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London, Tomorrow’s Tube

Step off an up escalator at Oxford Circus station and you’re at a gateway to the most famous shopping avenues in the land. But if you didn’t already know that, could you tell? Exit signs provide compass point directions to different sides of Oxford Street and Regent Street but nothing more. The retail presence comprises two newsagents and a key cutter. Little about the space speaks of entering consumer wonderland. Maybe that should change. Read more on the commercial development programme for the Underground will take different forms at: http://www.theguardian.com/uk/davehillblog