Abellio has sold 40% of their Greater Anglia stake to Mitsui Group, which is one of the largest trading companies in Japan.
Thursday, 19 January 2017
‘Abellio wins East Anglia railway franchise’.
Wednesday, 18 January 2017
At last! A new ticket hall and entrance has opened at Victoria Station. A long wait tends to go very quick!
From TFL Press release
Journeys through Victoria Underground station are set to become easier as a new North ticket hall, a key part of the £700m project to upgrade Victoria Tube station, has opened. A new entrance on Victoria Street, at the junction of Bressenden Place, near Cardinal Place, is now open and leads to the ticket hall and Victoria line. The entrance means that customers can now easily exit the station onto Victoria Street without having to cross the series of busy road junctions outside the station.
Friday, 13 January 2017
More investments made by First bus, to increase the usage for their services.
First up - the new bus purchases for their West of England services.
From First Group
First West of England invests £750k in brand new 'Severn Express' buses
As Stagecoach rolls out their contactless bank cards - the next major bus operator in Britain, First Group, is set to roll out theirs.
From First Group
Thursday, 12 January 2017
The Custom House DLR station which serves the ExCeL centre in East London is set to be rebuilt on 3rd February 2017 to link with the new Crossrail service.
Monday, 9 January 2017
|Route 13 will be using buses of this design|
As the real route 13 will be withdrawn soon and route 82 will be renumbered to 13 in order to retain the route 13 identity, London Bus Routes has revealed the bus type for the new route 13 contract.