The Bellinghman (bellinghman) wrote,
The Bellinghman
bellinghman

Hell is Underground. And vice versa

Actually, that may be a little unfair. But we travelled down to London for PicoCon last Saturday (happenstantially discovering jemck on the Tube a stop before South Kensington), to find that a remarkable number of lines were closed, either entirely or partially.

A look at the TfL website indicates that they're now carrying out a 10 year program of improvements, trying to update signalling to increase capacity, and refurbishing trains and stations. This is way overdue, of course, but it does mean that there are extensive weekend closures for the work required. Much of the initial stuff will be attempting to make improvements before the 2012 Olympics, so I'm expecting 2 years of weekend disruption until that work package is complete.
Subscribe

  • WoW

    Tonight I shall be mostly touring Azeroth. My goodness, it's changed since I last managed to stay logged in.

  • Collector's Edition?

    Now that WoW Cataclysm has an official release date, it seems that the collector's edition is for sale via Play.com. I wonder how many will sell at…

  • Ambition

    Now that Suomynona (or Su to her friends) has finally become a level 80 druid (laser chicken variety), it was time that she finally started going…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 5 comments