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Unbuilt London: The Eurostar terminus at White City
Unbuilt London: The Eurostar terminus at White City

Unbuilt London: The Eurostar terminus at White City

Eurostar trains are based at the wonderfully restored St Pancras station close to central London, but they nearly ended up in West London, at White City.

Jan
26
2021
Take a trip in Channel Tunnel trains on the Thameslink Line
Take a trip in Channel Tunnel trains on the Thameslink Line

Take a trip in Channel Tunnel trains on the Thameslink Line

You've doubtless seen the elegant Eurostar trains gliding through London carrying Continental passengers, but did you know the very first Channel Tunnel passenger trains are now used on normal commuter routes, and thousands of people ride in them everyday?

May
06
2014
It’s the 50th anniversary of the Channel Tunnel Agreement
It’s the 50th anniversary of the Channel Tunnel Agreement

It’s the 50th anniversary of the Channel Tunnel Agreement

Today marks the 50th anniversary of an agreement between the French and British governments to build a tunnel under the English Channel to link the two countries.

Feb
06
2014