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in brief

The £181M Docklands Light Railway extension will open more than two months early, despite being held up for six months after a tunnelling accident last year (NCE 26 February 1998), DLR chief executive Ian Brown claimed this week. The 4.5km, privately financed project was due to open at the end of January next year.

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