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Dagenham Dock back on track

PUBLISHED: 15:20 31 March 2009 | UPDATED: 10:49 11 August 2010

A DRAMATIC U-turn by City Hall could see the de-railed DLR extension to Dagenham Dock back on track. Plans to extend the DLR service to Dagenham Dock, which are crucial for the construction of the 10,000-home Barking Riverside scheme, were halted by Lond

A DRAMATIC U-turn by City Hall could see the de-railed DLR extension to Dagenham Dock back on track.

Plans to extend the DLR service to Dagenham Dock, which are crucial for the construction of the 10,000-home Barking Riverside scheme, were halted by London mayor Boris Johnson in November last year.

The move caused a lot of frustration for the council and developers of the £750m Barking Riverside homes, which depends on the DLR extension.

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