Newslinks | Heathrow, Routemaster, CrossRail, Transport Museum

LondonUnlocked, The NewsEditorComment
  • The Observer reports that Labour MPs are planning a New Year revolt over their party's Heathrow policy.
  • Michael Williams in The Independent is glad to see a return of the Routemaster, but castigates the winning designs as safe, conservative and unchallenging.
  • Transport Minister Andrew Adonis has invited bids from 9 shortlisted firms to oversee the construction of CrossRail [BBC].

And finally...

  • The Telegraph carried a glowing review of the London Transport Museum in Covent Garden, calling it "entertaining and educational".