CAS Weekly 02/02/15

London Upside Down! Or is it?

Modelling

  • Windcutter takes a look at one of Hornby’s new wagon releases. Find out if it’s any good.
  • Hornby also release some snaps of it’s upcoming Class 92 release.

UK Rail

Featured image “Whistle” on K&ESR by Oast House Archive.

Side Tracked: Off The Map (Part1)

Much is being added to London’s Tube map at the moment. Recently we saw the addition of The Overground Network, in it’s distinctive ex-East London Line Orange, sprawling over the capital like a spider web. In the not to distant future we shall see The Overground’s continued expansion as Suburban routes, such as the Liverpool Street – Chingford Line, start to fall under TfL’s control. Further on still, and many graphic artists and TfL alike are currently beginning to speculate how Crossrail might appear on Harry Beck’s famous map.

So, The Tube Map – always adding, never shrinking?

Perhaps not… Continue reading