TfL secures funding of £3.5bn

The future of TfL is looking more bright and certain. This week a settlement agreement was decided on between the government and TfL, supporting nearly £3.6 billion of projects. This also includes upfront funding of just uner £1.2bn. It will ensure the network is not only protected against potential lost revenue caused by uncertainty of […]

Elizabeth Line to be fully connected from 6 November

From Sunday 6 November, the lines from Reading, Heathrow, and Shenfield will connect with the central tunnels of the Elizabeth line between Paddington and Whitechapel – opening up new direct journeys across the capital. This means Londoners will benefit from: New direct links through central London  Increased operating hours and Sunday services providing a seven […]

West End Project – August 2022

New traffic cameras on Tottenham Court RoadWest End Project have identified that many vehicles are not adhering to road signs where they are not permitted to use on Tottenham Court Road. New Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) enforcement cameras have been installed on Tottenham Court Road. WEP believes there has been enough time for drivers […]

HS2 and local businesses

HS2 are keen to hear from SME’s and local businesses near Euston Station. To make sure their Main Contractors are aware of the offer of local business communities, HS2’s business engagement team have a ‘Local Business Register.’ Fill out the form and let them know about your business. HS2 will use this information to let […]

Bus consultation briefing for night time hospitality businesses

Thursday 28 July, 10am – 11am Following a recent briefing for the Night Czar, TfL has offered to hold a similar session for night time stakeholders on the proposed changes to central London bus routes, which includes some night bus routes. The online session will consist of a presentation from TfL on the proposal, followed […]

London Underground to get high-speed mobile coverage

Tube users of all major networks such as Vodafone, Virgin Media 02 will be able to use high-speed mobile coverage across the whole tube network. Advancements being installed now by BAI communications will add coverage to a further five stations – including Tottenham Court Road, Oxford Circus and Camden Town – in the next six […]

West End Project July 2022

Read the full latest report from the West End Project team West End Project wins an award for new Alfred Place parkWest End Project has just been named winner of the Urban Transport Design Award by the Transport Planners Society, for Alfred Place park. New for this month Maps updated Princes Circus work update West […]

Consultation: Electric charging point on Fitzroy Street and Capper Street

Camden Council is proposing to implement a new electric vehicle charge point in Fitzroy Street and Capper Street. The council is committed to rolling out a network to encourage those who live and work in and visit the area to use electric vehicles, and be sure they will locate several in the borough. Demand is […]

Elizabeth Line is now open

The Elizabeth Line is now open as of 6.30am, Tuesday 24 May. The line opened with large crowds and celebrating, with people travelling for miles to be the first to experience the new trains. The Elizabeth Line will transform travel across London and the South East by dramatically improving transport links, cutting journey times, providing […]

Two-way traffic works on Gower Street

Gower Street will change to two-way traffic from Saturday 21 May New information from West End Project: Gower Street will change to two-way traffic between Grafton Way and Euston Road from Saturday 21 May and will affect accessibility and routes around Fitzrovia for drivers, cyclists and pedestrians.  Preparation works begin Thursday 12 May For minor […]