Warwick Road Entrance to Earl's Court Station

Meeting: 
MQT on 2006-11-18
Session date: 
November 18, 2006
Reference: 
2006/2279
Question By: 
Angie Bray
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What are London Underground's plans for the Warwick Road entrance to Earl's Court Station, bearing in mind that the Exhibition Centre is scheduled to hold the Olympic basketball event in 2012?

Answer

Answer for Warwick Road Entrance to Earl's Court Station

Answer for Warwick Road Entrance to Earl's Court Station

Answered By: 
The Mayor

A station modernisation programme is underway at Earls Court station, which will include the Warwick Road entrance. The first phase of the programme has been completed, with phase two commencing in October 2006 and is due for completion in 2009.

The Phase 2 works will consist of:

At Warwick Road entrance - new lighting -new flooring -refurbishment of brickwork and - new help points and customer information displays and PA

On Piccadilly line - new lighting - repainting of nontiled surfaces - repair of tileworkOn District Line - restoration of Grade II listed train shed roof - repainting of side walls

On District Line - restoration of Grade II listed train shed roof - repainting of side walls