Waterloo & City line to reopen after 14 months

London Underground is gearing up for the return of countless numbers of City staff by

London Underground is gearing up for the return of countless numbers of City staff by reopening of “The Drain” between Waterloo and Lender stations.

The Waterloo & City line, which has been shut for fourteen months, will reopen on June 21, Transportation for London stated.

It issued the statement ahead of Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned of “disruption” to the reopening of the financial system in light-weight of new strains of Covid-19.

The line was opened in 1898 and turned regarded for very long queues at the country’s busiest overland practice station.

It carries 15m passengers each year and is the 2nd busiest following the Victoria line.

Tube bosses are to put on an added peak solutions to cater for bankers, lawyers and accountants that are not able to change their working hours.

Catherine McGuinness, coverage main for the City of London Company, stated: “The reopening of the historic Waterloo & City line is crucial to the Square Mile’s recovery.”

In the meantime, rail corporations will add 2,five hundred more each day solutions from Sunday.