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Thames Clippers river bus expanding to Barking Riverside this May
Thames Clippers river bus expanding to Barking Riverside this May

Thames Clippers river bus expanding to Barking Riverside this May

London's river bus service is expanding and will be reaching Barking Riverside in May.

Mar
23
London Overground’s Barking Riverside extension delayed
London Overground’s Barking Riverside extension delayed

London Overground’s Barking Riverside extension delayed

The cost of the Barking Riverside extension of the London Overground has risen, and the opening date pushed back by up to a year.

Dec
31
2020
Barking wants to bury a road and build a railway station
Barking wants to bury a road and build a railway station

Barking wants to bury a road and build a railway station

A major road linking parts of Essex to London could be buried in a tunnel if plans by Barking and Dagenham Council are approved.

Sep
30
2020
Thames Clipper service extending towards Barking Riverside
Thames Clipper service extending towards Barking Riverside

Thames Clipper service extending towards Barking Riverside

The new housing development at Barking Riverside is to be added to the Thames Clipper service next year, after a new pier is constructed at the site.

Jul
14
2020
Three large London housing sites get funding
Three large London housing sites get funding

Three large London housing sites get funding

Three large housing developments aligned with transport upgrades have been given loans worth £309 million from the government's housing agency, Homes England

Jun
18
2020
London’s newest train station – Barking Riverside
London’s newest train station – Barking Riverside

London’s newest train station – Barking Riverside

In an empty wasteland surround by a mix of empty fields and derelict buildings, a brand new railway station is being built for the London Overground.

Jan
14
2020
Major disruption to c2c trains this July-August
Major disruption to c2c trains this July-August

Major disruption to c2c trains this July-August

Due to works on the London Overground extension to Barking Riverside, services on the c2c railway lines in the area are going to be hit with several weeks of serious disruption.

Apr
11
2019
London Overground extension to Barking Riverside gets go ahead
London Overground extension to Barking Riverside gets go ahead

London Overground extension to Barking Riverside gets go ahead

TfL has formally awarded the contract that will let construction of the London Overground extension to Barking Riverside commence next year.

Dec
21
2018
New London Overground Map includes the Barking Extension
New London Overground Map includes the Barking Extension

New London Overground Map includes the Barking Extension

In 2008, the incoming Mayor of London scrapped plans for a DLR extension to Dagenham Dock. In 2014, the outgoing Mayor of London announced plans for a London Overground extension, almost to Dagenham Dock.

Sep
08
2014