Thursday, September 26, 2013
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Given its unfinished state only a couple of days ago, this must have one of the most kick bollock scramble ends to a project in construction history, but apart from a fenced off corner by the taxi rank, King’s Cross Square was opened on time by Boris Johnson this morning.
Congratulations to all who worked so hard to make this happen, such as Paul here:
Just gettin in bed after a 14 hour shift outside kings cross station #destroyed— JFT96@paul wilson (@paulwilsonpw100) September 25, 2013
Good news story
Eugene O’Regan and Dean Willson’s famous newsstand was under threat of not getting a space in the new square (see stories here and here), and although they told me today that their future is still not guaranteed, the fact that they are here at all must be a good sign.