Flagship HS2 station under threat as Sadiq Khan shelves vital upgrades

An extension of the Docklands Mild Railway is also at chance, the report concluded.

Crossrail two, a proposed £40bn north-south line, and an extension of the Bakerloo tube line have by now been put on maintain. 

Mr Khan had sought a £15.8bn extended-phrase funding offer to maintenance TfL’s funds and make it possible for it to proceed with a collection of poorly necessary upgrades.

The authority, which is approximately twice as dependent on fare income as related-sized towns overseas, was hit challenging by the pandemic. It has by now been given virtually £4bn of taxpayer handouts.

But the Authorities alternatively supplied £1.08bn to continue to keep the Tube, trains and buses operating until December. In return, Mr Khan agreed to evaluation the feasibility of driverless Tube trains, raise fares and slash fees.

A spokesman for Transport for London reported: “We go on to operate with the Authorities on our for

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