Category: Railway station

King’s Cross on a wet Wednesday morning

Just as the redundant docklands were transformed into a modern financial area – and more – in the 1980’s, so too King’s Cross has been changed almost beyond…

Kings Cross being refurbished

Behind the scaffolding in 2010 Kings Cross station was being turned into a “beautiful butterfly”

A bike on platform 6, Kings Cross

Not many people around at 6.30 in the morning.  

Kings Cross at 6.35am on a winter’s morning.

I arrived 30 minutes early for a train so had time to look at photos from a Dennis O’Regan exhibition of rock photos on the concourse and take…


I was dropping my children off at PaddingtonStation and was looking for a timetable for the route. It was more complicated than I expected. There were a lot…

Home sweet home

The rejuvenation of King’s Cross station is another one of the recent successful restorations of London’s public spaces. I see the roof when I leave London to go…

The distant City from the footbridge at Clapham Junction