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HS2 shows off London Euston station designs
HS2 shows off London Euston station designs

HS2 shows off London Euston station designs

Revised designs for HS2's station at London Euston have been shown off, replacing the curved arch roof with an angular design and adding more information about how the station will integrate with the local area.

Mar
09
The Magic Circle’s season of Christmas magic shows
The Magic Circle’s season of Christmas magic shows

The Magic Circle’s season of Christmas magic shows

It's not that well known, but the headquarters of the Magic Circle has a small private theatre, and they will put on a series of shows just before Christmas.

Nov
25
2021
Inside HS2’s huge Euston construction site
Inside HS2’s huge Euston construction site

Inside HS2’s huge Euston construction site

In about a decade, the first HS2 train will arrive at London Euston station, and right now a huge construction site is preparing for that moment, with a chance last week to go and see what is happening.

Oct
26
2021
Call to help digitise Euston’s burial records
Call to help digitise Euston’s burial records

Call to help digitise Euston’s burial records

Archaeologists are looking for volunteers to help record nearly 58,000 burial records related to the recently excavated St James’s Burial Ground in Euston.

Aug
24
2021
HS2’s Euston tunnel headhouse clad in Victorian-inspired brickwork
HS2’s Euston tunnel headhouse clad in Victorian-inspired brickwork

HS2’s Euston tunnel headhouse clad in Victorian-inspired brickwork

The design for the surface headhouse building that will give access to the HS2 tunnels on the approach to Euston has been shown off.

Feb
22
2021
Euston station will be closed for three weekends over the summer
Euston station will be closed for three weekends over the summer

Euston station will be closed for three weekends over the summer

Train passengers are being warned that Euston station will be closed for three consecutive weekends in August and September.

Jul
09
2018
Euston Station to become a homeless shelter on Christmas Day
Euston Station to become a homeless shelter on Christmas Day

Euston Station to become a homeless shelter on Christmas Day

What do you do with a big empty train station on the one day that no trains run at all? Offer it to the homeless.

Dec
12
2017
Huge science photos adorn the Euston Road
Huge science photos adorn the Euston Road

Huge science photos adorn the Euston Road

A display of award winning science photos has been blown up to billboard size and put on display along the Euston Road.

Jun
01
2017
Have you noticed the unusual stone benches outside Euston Station?
Have you noticed the unusual stone benches outside Euston Station?

Have you noticed the unusual stone benches outside Euston Station?

Thousands of people sit on them with barely a glance, but outside Euston station are four works of geological art, hidden in plain sight as a set of benches.

Feb
10
2017
Photos of the disused tunnels at Euston Station
Photos of the disused tunnels at Euston Station

Photos of the disused tunnels at Euston Station

Deep under Euston station lies a network of long disused tunnels and a tiny ticket office that have rarely been seen by anyone for over 50 years, until now.

Jun
10
2016
Ticket Alert: Disused tunnel tours announced
Ticket Alert: Disused tunnel tours announced

Ticket Alert: Disused tunnel tours announced

The London Transport Museum has announced a new round of tunnel and disused station tours, with tickets going on sale next week.

Apr
12
2016
A couple of ripe, ornamental pineapples
A couple of ripe, ornamental pineapples

A couple of ripe, ornamental pineapples

There is a work of art that is as baffling as it is pointless sitting on street behind an office block near Euston.

Aug
22
2015
Stones from the Euston Arch return to Euston Station
Stones from the Euston Arch return to Euston Station

Stones from the Euston Arch return to Euston Station

For the next few weeks, you can get up close and even touch hallowed heritage as some of the stones from the Euston Arch return to the scene of their demise.

Mar
30
2015