London Tram : 1952
1952: One of the last London trams in Westminster Bridge Road. * 29/05/02 Trams are to return to central London for the first time in 50 years in a 500 million package aimed at cutting congestion, it was announced. London Mayor Ken Livingstone has given the go-ahead for a 300 million northsouth Cross River link and a 200 million tramway through west London. The West London tram, due to be completed by 2009, is set to run from Uxbridge to Shepherds Bush via Acton, Ealing, Hanwell and Southall town centres. The Cross River tram, earmarked for completion by 2011, will link Camden and Kings Cross, via Euston and Waterloo, to Peckham and Brixton in the south.
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