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Fenchurch Street station destined for a makeover

A plan to revamp Fenchurch Street railway station has been submitted to the City of London, to upgrade the internal layout and improve the overall appearance externally.


TfL’s Lost Property Office is to move to a new home

The famous repository of forgotten umbrellas and teddy bears, the Lost Property office is moving home after nearly 90 years in its current home.


New art for new London Underground stations

The two new tube stations on the Northern line extension are getting new art installations especially designed for them.


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London trains destined for football stadium car park

A fleet of old London trains are to be stored on a former football stadium car park - ahead of being scrapped.


London Underground plans green roof for Old Street tube station

A dramatic and controversial plan for a steeped roof for the new Old Street tube station has been scrapped following feedback from Islington Council.


TfL warning of fewer trains on the Met line next week

London Underground has warned that there will be fewer trains on the Metropolitan line next week, while a new signalling system is introduced.


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Pop-up garden appears in London Bridge station tunnels

Plants left over from the recent RHS Hampton Court Garden Festival have been used to create a series of gardens in a tunnel under London Bridge station.


Express train service linking London to Luton Airport

A new rail service is being planned offering faster connections between London and Luton Airport, and an alternative to the current Thameslink service.


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Crossrail releases railway progress update

Crossrail has released what it says will be regular progress reports on how its getting towards a launch date for the Elizabeth line services.


Taking a look at HS2’s huge Old Oak Common station

Just outside Paddington is a vast building site - turning a run down industrial area and old railway depot into a major HS2 railway station.


More frequent trains and a new station for the London Overground

The government has approved transport upgrade funding along the London Overground for more frequent trains and a new station at Surrey Canal Road, to unlock additional housing developments.


Reduced service at Warren Street tube station from Monday

From Monday morning there will be changes at Warren Street tube station, and some London Underground trains wont be stopping at the station.