Boris Johnson has revealed he found out that the proposed route for Crossrail 2 will go 20 metres under his house when he received a letter from himself.
The proposed route will run 20 metres under Boris Johnson's £3 million Islington home and he says he hasn't yet dared to tell his wife! Crossrail 2 launched a consultation last month and the project expects to boost the economy by £1.2bn, creating thousands of new jobs.
London Mayor Boris Johnson has just found out that the proposed route for Crossrail 2 will go 20 metres under his £3m Islington town house - discovering the news in an automated letter he sent out himself. Johnson, who in his mayoral role chairs Transport for London, said he was "very apprehensive" about the news