The new map includes all the major transport projects planned for the next ten years including Crossrail, the East London Line Extension, Thameslink 2000 and DLR extensions.

Mayor of London Ken Livingstone said: "Improved transport infrastructure is vital for London to maintain the international competitiveness upon which our prosperity depends.

"This map shows how London's transport system will look in 2016 if we make the essential investments in the city's transport infrastructure. These investments are necessary to sustain London's growth and prosperity and will enhance the economic growth prospects and productivity of the entire United Kingdom. This map represents the future of London's transport system. It shows what we need to do to ensure our city's future success."

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