Commuters at Euston Station in London
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London businesses back Crossrail 2 plan

There are calls for a new high speed rail line to cut through the capital, from the south-west to the north-east.

According to business leaders at London First, the new line - dubbed Crossrail 2 - is needed to improve access and relieve the pressure on public transport.

BBC London Transport Correspondent Tom Edwards talks to commuters at Euston station and former Transport Secretary Lord Adonis and Baroness Valentine of London First.

  • 05 Feb 2013