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London Underground’s Northern line extension – a construction update

Building works continue on the Northern line extension to Battersea, and their latest updates give an overview of works carried out since the start of the year.


TfL outlines its budget for 2020 – focusing on more cost cutting

Transport for London (TfL) has published its draft budget for the next financial year 2019/20 which continues the organisation’s progress towards breaking even on the cost of day-to-day operations by 2022/23. The organisation needs to cut costs in the face


No trains out of Euston Station over the Easter weekend

If you're planning an weekend break out of London via Euston station this Easter, think of a different place to visit.


Catch a steam train in East London on Saturday

This Saturday there will be a chance to board a steam train in East London as it runs a route from Southend to the Bluebell Railway.


London Underground breaks through its new Bank tube station entrance

A connection between tunnels and a new Bank tube station entrance on Canon Street was made last week as construction workers broke through the final layer of concrete.


Admire these illustrations of London Underground tube stations

The illustrations span the entirety of the London Underground network, from Cockfosters to Clapham South, and from Barking to Baker Street.


See a vintage tube train on the London Underground this Sunday

The venerable 1938 era little red tube train will be passing through Central London on Sunday in an increasingly rare visit.


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New railway station for East London gets formal approval

Last week, the necessary final paperwork was signed for a large housing development, that will also include a new railway station on the c2c line out of Fenchurch Street.


Four more London railway stations get step-free access

New lifts have come into action at four stations in East London served by TfL Rail, as part of the upgrades ahead of the Elizabeth line's delayed launch.


See the new(ish) entrance to Waterloo tube station

The recently reopened platforms at the former Waterloo International have also seen a new route into the London Underground ticket hall.


Rebuilding the 1950s modernist concrete Barking Station

A listed modernist railway station is set to be restored to its original 1950s appearance.


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Steam train for South-East London secures funding

A steam train service is coming to South-East London after they organisers secured the necessary funding to complete a new railway line.


More problems for London Overound’s Gospel Oak to Barking line

In a couple of weeks time, services on the troubled Gospel Oak to Barking section of the London Overground are set to get even worse.