Newslinks | Farringdon - Moorgate, Gatwick Sale, London - Birmingham

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  • The Farringdon to Moorgate branch line has now closed paving the way for longer and more frequent trains on the Bedford - Brighton line [BBC].
  • The Telegraph quotes a secret report which claims that Gatwick Airport may only be worth £1.3bn, a significantly lower value than the £2bn BAA would like for its sale.
  • The proposed 225mph, double-decker high speed train between London and Birmingham would be the fastest in the world claims its chairman [The Times].