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New Signalling Contract Signed – but at high cost.

Today (3 August 2015) we are told that London Underground has finally concluded its single-source contract with Thales. The Thales press release (clearly written by, or severely ‘guided’ by, TfL) is more an advertorial for TfL than anything else, but … Continue reading

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What’s ado at Walthamstow, and will it see 36 trains an hour?

There was a time when one could travel to Walthamstow on the Victoria Line and find the last few stations pretty dead. I used to travel up there on and off not long after it all opened, and off-peak one … Continue reading

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