Val Shawcross, the London Assembly Labour Transport spokesperson, responded to the proposal to build a new North-South Crossrail link:
"This is critical to continue London’s economic success. London's business leaders and politicians from all parties are supportive of these plans in principle. We all recognise the need to carry on expanding London's public transport network well into the 21st century.”
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