Westminster Council has given permission for London Transport’s iconic headquarters building to be converted into flats. Permission was granted yesterday at the Planning Applications Committee meeting.
An office block with an entrance next to Aldgate East tube station has installed its own private tube train — as a waiting room.
It was one of the jewels in the crown of Georgian London: a building so unusual that a suspicious public were unconvinced it would remain standing when it was built in 1762.
The pedestrian crossing outside Baker Street tube station, currently a congested mess is about to get a makeover.