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LONDON 2062

Professor Sir Peter Hall London 2062 - UCL 23 April 2012


London Plan: Population Rising (especially in East) - but Ageing


Employment: Growing too – especially in Centre and East


Deprivation: Continuing W-E Divide


London Plan 2011: Key Diagram


Major Transport Schemes


Thameslink


Crossrail


Heathrow: Missing Connection


Orbirail: Good News, Bad News


Missing Interchange: Bermondsey


Missing Interchange: Loughborough Jct


Missing Interchange: Brixton


The West London Line Model


How Berlin Does It! (Why not here?)


Orbirail 2?


HS2: Key Features • Very high speed: up to 400k/hr • No stops, except • “Edge city” locations: airports, secondary centres • 2 phases: (1) Birmingham (2) Leeds, Manchester • Links on to HS1… • …and “classic” network


London • Euston: enlarged: Problem! • (Maybe not?: divert LM slow trains to Crossrail? • King’s Cross: • HS1 link


Capital Superhub: London International • European Model: Berlin Hauptbahnhof • UK Example: Proposed London International: • Euston + KX/SP


Old Oak: A West London Stratford?


Thames Gateway Targets: 2003


Thames Gateway Bridge: An Answer?


Thames Gateway: Stratford 1999, 2012


Kent Thamesside: Ebbsfleet Valley, Fastrack


Thames Gateway: Eastern Quarry 1997, 2006, 2015


South East Mega-City Region


Sustainable Communities Corridors: Growing the SE into the Midlands‌


Outer Orbirail


London Plan: Airports


Thames Hub Airport


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