How Crossrail’s legacy could end up in rural Oxfordshire – IanVisits

A sleepy railway station in rural Oxfordshire could now be an unlikely beneficiary of the Crossrail project. Originally opened in 1853, Hanborough railway station sits in the middle of the countryside on a single track [Read entire story]

Driving The Crossrail Simulator | Londonist

We're counting down the days till the arrival of Crossrail and the excitement is nearly unbearable. So we sent Geoff down to a depot in Ilford to have a go at driving the Crossrail simulator that the service's soon-to-be [Read entire story]

Why is the Elizabeth line not on the tube map? – IanVisits

The latest edition of tube map is missing something — an entire line has been omitted from the map — where is the Elizabeth line? May sound like an odd question, as of course, the Elizabeth line (née Crossrail) doesn’t [Read entire story]

Custom House DLR reopens following Crossrail works – IanVisits

A day early, or several weeks late, depending on your perspective, Custom House DLR has reopened to the public. It was due to reopen in “late December”, but it was noted in a TfL paper in November that the “station [Read entire story]

Two new London Overground stations planned for West London – IanVisits

The details for two new stations for the London Overground have been announced, with each of them serving separate branches south of Willesden Junction.The impetus for the new stations is the planned conversion of much [Read entire story]