Crossrail 2 would support 60,000 new jobs across e UK supply chain while under construction and 200,000 jobs across London and e Sou East once operational. More + Accessibility. Crossrail 2 will provide step-free access at all stations along e route. More + Latest News. 19, · CrossRail 2 Managing Director Michele Dix came to speak to Love Wimbledon businesses and landlords regarding e impact of CrossRail 2 on Wimbledon town centre. e forum attended by representatives from over 80 Wimbledon businesses, council senior management, local councillors and Merton Chamber of Commerce, gave e business community a chance to ask . 29, · How Crossrail 2 will link into wider plans, more infrastructure (bridges) and a town square in front of e station. An opportunity to raise any o er issue of local interest not covered elsewhere on e agenda. FOLLOWING E MEETING: Wimbledon was designated as a Major Town Centre in e draft London Plan and an Opportunity Area. 08, · e public meeting, organised by MP Stephen Hammond, gave residents, businesses and housing associations e chance to voice eir views to CrossRail 2’s Head of Scheme Development Sarah Johnson. Crossrail 2’s current plans for e demolition of Wimbledon town centre would cause years’ wor of disruption to residents and businesses. It’s clear from talking to many people in e areas affected and from recent public meetings at ere is a great deal of anxiety about what has been proposed. Crossrail 2 is a proposed new railway line serving London and e Sou East, linking Surrey to Hertfordshire via central London destinations. A new Crossrail 2 station is proposed at Wimbledon. 1 – Build Crossrail 2 wi in e existing Wimbledon station. Four Crossrail 2 platforms cannot be accommodated wi in e space occupied by e existing station wi out permanently removing o er services. 2 – Build Crossrail 2 on e nor side of Wimbledon station. Would cause substantial disruption to existing services during construction. Crossrail 2 is a proposed new railway serving London and e wider Sou East. It would connect e National Rail networks in Surrey and Hertfordshire via new tunnels and stations between Wimbledon, Tottenham Hale and New Sou gate, linking in wi London underground, London Overground, Crossrail 1, national and international rail services. Crossrail 2 would serve stations roughout e Sou East, linking sou west and nor east London, as well as destinations across Surrey and Hertfordshire. Stations in Surrey, Hertfordshire and e Capital would have direct Crossrail 2 services but e benefits would be felt far beyond e route. Crossrail 2 would benefit towns and cities. Cllr tin Whelton said at e Masterplan was a chance to plan for e next 20 years. Wimbledon is already a successful town centre wi more an 600 companies including 25 national headquarters and whilst e delay to Crossrail 2 is unhelpful it is important to plan for future grow and set out a vision. Merton’s cross-party response to Crossrail 2 proposals (uary ) Crossrail 2 is set to be a huge project which will have a significant impact on Wimbledon town centre. In e long-term. In Surrey and sou west London, Crossrail 2 would use e existing rail lines beyond Wimbledon, serving four branches as far as Shepperton, Hampton Court, Chessington Sou and Epsom. Wi new, high capacity services to and from central London, Crossrail 2 in Surrey would significantly reduce congestion on existing rail lines and provide alternative routes into central London. Crossrail 2 is a proposed rail route in Sou East England, running from nine stations in Surrey to ree in Hertfordshire, providing a new Nor –Sou rail link across London. It would connect e Sou Western Main Line to e West Anglia Main Line, via Victoria and King's Cross St Pancras. It is intended to alleviate severe overcrowding at would o erwise occur on commuter rail routes into Central . Last ursday, I organised a meeting for local residents wi TfL and Network Rail to discuss e safeguarding proposals for Crossrail 2. e meeting was incredibly popular and I am sorry if you were unable to make it inside e hall. Unfortunately, wi short notice given by TFL, we were unable to secure a venue wi larger capacity. Crossrail 2. Last ursday, I organised a meeting for local residents wi TfL and Network Rail to discuss e safeguarding proposals for Crossrail 2. e meeting was incredibly popular and I am sorry if you were unable to make it inside e hall. Unfortunately, wi short notice given by TFL, we were unable to secure a venue wi larger capacity. During e Crossrail 2 consultation, respondents raised concerns about e impact, during construction, of e current proposals on Wimbledon town centre. TfL is looking at alternative options for Wimbledon and assessing e pros and cons of each against existing proposals. 18, · It came as Sadiq Khan prepared to meet wi Transport Secretary Chris Grayling for e first time since e general election, wi Crossrail 2 top of his agenda. e or has ned at e capital’s transport network will grind to a halt under e strain unless e Government backs e cross-London rail link. 16, · What is Crossrail 2? Much like e Elizabe line, Crossrail 2 is a new rail route going rough London. In e same way at e Elizabe line runs east-west, Crossrail 2 . 13, · Proposals from Network Rail on Crossrail 2 are currently open for public consultation. A number of drop in sessions have been arranged, which we would encourage local residents and businesses to attend if at all possible. e details of ese sessions are below: Friday 13 ember 12pm - 8pm Raynes Park Library, Approach Road, SW20 8BA. Crossrail 2 and tunnelling ose instead could save1.3 billion. n Reintroducing fares escalation could transfer 20 per cent of e capital costs from taxpayers to passengers. Additionally, implementing a Crossrail 2 fares premium and exempting Crossrail 2 from concessionary fares policies could fur er transfer a similar share of capital costs. Apr 26, · Crossrail 2 At Wimbledon. After my trip to Wimbledon, I just had to look at how e Crossrail 2 will affect e area. Depending on what you read, e tunnel portal could be to e London side of Wimbledon station or e country side.. I always ought it was going to be sou -west of Wimbledon station, but e latest route map on e Crossrail 2 web site shows it on e London side . 15, · It might seem a little ambitious looking ford to Crossrail 2 considering e first one is so mired in delays. Whereas e Elizabe an Line, as e first Crossrail project is called, will run East to West across London from Reading in Berkshire all e way to Shenfield in Es, e second Crossrail, which is yet to garner a snazzy alternative name, is instead going to run Nor to Sou. Feb 05, · A campaign for a Crossrail 2 interchange at Imperial Wharf has gained momentum after a full Hammersmi and Fulham (H&F) council meeting last week (uary 27) showed support for e station to open ere.. Tory councillors voted to step up e push for an interchange at Sands End after a leng y campaign joined by e council to put ford Imperial Wharf ra er an King's Road in Chelsea. 27, · In recent mon s Trinity d councillors have been working to ensure residents are ae of e current Crossrail 2 proposals and e impact at ey will have on Wimbledon town centre. Like many people, we are appalled by e lack of consultation and information from Crossrail 2 and deeply concerned about e current plans. e Crossrail 2 scheme – more prosaically known as e Chelsea-Hackney Line – is all over e Evening Standard (aka London Daily Bozza) today.Readers are told at Boris Johnson backs Crossrail 2 to slash journey times between nor and sou London , which by e happiest of coincidences is in tune wi e paper’s agenda of bringing good news, but only if it features Bozza. Crossrail2Wimbledon. 84 likes. Crossrail 2 is a proposed rail line running across London wi major station re-development at Wimbledon. Page set up by Merton Conservatives. 06, · 3. I was pleased at Crossrail 2 agreed to undertake a local public meeting as several constituents felt e exhibitions were imprecise and questions were not answered. However I accept at by consulting is early on in e process, ere has been an inevitable a . Feb 06, · AN idea at could transform train journeys for commuters would include a new Crossrail 2 route linking Hampton Court, Shepperton and Epsom to central London via ree branch lines meeting . Released as part of board meeting agenda notes for 30 , TfL’s report Investment to get London and e UK moving again sets out a revised list of major projects which it is hoping to complete during e next ade.. Major schemes named include extending e DLR to amesmead and upgrading Camden Town station and e Nor ern line. 15, · e Prime Minister: I can absolutely give e commitment at we continue to support Crossrail 2. We are waiting to see a robust business case and a proper funding proposal for Crossrail 2. My right hon. Friend e Transport Secretary will in due course set out e timetable for at, but as a former Wimbledonian I can assure my hon. 23, · e new system is similar to e process implemented roughout Crossrail's six-week blockade during e summer, which resulted in 1,235 of a total 1,286 milestones being completed. e meeting notes add: A ‘blockade mentality’ is being implemented for e management of . Crossrail 2 confirmed what we already knew in a statement is morning. Copied here for anyone who has not seen it. Over e last few mon s we have been meeting wi stakeholders up and down e. 07, · Crossrail 2 still expect to publish eir new route option in e autumn, alongside a new consultation. At is point I will do every ing I can to publicise e consultation, as well as holding ano er public meeting wi e Crossrail 2 team in Wimbledon. Today outside Wimbledon station David Dean was discussing e latest Crossrail 2 ideas wi Wimbledon MP Stephen Hammond. In a few weeks time Stephen should get sight of e latest proposals. Stephen & David will host public meetings once e new plans are put out for consultation by Crossrail 2. 14, · What is Crossrail 2? Crossrail 2 is a new proposed nor -sou rail line connecting existing National Rail networks in Surrey and Hertfordshire, wi trains running rough new tunnels benea central London.. ere will be a 30-trains-per-hour service between Wimbledon in e Sou West and Tottenham Hale and New Sou gate in e Nor East, wi additional services running . Crossrail 2 coming to our area Crossrail 2 is a new railway line, which is planned to come rough Raynes Park and Wimbledon stations, providing a completely new link from our area to central London and nor ds into Hertfordshire. e Crossrail 2 trains are planned to provide a direct service from Raynes Park to new destinations in central. Richard Tracey AM: Mr or, it is my duty as e constituency Member to make you ae of e worries and e distress at some people are suffering, first of all, in e Wimbledon area and it includes e MP, Stephen Hammond, whom of course you know, and e councillors on bo sides of e political divide. ere is e prospect, it seems. 07, · e four basic approaches to get Crossrail 2 rough Wimbledon are: Option 1: Demolish to e sou - is is e current official plan, where Centre Court, e Prince of Wales and many o er buildings are demolished to build new sub-surface platforms (just m underground).. Option 2: Demolish to e nor - A similar approach to e current official plan, but demolishing e nor . ere are a number of planned developments in e Raynes Park and Wimbledon area which potentially clash wi plans for Crossrail 2 and where developers are ei er in discussion wi e London Borough of Merton or are formally applying for planning permission. is represents a potential risk bo to Crossrail 2 and to e planned developments. During e Crossrail 2 consultation, respondents raised concerns about e impact, during construction, of e current proposals on Wimbledon town . As e first Crossrail project takes place undernea London, its successor, Crossrail 2, has been opened for consultation on e safeguarding of land along e route. Christian Drage a specialist in planning and environment law, explains how stakeholders can respond, and . Crossrail 2 Wimbledon - Update. 5 February . have put down a motion calling on Labour-run Merton to ink again about scrapping e webcasting of high profile meetings such as Full Local News. Crossrail 2 Wimbledon - Website Launch! 27 uary .