• Personally I would like to see an implementation of a 'toll' in which drivers pay to get in with perhaps a peak and off-peak charge of say £3 and £1. Tracked by cameras at each gate reading number plates. Season tickets available etc. It's not the biggest change but at least the park could make some revenue from the sheer number of cars that use it and this money could be re-invested in making it more pedestrian/cyclist friendly and working on the infrastucture within the park that causes the jams in the morning.

    Obviously the real dream would be ban cars altogether but its just not practical. Plus i think there is some historic precedent with Richmond Park about it being public right of way etc so not sure what legal challenges can be put against any form of restrictions on motor vehicles.

    At the very least i would love to see a thorough study of pollution levels throughout the park at various times of day. Super easy to implement with pollution reader machines (very technical language i know) at each other gates/mini roundabouts just off the gates. Think that would paint enough of a bleak picture to get some kind of action going.


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