June 23, 2024


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Waterloo & City line to reopen after 14 months

London Underground is gearing up for the return of hundreds of Town employees by reopening of “The Drain” amongst Waterloo and Bank stations.

The Waterloo & Town line, which has been shut for fourteen months, will reopen on June 21, Transportation for London mentioned.

It issued the statement just before Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned of “disruption” to the reopening of the economic system in gentle of new strains of Covid-19.

The line was opened in 1898 and turned recognised for very long queues at the country’s busiest overland practice station.

It carries 15m passengers yearly and is the 2nd busiest after the Victoria line.

Tube bosses are to set on an further peak providers to cater for bankers, legal professionals and accountants that are unable to regulate their performing several hours.

Catherine McGuinness, policy main for the Town of London Company, mentioned: “The reopening of the historic Waterloo & Town line is critical to the Square Mile’s recovery.”

Meanwhile, rail corporations will incorporate two,500 extra each day providers from Sunday.