Closure of Union Street at Flat Iron Square

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Saturday 25 October 2014 3.12pm
Hi Forum of all knowledge

Does anyone know why Union Street at Flat Iron Square is being closed for 4 months? I can't find anything on Google and the local business haven't been told but signage seems to have just gone up.

Any information would be helpful.

Saturday 1 November 2014 8.28am
Yes. Saw signs yesterday. Seems odd. Could see no info.
Monday 3 November 2014 7.05pm
I tried asking the team setting up the barriers, they seemed espeically nervous to give me a clear explanation and were quick to pass me on to their manager as he turned up in his van. The guy might look cool in his wraparound shades but as a way of communicating to people it's very off-putting, I think he passed it off as engineering works but I found his manner less than friendly.
Monday 3 November 2014 7.07pm
Why am I not surprised. It is going to be closed for months. Least they could do is tell us.!
Tuesday 4 November 2014 12.22pm
I think it has to do with the Thameslink project, so will be contractors working for Network Rail. You can search an online register of roadworks on this website -

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