Newslinks | Infrastructure Upgrades, Rail Puctuality, Flood Barriers, CrossRail 2?

LondonUnlocked, The NewsEditorComment
  • The FT reports that infrastructure upgrades are at their lowest level in more than a decade (subscription site).
  • The train punctuality figures for the year have been published and the BBC carries a report on the key trends for each line.
  • The Environment Agency has mooted combining a crossing at Dartford with a new flood barrier [NCE].
  • Peter Brown, TfL's outgoing COO has suggested that CrossRail 2 should be under consideration, running along the former Chelsea-Hackney line [Construction News].