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New Publication: The memories & myths of WWII civilian suffering in the railways beneath London & Berlin

I am really happy that my first publication of 2016 has been released. It is a development of a paper I presented in Rome back in 2012 and has been published as a contributory chapter in a book edited by Keir Reeves, Geoffrey R. 635 more words


100 Journies: No 13

Sometimes it’s nice to visit the Mother Land and get a private ride home against the flow from out in the sticks…

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Do you commute on the London Underground tube line with the most delays?

Grumbling about the London Underground is an unavoidable part of living in London. And not much gets Londoners’ goats more than delayed trains.

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Signs Of The Northern Line Extension

I have been past Battersea Power Station twice in the last few days and have been able to take pictures of the conveyors linking the excavations of the now-started Northern Line Extension to the river. 269 more words


Shaft! 6 - Shaft Goes Stylish (Jubilee Line Ventilation Shafts, London, UK)

London Underground’s 1999 Jubilee Line Extension is often compared to the network’s previous architectural highpoint, the partnership of London Transport chief executive Frank Pick and his favourite architect Charles Holden. 1,594 more words


100 Journeys: No 12

A very blurry photo of the shiny new roundals going back up at Tottenham Court Road. You can just about make out the vibrant colours of the original retained Eduardo Paolozzi 80’s mosaic which has been incorporated into the new station design. 8 more words

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The Croxley Rail Link Is Now The Metropolitan Line Extension

This report in the Railway Gazette is entitled Metropolitan Line Extension Funding Agreed. This is said.

The funding package for the Metropolitan Line Extension project has been finalised, London Underground announced on November 23.

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