Tube advertising

Meeting: 
MQT on 2008-11-12
Session date: 
November 12, 2008
Reference: 
2008/2415
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

How many a) electronic advertising screens and, b) illuminated advertising boards are there on the London underground network?

Answer

Answer for Tube advertising

Answer for Tube advertising

Answered By: 
The Mayor

As the installation programme is ongoing, the exact number of screens or illuminated boards keeps changing. However, by the time the programme is complete in the middle of 2009, the following will be in place across the Underground network:

Digital Advertising 225 Individual liquid crystal display screens 150 Cross-track projectors 42 Runs of digital escalator panels (21 escalators, both sides)

Illuminated Advertising 3,984 illuminated boards, of varying sizes