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Inside Shoreditch’s Disused Tube Trains London’s weekly railway news #167

A weekly round-up of London's rail transport news...


crossrail-bond-street-01 Photos from the Crossrail station at Bond Street

With just over two years to go, the public are getting an early glimpse of the future Elizabeth Line stations, as Crossrail opens up some of its building sites to the public.


contactless-payments-tfl Second anniversary of London’s contactless revolution

Today marks the second anniversary of the latest in a long line of payment revolutions on London's Transport, but this is one that snuck out with an almost overlooked level of publicity.


Cooling the London Underground London’s weekly railway news #166

A weekly round-up of London's rail transport news...


web_whatson_frank_pick_roundel330x330 Fundraising for Frank Pick Memorial

Picadilly Circus tube station is shortly to get a memorial to the man who probably more than most can be said to have defined London as a city today.


northern-line-extension 90th anniversary of the Northern Line extension

Today marks the 90th anniversary of the longest tunnel under London opening to the public -- following the completion of tube tunnels running down to Morden.


tfl-bus-data Tube style route maps coming to London buses

Later this month, two bus routes in London will get onboard digital displays that look rather like tube maps.


jubilee-line-extension-bbc-05 TV documentary about the Jubilee Line Extension

Turns out, there's an old TV programme about the construction of the Jubilee Line Extension that's been lurking on iPlayer for however long.


Unbuilt London: Heathrow Airport’s High-Speed Monorail London’s weekly railway news #165

A weekly round-up of London's rail transport news...


29296689972_d0760f55e0_k London Underground to open historic signal box to the public

Originally built in 1926 and operated by the Metropolitan Railway the cabin's antiquated technology is still in use.


The Victorian proposal for a railway to Westminster Abbey London’s weekly railway news #164

A weekly round-up of London's rail transport news...


Permanent track installed through Stepney Green shaft Fresh photos from the Crossrail tunnels released

Crossrail has released some more photos showing how the tunnels are being prepared to become the operational Elizabeth line.


banbury-signal-box-08 The last days of Banbury’s railway signal boxes

In a few weeks time, one of the best of its grade of railway signal boxes will be torn down, but before that, there is a chance to go inside and have a look.


walking-tube-map TfL issues “tube map” for walking distances

Oh dear, a tube map so riddled with errors that it will probably keep error spotters busy for the next few years.


london-bridge-04 In photos – the new London Bridge station concourse

After years of hidden construction work, the first phase of the new London Bridge station opened this morning.


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