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Bakerloo Line announces plans for new stations on Old Kent Road

TfL has taken another step towards starting work on the long planned Bakerloo line extension, with the opening of a new consultation.

When London’s tube tunnels were painted white

We're used to staring out of bright tube trains into dark tunnels, but once, the tunnels were whitewashed in brilliant white paint.

London’s rail upgrades: A progress report

As part of their bi-monthly meetings, TfL releases details about upgrades to the services it manages, often offering insights into otherwise unreported events.

London’s weekly railway news #186

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North Greenwich tube station could be rebuilt

Less than two decades after it opened, plans to partially demolish and rebuild North Greenwich tube station have been unveiled.

Little steam train comes to Kings Cross station

Just over 150 years ago a little steam train left London, and later this month, it makes its first ever return visit to the city.

South Kensington tube station upgrade moves forward

The long running saga of an upgrade for the overcrowded South Kensington tube station has taken a step forward.

London’s weekly railway news #185

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New entrance and redevelopment for Hackney Wick station

A plan for a major overhaul of Hackney Wick Overground station and the redevelopment of local properties has been shown off by Network Rail.

New entrance proposed for Stratford tube station

A new western side entrance to Stratford station has been approved, which will see easier access to the station from the side streets to the north of Stratford High Street.

Northern line extension to Battersea tunneling to start soon

Tunneling for the Northern line extension is due to start in March, it has been announced.

Major Victoria tube station upgrade opens to the public

Earlier today, a major upgrade to Victoria tube station was completed, when an entire new entrance and set of escalators was opened to the public.

London’s weekly railway news #183

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85th Anniversary of Victoria Coach Station

An art-deco icon, the imposing Victoria Coach Station marks its 85th anniversary this year, with a huge birthday party.

Half price train tickets sale starts on Monday

Half price offers on 400,000 tickets will be available for travel between 30th January and 31st March 2017 on both Standard and First Class tickets across Virgin Train's east coast route.