London news The huge plan to transform East Croydon station and give it two extra platforms Uk news
MetiNews.Com - The aim is to reduce delays through the most congested part of Britain's rail network
Breaking News ! Sign up to FREE email alerts from MyLondon - MySouthLondon NewsSubscribeWhen you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Thank you for subscribingSee ourprivacy noticeInvalid EmailIf you live near East Croydon or pass through the station as part of your commute you may be aware that the station is set to undergo a transformation hoping to improve services running through it.
. At the moment, Croydon is situated on the most congested part of Britain's rail network, with a whopping 30 per cent more passengers and trains passing through it every day compared with the rest of the country. For more news and features about London directly to your inbox sign up to our newsletter here . Delays are often caused by what's known as the 'Bottleneck' at Windmill Junction, the major interchange at Selhurst, which is what Phase 2 of the project is looking at.
The bottleneck after East Croydon station is the worst across the country's transport network
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