambeth Lambeth Westminster City of Westminster Waterloo City of Westminster Blackfriars City of London Southwark City of London London City of London Tower City of London