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London megasubway could hit a Brexit bump

Europe's most ambitious infrastructure project - London's US$20 billion Crossrail - is nearing completion in a city where future growth forecasts are hazy

The Crossrail in central London. The 112-km East-West line was conceived before the Brexit vote to bind together an expanding London.


UP AN alley, beyond some hoarding, through what can feel like Harry Potter's secret portal, the underworld of an unfinished Crossrail station sprawls beneath the traffic and commotion of Tottenham Court Road. Escalator banks descend through a sleek, silent black ticket hall where...

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