DARE to have a Night walk in Barking? - East London - Why NOT?
Improving road safety at Barking Station Parade
Barking is an interchange railway station located on Station Parade in Barking in East London, England. The station is served by London Underground and National Rail services. On the London Underground it is a stop on the District line and the eastern terminus of the Hammersmith & City line; on the National Rail network it is served by c2c services; and on the London Overground it is the eastern terminus of the Gospel Oak to Barking Line and by London Buses and East London Transit routes on the station frontage. The station was opened in 1854 by the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway as one of the first stations on the route. It was rebuilt in 1908 and again in 1959. As of February 2012, significant redevelopment of the station is currently proposed by Barking and Dagenham London Borough Council and the Department for Transport.