Tottenham Court Road and Crossrail – one almighty building site

Tottenham Court Road and Crossrail - one almighty building site

The massive CrossRail project which saw the much-loved Astoria music venue biting the dust continues apace in central London, with vast areas of Soho turned into construction sites.

Tottenham Court Road and Crossrail - one almighty building site

The £1bn project will see the complete rebuilding of Tottenham Court Road Underground station, with Crossrail promising, “congestion relief, delivering a bigger ticket hall, additional escalators, step-free access, and interchange with Crossrail services..”

Tottenham Court Road and Crossrail - one almighty building site

Once completed, there’ll be a shiny new ticket hall at Dean Street providing access to the western end of the Crossrail platforms and additional access to the Central line.

 

Tottenham Court Road and Crossrail - one almighty building site

Another view of the stark remains of the station building.

Tottenham Court Road and Crossrail - one almighty building site

View of the Centre Point tower and the blocked off entrance to Charing Cross Road.

[Read more about the CrossRail project here].

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