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London’s weekly railway news #115

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


London’s weekly railway news #114

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


Catch a steam train from London to Paris

If you look out for it, on Friday 9th October, a steam train will leave London Victoria station, and its passengers will arrive in the evening, in Paris.


Camberwell bus garage open to the public this weekend

On Saturday 5 September, Camberwell Bus Garage will open its doors to members of the public in the next of a series of bus garage open days.


The bit of Crossrail that is 3-times deeper than a tube train

Around 150 metres below ground, and nearly three times deeper than the deepest tube train, can be found a part of the Crossrail network.


Photos – rebuilding a Victoria Line crossover junction

Deep underground at Walthamstow fiery welders fill tunnels with smoke while the din of hammers deafen workers in a hot cramped working space. This is the Victoria line upgrade at work.


London’s weekly railway news #112

A weekly round-up of London’s rail transport news… London Underground ‘It’s unacceptable’ – disabled fume at Oakwood station access problems Enfield Independent Crossrail Crossrail Receives 465 Metre Long Concreting Train CILT Race starts for £110m Crossrail 2 consultants deal Construction


Book tours of the Heathrow Express Depot

Next month is a chance to have a look around both the Transport Museum's overflow warehouse, and the Heathrow Express train depot on the same day.


London’s weekly railway news #111

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


Crossrail uncovers burial pit of Great Plague victims

A mass burial site suspected of containing 30 victims of The Great Plague of 1665 has been unearthed at Crossrail's Liverpool Street building site.