Crossrail submits plan for Tottenham Court Road and West End development

23 October 2011 (Last Updated October 23rd, 2011 18:30)

Crossrail has submitted a plan to Westminster City Council in London, UK, for the revamp of Tottenham Court Road and the east end of Oxford Street, including the site of the former Astoria music venue.

Crossrail has submitted a plan to Westminster City Council in London, UK, for the revamp of Tottenham Court Road and the east end of Oxford Street, including the site of the former Astoria music venue.

The plan includes four blocks of shops, flats and offices at the eastern side of Oxford Street.

A new 350-seat theatre will be built to replace the former Astoria venue, which was demolished in 2009 for the east-west Crossrail line that is set to open in 2018.