Tag Archives: demand forecasting

Rail usage has doubled on Windsor Line

Railfuture have done a great graph illustrating how rail usage, at the Windsor Riverside, Datchet, Wraysbury and Sunnymeads stations, has almost doubled in the last ten years.

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House prices near Crossrail ‘to rise by 40%’

The Telegraph reports: Property prices within a 10-minute walk of central London Crossrail stations have risen by more than 30% since the project was announced in 2008. The growth in values was 8% greater than wider improvements for central London, according to a study by estate agent Knight Frank.

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Windsor & Eton Express features WLR

The Windsor & Eton Express has featured our initial Windsor residents’ survey results.

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Windsor residents’ survey – initial results

Thank you to everybody who’s responded to our residents’ survey so far. A particular thank you to those who made the effort to post their responses by hand. The results show overwhelming support, with 95.2% of residents responding believing that the scheme is important to Windsor.

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Estimating Demand

Over the last few months the Windsor Link Railway has been working with Network Rail to estimate demand for phase 1 of the Windsor Link Railway, connecting Slough to Staines via Windsor. As with much forecasting, this is a far from easy task. Network Rail’s standard approach is to look first at the population and

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Property Prices to rise 25% on new rail route

According to GVA, one of the UK’s largest independent property consultants, property prices along the Crossrail route will increase by 25%. That’s great news for towns such as Maidenhead and Slough. It’s also great news for Windsor as it demonstrates the value that can be created by better transport infrastructure, not just for jobs but

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