Crossrail ventilation shaft crowned in purple wildflowers – IanVisits

A ventilation and access shaft for the Elizabeth line at Canning Town has been covered in purple wildflowers, supplied by the same firm that laid out the wildflower meadows for the London 2012 Olympics.Limmo Peninsula [Read entire story]

See inside Crossrail’s Farringdon Station – IanVisits

An almost modest ticket hall conceals a marvel deeper underground as Crossrail gave the public their first chance to see the massive platforms that will soon throng with paying passengers.Although there have been chances [Read entire story]

New artworks installed by Crossrail in the Elizabeth line stations – IanVisits

The fabrication and installation of five of the artworks being integrated into the new Elizabeth stations in central London is now underway, ahead of the opening of the railway this December.Each artist is working with [Read entire story]

These Kids Have Designed The New Crossrail Posters

Harry Rosehill These Kids Have Designed The New Crossrail Posters Photo: TfLWith TfL Rail — soon to be Crossrail — up and running between Paddington and Heathrow, we needed some new posters to announce the [Read entire story]

Is Crossrail Accessible To Wheelchair Users?

Londonist Is Crossrail Accessible To Wheelchair Users? Join us to chat about all things related to London transport on our new Facebook group, Londonist Roundel Ramblings — everyone welcome. With Crossrail fast [Read entire story]

What Are The New Crossrail Trains Like?

Image: TfLCrossrail is coming, and with it, a whole new fleet of trains is coming to London. But what are the Crossrail trains actually like? Design of the Crossrail trains Image: TfLIf you've heard anything at all about [Read entire story]

Planning To Use Crossrail? Here’s A Preview Of Your New Commute

Laura Reynolds Planning To Use Crossrail? Here's A Preview Of Your New Commute With Crossrail trains already up and running in east London and out to Hayes & Harlington (albeit under the TfL banner for now), [Read entire story]

See the latest photos from Crossrail/Elizabeth line stations and tunnels – IanVisits

The first footage of the new Elizabeth line trains being tested in the Crossrail tunnels under London has been released, along with new photos of the construction progress.The final phases of turning Crossrail into the [Read entire story]

On Board The New TfL Rail Paddington To Heathrow Service

Geoff Marshall On Board The New TfL Rail Paddington To Heathrow Service With a new tube map for May 2018, TfL Rail services now run between Paddington through Hayes and Harlington, and down to Heathrow. We [Read entire story]

What’s The Difference Between Crossrail And The Elizabeth Line?

Image: Crossrail Elizabeth lineCrossrail. The Elizabeth line. Two phrases that have been thrown around with wild abandon in recent months in the countdown to London's new railway. But what's the difference between [Read entire story]