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Crossrail

Crossrail is a 73-mile new railway line under development in the United Kingdom. Crossing London from west to east, at each end of its central core the line will divide into two branches: in the west to Reading and to stations at Heathrow Airport ...

                                               

London Trams

The current tram system has been in operation since May 2000, although a service ran along the A23 until 1951. Croydon Tramlink has 39 stops along 27 kilometres 17 mi of track. The system currently has twenty three Flexity Swift trams and twelve ...

                                               

Overground Network

Overground Network was a branding initiative launched in 2003 by the Strategic Rail Authority and Transport for London, the public transport authority in London, England. Its aim was to encourage use of National Rail services in South London. The ...

                                               

Oyster card (pay as you go) on National Rail

The majority of rail services in the Greater London area accept Oyster card pay as you go payment. Oyster rollout was limited to a restricted number of National Rail services at the introduction of the stored-value product on London Underground i ...

                                               

Southern Crossrail

For the lines through London also called Crossrail see Crossrail and Crossrail 2 Southern Crossrail is a privately proposed rail link between Waterloo and Waterloo East. The plans would see a direct link between the South Eastern Mainline and Sou ...

                                               

London River Services

London River Services Limited is a division of Transport for London, which manages passenger transport - leisure-oriented tourist services and commuter services - on the River Thames in London. It does not own or operate any boats itself, but lic ...

                                               

Bateaux London

Bateaux London is a restaurant cruise experience on the River Thames in London, England. The company specialises in scheduled restaurant cruises and private charters with on-board catering and live music entertainment. Bateaux London cruises oper ...

                                               

Cadogan Pier

Cadogan Pier is a pier on the River Thames in London, UK. It is located on the North Bank of the river, immediately next to the Albert Bridge on Cheyne Walk near Chelsea Embankment. It has been Chelseas only river transport link for over 150 year ...

                                               

Canary Wharf – Rotherhithe Ferry

The Canary Wharf – Rotherhithe Ferry is a passenger ferry across the River Thames in the south east of London, England. The service connects Canary Wharf Pier, serving the major Canary Wharf office development north of the river, with Nelson Dock ...

                                               

Chelsea Harbour Pier

Chelsea Harbour Pier is a pier on the River Thames, in London, United Kingdom. It is located on the North Bank of the Thames, in the Sands End area of Chelsea. The pier serves the redeveloped Chelsea Harbour, a former commercial wharf which has b ...

                                               

City Cruises

City Cruises is a limited company that operates scheduled public sightseeing cruises on the River Thames in London, serving Westminster, London Eye, Tower and Greenwich piers every day throughout the year. It operates the services mainly using pu ...

                                               

Embankment Pier

Embankment Pier is a pier on the River Thames in City of Westminster, London. It is located on the north bank of the river, immediately next to the Hungerford Bridge and directly outside the river entrance to Embankment Underground station. It is ...

                                               

Festival Pier

Festival Pier is a stop for river boat services on the River Thames, London, UK. It is immediately in front of the Royal Festival Hall and National Film Theatre, and serves the South Bank complex. The pier is owned and operated by London River Se ...

                                               

Greenland Pier

Greenland Pier is a pier on the River Thames in London, United Kingdom. It is situated at the eastern end of Greenland Dock in the London Borough of Southwark, and is a stop on the Thames commuter catamaran service.

                                               

Greenwich Pier

Greenwich Pier is on the south bank of the River Thames in the Royal Borough of Greenwich in Greater London. It was built in 1836 to cater for the many paddle steamers that brought visitors on day trips to Greenwich from London further up river. ...

                                               

Kew Pier

Kew Pier or Kew Gardens Pier is a pier on the River Thames, in London, United Kingdom. It stands close to Kew Gardens and Kew Bridge in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and has long a mooring designed for large passenger boats, parallel ...

                                               

Livetts Launches

Livetts Launches is a boat hire company on Londons River Thames. The company specialises in filming and marine services, marine logistics, pier bookings and private and ticketed charters along the River Thames in London, United Kingdom. Livetts a ...

                                               

London Bridge City Pier

London Bridge City Pier is situated on the south bank of the River Thames in London, UK, close to London Bridge. It serves as the main pier for the City of London and City Hall, headquarters of the London Assembly. The pier is also close to Hays ...

                                               

Lower Thames and Medway Passenger Boat Company

Lower Thames and Medway Passenger Boat Company is a river boat company which provides cruises on the River Thames in Gravesend and London, UK. Bateaux London cruises operate on the Thames under licence from London River Services, part of Transpor ...

                                               

Masthouse Terrace Pier

Masthouse Terrace Pier is a pier on the River Thames on the Isle of Dogs in London, England. It is located at the end of Napier Avenue, off Westferry Road, at the southern end of the Isle of Dogs, and provides river bus services managed by London ...

                                               

Nelson Dock Pier

Nelson Dock Pier is the official name of a pier on the south bank of the River Thames in Rotherhithe, London, UK. It lies to the south of Columbia Wharf.

                                               

North Greenwich Pier

North Greenwich Pier is a pier on the River Thames, London, UK. It is situated on the Greenwich peninsula in south-east London, to the east of the Millennium Dome. The pier was formerly named QEII Pier after Queen Elizabeth II, reigning monarch o ...

                                               

St George Wharf Pier

                                               

St. Katharines Pier

St. Katharines Pier is a river transport pier on the River Thames, in London, UK. It is owned & operated by Woods River Cruises Ltd trading as Woods’ Silver Fleet and served by various river transport and cruise operators. It is situated on the n ...

                                               

Thames Clippers

Thames Clippers is a river bus service on the River Thames in London. The company operates both commuter services between eastern and Central London and tourist services under licence from London River Services. At present they transport around 1 ...

                                               

Thames Executive Charters

Thames Executive Charters is a river boat company which provides river bus services and cruises on the River Thames in London, United Kingdom. The company also provides private charters with on-board catering and entertainment. Thames Executive C ...

                                               

Thames River Services

Thames River Sightseeing are a tour company providing sightseeing cruises on the River Thames in London. Thames River Services operate on the Thames under licence from London River Services, part of Transport for London. Thames River Services are ...

                                               

Westminster Passenger Services Association

Westminster Passenger Services Association is a provider of regularly scheduled boats on the River Thames. They are licensed by London River Services to run daily services between Westminster Pier, Kew Pier, Richmond and Hampton Court Pier. This ...

                                               

Woolwich Arsenal Pier

Woolwich Arsenal Pier, also known as the Royal Arsenal Pier, Woolwich, is a pier on the River Thames, at Woolwich in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, England. Designed by Beckett Rankine and built by Mowlem in 2002, the pier is operated by London ...

                                               

55 Broadway

55 Broadway is a Grade I listed building overlooking St Jamess Park in London. It was designed by Charles Holden and built between 1927 and 1929; in 1931 the building earned him the RIBA London Architecture Medal. It was constructed as a new head ...

                                               

London Underground carriages

The London Underground opened in 1863 with gas-lit wooden carriages hauled by steam locomotives. The Metropolitan and District railways both used carriages exclusively until they electrified in the early 20th century. The District railway replace ...

                                               

London Underground ticketing

London Underground uses Transport for Londons Travelcard zones to calculate fares, including fares on the Underground only. Travelcard Zone 1 is the most central, with a boundary just outside the Circle line and Travelcard Zone 6 is the most outl ...

                                               

Safety on the London Underground

This article is primarily concerned with accidents on the London Underground network, which carries around a billion passengers a year. Statistically, there is just one fatal accident for every 300 million journeys. There are several safety warni ...

                                               

Croydon Variobahn

                                               

Sutton Link

The Sutton Link is a planned new Tramlink line or separate bus rapid transit in London, between Wimbledon/or Colliers Wood via St Helier to Sutton. It may be owned by London Trams or a separate body, which would be an arm of Transport for London. ...

                                               

Therapia Lane depot

Therapia Lane depot is a tram depot, situated in the London Borough of Sutton between Therapia Lane and Beddington Lane. Built on the site of former railway sidings, all tram maintenance, repairs and control functions are based in a purpose built ...

                                               

Tramlink route 1

Tramlink route 1 is one of four tram routes operated as part of the Tramlink network in south London. The route is owned and operated by Transport for London.

                                               

Tramlink route 2

Tramlink route 2 is one of four tram routes operated as part of the Tramlink network in south London. The route is owned and operated by Transport for London.

                                               

List of electoral wards in Barking and Dagenham

                                               

Abbey (Barking and Dagenham ward)

Abbey is a political division returning three Councillors to the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. At the 2018 election, Laila Butt, Darren Rodwell and Giasuddin Miah, all of the Labour Party, were elected for a four-year term in office; Ro ...

                                               

River (Barking and Dagenham ward)

River ward is a political division returning three Councillors to the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. Elected representation is by Inder Singh Jamu, Liam Smith, and Patricia Twomey, all of the Labour Party.

                                               

Thames (ward)

Thames ward in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham returns three elected representatives every four years. At the 2006 election Fred Barns, Barry Poulton, and Joan Rawlinson, all of the Labour Party were reelected. The ward includes the la ...

                                               

Blendon and Penhill (ward)

Blendon and Penhill is an electoral ward in the London Borough of Bexley. Representing part of the Old Bexley and Sidcup Parliamentary constituency, three Councillors Graham D’Amiral, Steven Hall and Nick O’Hare were returned at the 2014 local go ...

                                               

Colyers (ward)

Colyers is an electoral ward in the London Borough of Bexley. It consists of parts of Barnehurst, Erith and Northumberland Heath. Ward Councillors are Brian Bishop, Maxine Fothergill and Chris Taylor. The population of the ward at the 2011 Census ...

                                               

North End (Bexley ward)

North End is an electoral ward in the London Borough of Bexley containing the localities of North End, Slade Green, an eastern part of Erith, and a fraction of Barnehurst. The population of the Ward at the 2011 Census was 11.566. There are approx ...

                                               

Preston (ward)

Preston ward is a political division of the London Borough of Brent that returns three representative councillors. At the 2006 election all 3 seats were held by the Conservatives, but Labour took 2 of the 3 seats at the 2010 election and won all ...

                                               

Welsh Harp (ward)

Welsh Harp ward is a political division of the London Borough of Brent that returns three representative Councillors and at the 2006 election was held by the Labour Party Francis Eniola, Mary Farrell, and Harbhajan Singh.

                                               

Wembley Central (ward)

Wembley Central is an electoral ward of the London Borough of Brent. It was expanded in 2002 to include part of the Barham ward, which was abolished. The population of the ward at the 2011 Census was 14.727.

                                               

Crystal Palace (ward)

Crystal Palace Ward is an electoral ward in the London Borough of Bromley, covering part of the Crystal Palace area and the entirety of Crystal Palace Park. It has an estimated population of 12.432 and is represented on the council by two council ...

                                               

Darwin (ward)

Since 2010, the local Member of Parliament has been Jo Johnson who is brother of the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson. Jo served as Minister for Transportation and Minister for London up until his resignation in November 2018. He did so in order to ...

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