A group of students take advantage of a break in the recent torrential rain to visit new work on the DLR.

A group of 14 keen CivSoc members were fortunate enough to be blessed with sunshine as they went on a site visit, organised by Halcrow, to the Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station on Wednesday 21st Nov, despite it having been raining continuously for the previous two days.

Woolwich Arsenal station is part of the latest DLR extension connecting from the London City Airport branch just across the Thames, which was previously designed by Halcrow too.

When the station opens in 2009, it will not...