Looking down the line
West London is already among the best-connected places in the world. Half way between the leading global financial centre and one of its busiest airports it has a location that most significant cities and regions would envy. Things are set to improve still further with upgrades to Crossrail, Thameslink, Heathrow and the West London Orbital, plus HS2. In this opening panel we consider the next key connectivity milestones in West London’s future, what they could mean for the West London economy, and the opportunities for regeneration these varied infrastructure projects create.