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A new tunnel would connect Heathrow to the railway between Staines & Wraysbury, enabling local services to south west London, Surrey and Waterloo, and longer-distance services to Hampshire. [more...]

BCV (Bakerloo, Central & Victoria) Upgrade

Metronet, the private infrastructure company in charge of the Bakerloo, Central, Victoria and Waterloo & City lines, has pledged various upgrades. [more...]

Canal improvements

New canal facilities will be constructed in north and west London along with improvement of existing facilities through dredging, in order to aid freight transport. [more...]

Chiswick Business Park

This is a large office park development off Chiswick High Road; some small-scale transport improvements are planned. [more...]

Congestion Charge Western Extension

Extension of the congestion charge zone into Kensington & Chelsea to the west. [more...]


London's biggest project, Crossrail, is a new railway tunnel between Paddington & Whitechapel, enabling suburban trains to travel from Heathrow & Maidenhead to Canary Wharf, Shenfield & Abbey Wood. [more...]

Fulham Road (Stamford Bridge) Station

Chelsea Village PLC want to build a station on the West London Line to serve Chelsea FC's football stadium at Stamford Bridge. [more...]

Heathrow congestion charge

Congestion charging is being considered at Heathrow to raise money for public transport improvements and reduce emissions. [more...]

Heathrow Connect

BAA is in a joint venture with First Great Western to provide local trains from Paddington to Heathrow stopping at suburban stations. [more...]

Heathrow Personal Rapid Transit

Heathrow operators BAA want to introduce a personal rapid transit system to link car parks to terminals. [more...]

Heathrow Terminal 5

A new airport terminal on the former sewage works at Perry Oaks, along with associated road junction on M25 and rail and Underground links. [more...]

Heathrow third runway

Despite construction of Terminal 5, further long-term growth at Heathrow would require extra runway capacity. [more...]

JNP (Jubilee, Northern & Piccadilly) upgrade

Tube Lines, the private consortium in charge of maintaining these lines, has promised a series of upgrades. [more...]

London Overground & Orbirail

TfL will take over and improve several North London railway lines including the North London Line to create a "London Overground" franchise, eventually providing a range of orbital railway services through inner London. [more...]

M25 West widening

Widening of the M25 between the M4 (J15) and the M3 (J12) (Heathrow section) to give it 6 lanes in each direction. [more...]

M4 Route Management Strategy

This Highways Agency plan aims to improve the M4 - in London it is considering various strategies including extending the bus lane or tolls. [more...]

Park Royal Central Line station

A Central Line station will provided at Park Royal for interchange with the Piccadilly line and to serve new developments. [more...]

Subsurface network (SSL) upgrade

3.1bn will be spent on new trains and signalling for the Circle, District, Metropolitan and Hammersmith & City lines. [more...]

West London Transit

A tram running along the Uxbridge Road between Uxbridge and Shepherd's Bush. [more...]

White City & Shepherd's Bush

A new development at White City will include a new Tube station, a National Rail station for Shepherd's Bush, a bus station and associated improvements. [more...] [list all projects | about | links of interest]