Blackfriars station

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Blackfriars station [1] is a London Underground and National Rail station in the City of London. It is close to Blackfriars Bridge at the junction of New Bridge Street and Queen Victoria Street. It is in Travelcard Zone 1. The Underground station is closed to all passengers until 2011 while refurbishment and major engineering works take place.

Blackfriars Underground station worksite during the Thameslink Programme rebuild

Blackfriars station is being rebuilt and the office building above it demolished and replaced as part of the Thameslink programme. The mainline station will remain open during this work except for a period of two months around Christmas 2010 when trains will pass through without stopping. The Underground station is closed until late 2011.[2]

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