Friday 15 May 2020 5:30 am

The City View podcast: Why coronavirus is making the case for e-scooters

London’s Olympic site now hosts a vast innovation campus, Here East, home to over 4,000 people working in technology, advanced manufacturing, transport and the creative industries.

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It was a thriving, buzzing village but the lockdown has emptied its streets.

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CEO Gavin Poole talks about how they’re helping tenants and customers through the crisis and how they’re getting ready to welcome them back once restrictions ease.

E-scooters are a common sight in the Olympic Park, and now the government is keen to expand their use across London to take the pressure off public transport. It’s a case of a crisis generating rapid change and lasting innovation. 

Also in this episode, Christian looks at:

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