Thames cable car work to start in summer

Help

Work to build a £50m cable car across the River Thames in London, linking two Olympic venues, will begin this summer.

Transport for London said it was "striving" to complete the connection before next year's Games but warned this would be "an extremely challenging timeline for a complex project".

It will run from the O2 arena in North Greenwich to the Excel exhibition centre at the Royal Victoria Docks.

It will be part of the Oyster card network but fares have yet to be set.

Copyright © 2019 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.