Crossrail time lapse: Paddington station construction progress
The walls and columns making up the skeleton of the new Crossrail station at Paddington have been completed this month.Work started in April 2012 to construc...
Building Crossrail's Paddington Station - Construction update April 2014
Crossrail has delivered on a commitment to local businesses and residents as Paddington's Eastbourne Terrace reopens to buses on schedule, following a two ye...
New platform 4 in Reading station - part of Network Rail’s project to upgrade the station and railway in Reading. Reading is one of the busiest parts of country’s rail network and its complicated track layout constricts the number of trains that can run. Network Rail is changing the track layout and building new five platforms and two new entrances at the station to decongest the railway and improve passengers' journeys. Submitted by Eimear Fitzpatrick, Network Rail.
Photos of the Crossrail Station at Paddington
One of the curious things about huge construction projects, is that for all the disruption they cause to some people, it is quite possible for others to have no idea anything is going on.
Paddington station is undergoing the most significant transformation since the completion of the original building in 1853. A busy terminus for local, regional and international passengers, the new station will increase capacity at this major interchange.