Category Archives: #googlebridgeKX

Now, does anyone have Banksy’s mobile number?!

Click on the image below to enlarge this excellent letter from Cllr Paul Braithwaite of LB Camden to the Islington Tribune.

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Emily of Islington spearheads community concerns

Emily Thornberry, MP for Islington South and Finsbury, has taken the case made by community campaigners against the so-called business case study for Battlebridge Crossing (aka the Wharfdale Road bridge) directly to LB Islington. In a letter to the Islington and … Continue reading

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Down, But Not Out! The Saga of Our Footbridge Over the Tracks Continues.

For some time there has been an ongoing campaign led by local resident Sophie Talbot to stop Network Rail's closure of the rear entrance to King's Cross station without providing alternative, easy access to the new station entrance that will … Continue reading

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Final closure of north eastern access to King’s Cross Station

Join us on a short vigil to mark the end of over 150 years of access to and across the station at the junction of Wharfdale Road and York Way. Network Rail are to permanently remove this access on Friday. … Continue reading

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Kings Cross Access via Wharfdale Road entrance – closure date

If you enjoy the dry, safe, well-lit walk up Platform One out of the top of the station onto York Way for Macmillan or the Guardian, or just to get home then Friday 24 April will be your last chance.  … Continue reading

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King’s Cross Station bridge campaign news

Campaigners are set to meet in early March to decide the strategy and activities for the next few months. More details on the campaign blog.

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York Way Entrance to Station (Wharfdale Road) – back to normal

Things are back to normal and the rear entrance to the station is again opened. According to Sophie T, this WAS just a temporary closure… we'll hold Network Rail to their promise not to close our entrance until ALL the scaffolding … Continue reading

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King’s Cross Station Access at Wharfdale Road – Is this the beginning of the end?

A pix is a 1000 words, so this will communicate the problem. The sign below indicated a "temporary closure," however we'll see what happens in the coming days.

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