CROSSRAIL ‘NEEDS EXTRA £80M TO AVOID BEING MOTHBALLED’, TFL CHIEF REPORTEDLY WARNS GOVERNMENT

Crossrail urgently needs an extra £80m in funding to stay on track, according to reports.Andy Byford, the London transport commissioner, has written to the permanent secretary at the Department for Transport (DfT) seeking the release of new Government funding for the long delayed project, Sky News reported.Mr Byford reportedly warned that the project faces being "mothballed" unless the funding is...