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Light Rail News: Issue Issue 17 1 Dec 2010

DLR launches three-car train service in morning peak

Three-car trains have been launched on the Docklands Light Railway from Stratford to Lewisham with the extra carriage increasing capacity by 50% for each train during the morning peak.

The roll-out comes as demand for DLR services continues to grow and the network gets ready for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and an expected 500,000 people per day. 

Kulveer Ranger, the Mayor's transport adviser, said: "Increasing capacity on the Docklands Light Railway is part of the Mayor's...

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