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New images highlight architectural fit out of Elizabeth line stations Tue, 25 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
New images highlight the progress being made with the architectural fit-out of the Elizabeth line stations in central London.

Record number of birds visiting new haven on Wallasea Island Mon, 24 Jul 2017 09:00:00 GMT
Two years on from the completion of Jubilee Marsh on Wallasea Island, the RSPB is celebrating record numbers of birds using the Essex nature reserve.

TfL to enhance frequency on the Elizabeth line Thu, 13 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Services on the Elizabeth line are set to be even more extensive and frequent than originally planned when the line becomes fully operational in December 2019, Transport for London (TfL) announced today.

Powering Britain’s newest railway – It’s electrifying Mon, 03 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
New images released by Crossrail reveal further tunnel fit-out progress as work continues under London to install the overhead catenary system.

Over 1.5 kilometres of escalators now installed in Elizabeth line stations Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
With over half the escalators now installed in the new Elizabeth line stations, new timelapse footage and photos released by Crossrail highlights current progress.

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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