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New images highlight critical role of UK suppliers in delivery of the Elizabeth line Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New images showing progress at Tottenham Court Road have been released, highlighting the critical role played by businesses across the UK in the delivery of the Elizabeth line. Tottenham Court Road station will be at the centre of London’s first new underground railway in a generation, which will run from Berkshire and Heathrow in the west to south east London and Essex in the east.

Cutting-edge maintenance trains to keep Elizabeth line running smoothly Thu, 28 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New state-of-the-art maintenance trains that will be used on the Elizabeth line, to help keep it running for hundreds of thousands of Londoners and visitors, are being tested in Europe ahead of delivery to London later this year.

Crossrail Board appointments Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Crossrail Limited today provided an update on appointments to the Crossrail Board.

Installation of London's biggest permanent art exhibition begins Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The fabrication and installation of five of the bespoke works of art being integrated into the new Elizabeth stations in central London is now underway, ahead of the opening of the capital’s newest railway in December 2018.

Footage of train testing under London and new construction images highlight Elizabeth line progress Wed, 23 May 2018 23:00:01 GMT
The first footage of the new Elizabeth line trains being tested in the tunnels under London has been released, along with new construction progress images. The footage and images highlight the huge amount of work taking place beneath the streets of London in preparation for the opening of the Elizabeth line in December.

Cross Rail have published an assessment of the impact on their new rail service. This makes interesting reading
In particular the impact on house prices.


  • Crossrail will support the delivery of over 57,000 new homes and 3.25 million square metres of commercial space

  • Significant property investment could take place at locations including Canary Wharf, Farringdon, Whitechapel, Abbey Wood, Custom House, Ealing Broadway, Southall and Woolwich

  • Crossrail is already having an impact on property investment decisions particularly in central London

  • The impact of Crossrail on residential property market will also extend out to Berkshire and Essex

  • First detailed study looking at the property impact of Crossrail on London and the south-east

Download a copy of their report


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