The Red Phone Box Was Originally A Royal Jubilee Kiosk

Ever noticed the golden crown on London’s phone boxes? The royal connection is stronger than you might think. Few things stamp their names onto the London map like royal anniversaries. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the Golden Jubilee Footbridges, the Jubilee Gardens, the Elizabeth Tower, the Jubilee line … all owe their appellations to landmark … Read more

Jubilee line extension gets permanent mobile phone coverage

The trial of mobile phone coverage on the Jubilee line extension has come to an end, but it’s been replaced with a permanent network, as part of plans to expand coverage across the London Underground. The work was carried out by BAI Communications, who signed a 20-year commercial contract last year with TfL to provide … Read more