Category Archives: Stratford International to Woolwich Arsenal

West Silvertown

Opened in 2005 on the extension via London City Airport to Woolwich Arsenal, West Silvertown is on a not uncool elevated section of the DLR: one of those London railway rarities where an old railway has not been pressed back … Continue reading

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Stratford International (DLR)

If this little station’s identically named big brother mainline station across the road has overreached itself with its name then this wee pocket version of a station really is pushing its luck with the ‘International’ appendage. Just to be clear, … Continue reading

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Pontoon Dock

It is odd, the Docklands Light Railway generally comes over as a dinky little toy town system but, from time to time, like here, you get this sense of vastness and scale and an appreciation of a remarkable piece of … Continue reading

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London City Airport

I still get a childish kick out of the idea of an airport in a city and this one really is just a few minutes away from the towers of Canary Wharf. London is such a mess and its planning … Continue reading

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