Results tagged “Thames”
How the Thames Barrier is being deployed to help flood affected areas along the river. Tidal defences operations manager Andy Batchelor talks to ITV London.
A tunnel between North Woolwich and Plumstead has been finished as Crossrail continues work towards a 2018 launch.
Police officers looking for missing barrister Gianni Sonvico found a body in the Thames on Friday morning.
The Met said formal identification has yet to take place but Mr Sonvico's next of kin have been informed.
The Thames Barrier will be closed for around 10 hours on Sunday as experts carry out tidal tests.
By Jim Fitzpatrick
We've heard a lot about HS2 in recent weeks. The proposed North-South high speed line is under fire at a time the public is concerned about spending.
And rightly so. When there's less money to go around, we need to get our priorities straight and we need to put anything that costs billions under a value-for-money microscope.