transport

TfL Has Bought The Piccadilly Line Some Fancy New Trains

New trains? Oh TfL, you really shouldn’t have! Actually, maybe they should have: the current lot date back to the 1970s and were last refurbished at the turn of the millennium. But all our Christmases have come at once, because in 2018 TfL shelled out for a fleet of new trains to run on all […]
The post TfL Has Bought The Piccadilly Line Some Fancy New Trains appeared first on Secret London. Secret London …


The Tube Map In 2040 Is Going To Be Pretty Intense

The future of London’s tube map is a little bit stressful. London is growing at a serious clip. After forty years of population decline finally ended in 1991 – when it reached a low of 6.1 million – a period of massive urban renewal has seen our city grow to a record high of 8.9 […]
The post The Tube Map In 2040 Is Going To Be Pretty Intense appeared first on Secret London. Secret London …


Here’s What The London Tube Map Looks Like From A Plane

The tube map looks pretty different from a plane flying above the Thames. We do pretty well for ‘alternative’ tube maps; from this really honest tube map, to the one that shows you cheap pints, to the one that shows just how unaffordable London really is. This one, however, serves no real purpose besides looking pretty […]
The post Here’s What The London Tube Map Looks Like From A Plane appeared first on Secret London. London Life – Secret London …


The Regent Street Monorail (And Other Crazy London Ideas That Almost Happened)

London’s had its fair share of cockamamie schemes over the years – and not just when Boris Johnson was mayor. Not all of these wild plans saw the light of day, though – until now. The keen Photoshoppers of Barratt Homes have brought some of London’s historic proposals to life, and we’ll admit it, they’re pretty damn […]
The post The Regent Street Monorail (And Other Crazy London Ideas That Almost Happened) appeared first on Secret London. London Life – Secret London …