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1 month ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

To avoid disruptions, check the London Underground closures and plan using TfL app or website. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 month ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Check the London Underground weekend service for closures and planned works to avoid disruptions. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 month ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Planned closures and service disruptions on London Underground, Overground and Elizabeth Line during the weekend. [ more ]
ianVisits
2 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

TfL faces challenges with station closures, upgrades, and replacement trains for the Underground and DLR lines. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Users can check planned weekend closures on the London Underground through the TfL app or website for effective planning. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
Beer

There's now a range of London Underground themed craft beers

London Underground-themed beer range celebrates craft brewing scene and transport network.
Beer collection highlights breweries inspired by city corners, communities, and transport connections. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 month ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

To avoid disruptions, check the London Underground closures and plan using TfL app or website. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 month ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Check the London Underground weekend service for closures and planned works to avoid disruptions. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 month ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Planned closures and service disruptions on London Underground, Overground and Elizabeth Line during the weekend. [ more ]
ianVisits
2 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

TfL faces challenges with station closures, upgrades, and replacement trains for the Underground and DLR lines. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Users can check planned weekend closures on the London Underground through the TfL app or website for effective planning. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
Beer

There's now a range of London Underground themed craft beers

London Underground-themed beer range celebrates craft brewing scene and transport network.
Beer collection highlights breweries inspired by city corners, communities, and transport connections. [ more ]
moretfl
www.standard.co.uk
1 month ago
London

London travel news LIVE: Tube trains unable to stop at Victoria due to flooding

Flooding at Victoria station affects Tube services. [ more ]
#4g
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 month ago
London

All the London stations that are getting 4G or 5G mobile internet

4G and 5G internet coverage is expanding in London Underground, with a focus on ensuring connectivity for passengers. [ more ]
Time Out London
1 month ago
London

Even more London stations and tube lines now have 4G and 5G network coverage

All Elizabeth line stations now have mobile coverage, expanding to certain parts of Piccadilly and Victoria lines. [ more ]
ianVisits
1 month ago
London

Expanded mobile phone coverage goes live on Elizabeth line and Underground

Mobile phone coverage expanding on London Underground and Elizabeth line. [ more ]
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1 month ago
London

All the London stations that are getting 4G or 5G mobile internet

4G and 5G internet coverage is expanding in London Underground, with a focus on ensuring connectivity for passengers. [ more ]
Time Out London
1 month ago
London

Even more London stations and tube lines now have 4G and 5G network coverage

All Elizabeth line stations now have mobile coverage, expanding to certain parts of Piccadilly and Victoria lines. [ more ]
ianVisits
1 month ago
London

Expanded mobile phone coverage goes live on Elizabeth line and Underground

Mobile phone coverage expanding on London Underground and Elizabeth line. [ more ]
more4g
#elizabeth-line
ianVisits
1 month ago
London

London's weekly railway news

London Underground staff operations are under scrutiny for insufficient training. London rail services experience expansions and improvements, despite occasional disruptions and closures. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
1 month ago
London

4G mobile coverage rolled out to all eight subterranean Elizabeth line stations

4G mobile coverage now available at all Elizabeth line stations in central London, enhancing connectivity for passengers underground. [ more ]
ianVisits
2 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

London's rail transport news includes the London Underground centenary, Elizabeth line discussions, and incidents impacting mainline and DLR services. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

Public transport challenges in London highlighted with issues in various rail services. [ more ]
ianVisits
4 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

The majority of new tube trains for the Piccadilly line will be built in a factory in Yorkshire by Siemens Mobility.
The Elizabeth line has had over 300 million journeys since opening and has been shortlisted for the RIBA London Awards. [ more ]
Time Out London
5 months ago
London

The Piccadilly Line will partly close next week

The navy blue line of the London Underground will be partially closed for several days next week for vital renewal work.
The closures will happen in two phases, with no trains on the western part of the Piccadilly Line between Hammersmith and Heathrow, and no trains between Acton Town and Heathrow. [ more ]
ianVisits
1 month ago
London

London's weekly railway news

London Underground staff operations are under scrutiny for insufficient training. London rail services experience expansions and improvements, despite occasional disruptions and closures. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
1 month ago
London

4G mobile coverage rolled out to all eight subterranean Elizabeth line stations

4G mobile coverage now available at all Elizabeth line stations in central London, enhancing connectivity for passengers underground. [ more ]
ianVisits
2 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

London's rail transport news includes the London Underground centenary, Elizabeth line discussions, and incidents impacting mainline and DLR services. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

Public transport challenges in London highlighted with issues in various rail services. [ more ]
ianVisits
4 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

The majority of new tube trains for the Piccadilly line will be built in a factory in Yorkshire by Siemens Mobility.
The Elizabeth line has had over 300 million journeys since opening and has been shortlisted for the RIBA London Awards. [ more ]
Time Out London
5 months ago
London

The Piccadilly Line will partly close next week

The navy blue line of the London Underground will be partially closed for several days next week for vital renewal work.
The closures will happen in two phases, with no trains on the western part of the Piccadilly Line between Hammersmith and Heathrow, and no trains between Acton Town and Heathrow. [ more ]
moreelizabeth-line
ianVisits
1 month ago
London

Monopoly updates its London Underground themed board game

The London Underground Monopoly board game was refreshed for 2024 with updated features like station tweaks and new banknote designs. [ more ]
Time Out London
1 month ago
London

Revealed: the most expensive tube station to rent an office at

The London Underground stations' proximity significantly affects office rental prices. [ more ]
ianVisits
1 month ago
London

London Underground's experiment with a carpeted tube train

The London Underground experimented with carpeted floors in tube trains in the 1970s as a cost-saving measure misconstrued by the public. [ more ]
#district-line
Time Out London
1 month ago
London

London's District line will be partially closed at weekends until October

Huge parts of the District line will be closed for nine weekends from May to October. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
4 months ago
London

London travel news LIVE: Tube delays as Piccadilly and Central lines disrupted again

The Piccadilly Line is partially closed between Acton Town and Heathrow due to engineering works.
There are minor delays on the Central Line due to a shortage of trains. [ more ]
Time Out London
1 month ago
London

London's District line will be partially closed at weekends until October

Huge parts of the District line will be closed for nine weekends from May to October. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
4 months ago
London

London travel news LIVE: Tube delays as Piccadilly and Central lines disrupted again

The Piccadilly Line is partially closed between Acton Town and Heathrow due to engineering works.
There are minor delays on the Central Line due to a shortage of trains. [ more ]
moredistrict-line
#public-transportation
ianVisits
2 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

Public transportation challenges in London: incidents, closures, and complaints dominate recent news. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 months ago
London

London travel news LIVE: District line chaos after empty train derailed and Overground part-suspended

Passengers facing severe delays in London due to various transport issues. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
London

Warnings of severe disruption on the London Underground due to strike action on Monday

Possible severe disruption on the London Underground due to ASLEF union strike on Monday 8th April
London buses to operate normally during strike, but routes may be extremely busy [ more ]
ianVisits
2 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

Public transportation challenges in London: incidents, closures, and complaints dominate recent news. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 months ago
London

London travel news LIVE: District line chaos after empty train derailed and Overground part-suspended

Passengers facing severe delays in London due to various transport issues. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
London

Warnings of severe disruption on the London Underground due to strike action on Monday

Possible severe disruption on the London Underground due to ASLEF union strike on Monday 8th April
London buses to operate normally during strike, but routes may be extremely busy [ more ]
morepublic-transportation
#transport-for-london
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Planned closures on London Underground, Overground, and Elizabeth Line for the weekend. Check TfL app for updates. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Planned TfL closures on London Underground, Overground, and Elizabeth Line during weekends for essential work. Check updated stats on TfL app or website. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Londoners split over TfL's major upgrade of Piccadilly Line

Londoners are divided over the planned 2.9 billion upgrade to the Piccadilly Line, with concerns about prioritization of other Underground lines. [ more ]
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2 months ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Check London Underground, Overground, and Elizabeth Line closures for weekend travel planning. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

Tube driver not discriminated against working on Saturday
Complaints on Northern Line and police investigation on sexual assault escalator [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Full list of London Underground closures for this Easter bank holiday weekend

Planned closures for London Underground, Overground, and Elizabeth Line this Easter weekend
Use TfL app or website for the most up-to-date information on Tube closures [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Planned closures on London Underground, Overground, and Elizabeth Line for the weekend. Check TfL app for updates. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Planned TfL closures on London Underground, Overground, and Elizabeth Line during weekends for essential work. Check updated stats on TfL app or website. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Londoners split over TfL's major upgrade of Piccadilly Line

Londoners are divided over the planned 2.9 billion upgrade to the Piccadilly Line, with concerns about prioritization of other Underground lines. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

London Underground Service: Full list of TfL stations affected this weekend

Check London Underground, Overground, and Elizabeth Line closures for weekend travel planning. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

Tube driver not discriminated against working on Saturday
Complaints on Northern Line and police investigation on sexual assault escalator [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Full list of London Underground closures for this Easter bank holiday weekend

Planned closures for London Underground, Overground, and Elizabeth Line this Easter weekend
Use TfL app or website for the most up-to-date information on Tube closures [ more ]
moretransport-for-london
#emergency-evacuation
ianVisits
2 months ago
London

Clapham Common incident exposes gaps in London Underground staff training, RAIB finds

London Underground staff unprepared for passengers breaking windows to evacuate, highlighting the need for better training and communication. [ more ]
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Panicked' passengers smash out of smoke-filled tube at south London station

Passengers panicked due to smoke, broke train windows to escape, highlighting safety risks during emergencies in London Underground. [ more ]
ianVisits
2 months ago
London

Clapham Common incident exposes gaps in London Underground staff training, RAIB finds

London Underground staff unprepared for passengers breaking windows to evacuate, highlighting the need for better training and communication. [ more ]
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Panicked' passengers smash out of smoke-filled tube at south London station

Passengers panicked due to smoke, broke train windows to escape, highlighting safety risks during emergencies in London Underground. [ more ]
moreemergency-evacuation
#assault
www.hamhigh.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Man in 60s needed stitches to face after rush hour Tube attack

A man in his 60s was attacked on a Northern Line tube train requiring stitches to his face. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Man jailed after 'sickening' sexual assault on woman at Seven Sisters Underground Station

Nathan Gordon jailed for assaulting a woman at a London Underground station. He also assaulted a police officer previously. [ more ]
www.hamhigh.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Man in 60s needed stitches to face after rush hour Tube attack

A man in his 60s was attacked on a Northern Line tube train requiring stitches to his face. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Man jailed after 'sickening' sexual assault on woman at Seven Sisters Underground Station

Nathan Gordon jailed for assaulting a woman at a London Underground station. He also assaulted a police officer previously. [ more ]
moreassault
ReadWrite
2 months ago
London

Online betting firm 888.com to withdraw adverts after row

Criticism led to 888 withdrawing controversial casino-themed adverts from London Underground and taxis. [ more ]
#transportation
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Bakerloo line and one Overground line closed all weekend

Passengers should expect disruption due to the closure of Bakerloo line and Overground line between Euston and Watford Junction for maintenance. [ more ]
Time Out London
2 months ago
London

Revealed: the London Underground stations most affected by lift closures

There was a fivefold increase in the time lifts were out of action between 2021 and 2022 on the London Underground. [ more ]
Time Out London
3 months ago
London

How to get around London during this week's train strikes

ASLEF train drivers to strike on April 5, 6, and 8 affecting rail services in London
London Underground ASLEF members to walk out on April 8 and May 4 [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Why is the Elizabeth line closed over the Easter bank holiday weekend?

The Elizabeth Line is part-closed between March 29 and April 1 for technical improvements and maintenance.
Weekend closures are not uncommon for the Elizabeth Line and are aimed at improving reliability and customer experience. [ more ]
Time Out London
4 months ago
London

The Central line is going to operate an emergency timetable - with a third fewer trains during rush hour

The Central line is facing severe delays with services being reduced by nearly a third during rush hour.
Upgrades to trains on the Central line have resulted in a lightly reduced service, exacerbated by ongoing fleet issues. [ more ]
Secret London
4 months ago
London

The Bakerloo Line Is Extending Further Into South London

The Bakerloo Line will extend to Lewisham in the next 15 years, with potential further extensions to other areas like Catford and Beckenham in the future.
The cost of the Bakerloo Line extension has increased from an initial estimate of £2 billion to a current projection of £5-8 billion. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Bakerloo line and one Overground line closed all weekend

Passengers should expect disruption due to the closure of Bakerloo line and Overground line between Euston and Watford Junction for maintenance. [ more ]
Time Out London
2 months ago
London

Revealed: the London Underground stations most affected by lift closures

There was a fivefold increase in the time lifts were out of action between 2021 and 2022 on the London Underground. [ more ]
Time Out London
3 months ago
London

How to get around London during this week's train strikes

ASLEF train drivers to strike on April 5, 6, and 8 affecting rail services in London
London Underground ASLEF members to walk out on April 8 and May 4 [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Why is the Elizabeth line closed over the Easter bank holiday weekend?

The Elizabeth Line is part-closed between March 29 and April 1 for technical improvements and maintenance.
Weekend closures are not uncommon for the Elizabeth Line and are aimed at improving reliability and customer experience. [ more ]
Time Out London
4 months ago
London

The Central line is going to operate an emergency timetable - with a third fewer trains during rush hour

The Central line is facing severe delays with services being reduced by nearly a third during rush hour.
Upgrades to trains on the Central line have resulted in a lightly reduced service, exacerbated by ongoing fleet issues. [ more ]
Secret London
4 months ago
London

The Bakerloo Line Is Extending Further Into South London

The Bakerloo Line will extend to Lewisham in the next 15 years, with potential further extensions to other areas like Catford and Beckenham in the future.
The cost of the Bakerloo Line extension has increased from an initial estimate of £2 billion to a current projection of £5-8 billion. [ more ]
moretransportation
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
London

Deep Beneath London, Onetime Bomb Shelters Will Become a Tourist Attraction

London Underground's Kingsway Exchange tunnels may transform into a tourist destination with art installations and attractions by 2027. [ more ]
#strike
Time Out London
2 months ago
London

Last-minute tube strikes have been announced for this week

Customer service managers from TSSA will strike on April 26 on London Underground over job terms, impacting stations with potential short notice closures. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Tube hit by fresh strikes as customer service managers walk out

Tube stations may close last minute due to TSSA union's strike, demanding negotiation with London Underground. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
London

London Underground customer service managers to strike over conditions

Customer service managers on London Underground are planning another strike due to disputes over terms and conditions. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
3 months ago
London

London Underground drivers to strike in April and again in May

London Underground drivers to stage two 24-hour strikes over working conditions.
Union organizer criticizes London Underground for imposing changes to drivers' working conditions without agreement. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
London

London Underground drivers to strike in April and May

Tube drivers plan two one-day strikes in April and May due to dispute over working conditions.
Proposed changes include longer shifts, more time in the cab, removal of existing agreements for flexibility and efficiency. [ more ]
ianVisits
4 months ago
London

London Overground strike called off

The strike on the London Overground has been cancelled after the union received an improved pay offer.
Members of the union will now vote on whether to accept the offer. If they reject it, a planned rail strike in March may still go ahead. [ more ]
Time Out London
2 months ago
London

Last-minute tube strikes have been announced for this week

Customer service managers from TSSA will strike on April 26 on London Underground over job terms, impacting stations with potential short notice closures. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Tube hit by fresh strikes as customer service managers walk out

Tube stations may close last minute due to TSSA union's strike, demanding negotiation with London Underground. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
London

London Underground customer service managers to strike over conditions

Customer service managers on London Underground are planning another strike due to disputes over terms and conditions. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
3 months ago
London

London Underground drivers to strike in April and again in May

London Underground drivers to stage two 24-hour strikes over working conditions.
Union organizer criticizes London Underground for imposing changes to drivers' working conditions without agreement. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
London

London Underground drivers to strike in April and May

Tube drivers plan two one-day strikes in April and May due to dispute over working conditions.
Proposed changes include longer shifts, more time in the cab, removal of existing agreements for flexibility and efficiency. [ more ]
ianVisits
4 months ago
London

London Overground strike called off

The strike on the London Overground has been cancelled after the union received an improved pay offer.
Members of the union will now vote on whether to accept the offer. If they reject it, a planned rail strike in March may still go ahead. [ more ]
morestrike
ianVisits
2 months ago
London

Celebrate the centenary of London Underground's Camden Junction tunnels

Camden Junction marks the impressive engineering feat on the London Underground's centenary, connecting the Northern line branches. [ more ]
Time Out London
3 months ago
London

The Piccadilly line will close later this year

The Piccadilly line on the London Underground is undergoing a £2.9 billion renovation, including the introduction of air-conditioned trains.
Upgrades to the Piccadilly line include new trains with walk-through and driverless features, to be operational by 2025, and an increase in the number of trains by 2027. [ more ]
#transport
BBC News
3 months ago
London

London mayoral elections: Zoe Garbett pledges flat Tube fare in Green manifesto

Green Party plans for flat fares on London Underground and Overground
Transport is a key focus in the Green Party's manifesto. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Tube staff set for up to 10% pay rise as strike threat pays dividends

Tube staff will receive pay rises of up to 10% after Sadiq Khan found an additional 30 million to boost salaries.
The pay rise is a victory for the RMT union, and the deal has been accepted by the RMT and Aslef unions. [ more ]
BBC News
3 months ago
London

London mayoral elections: Zoe Garbett pledges flat Tube fare in Green manifesto

Green Party plans for flat fares on London Underground and Overground
Transport is a key focus in the Green Party's manifesto. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Tube staff set for up to 10% pay rise as strike threat pays dividends

Tube staff will receive pay rises of up to 10% after Sadiq Khan found an additional 30 million to boost salaries.
The pay rise is a victory for the RMT union, and the deal has been accepted by the RMT and Aslef unions. [ more ]
moretransport
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Southeastern issues 'do not travel' warning on trains ahead of strikes

Southeastern services severely impacted on Monday due to ASLEF strike.
Limited number of Southeastern services running on April 8, advised not to travel. [ more ]
#aslef-union
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
London

Rail and London Underground passengers face strike disruption

Passenger travel disruptions due to upcoming strikes on national rail and London Underground.
Multiple rail operators affected across different days, leading to significant service cancellations. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Tube strikes to disrupt London transport - Find out the affected lines and dates

Tube strikes in London in April and May will cause severe disruptions to commuters.
ASLEF union members are striking for better working conditions and against proposed changes by London Underground management. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 months ago
London

London Underground drivers to stage strike action in April and May

London Underground drivers to strike in April and May over terms and conditions
Aslef members voted 98% in favor of strike action [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
London

Rail and London Underground passengers face strike disruption

Passenger travel disruptions due to upcoming strikes on national rail and London Underground.
Multiple rail operators affected across different days, leading to significant service cancellations. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Tube strikes to disrupt London transport - Find out the affected lines and dates

Tube strikes in London in April and May will cause severe disruptions to commuters.
ASLEF union members are striking for better working conditions and against proposed changes by London Underground management. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 months ago
London

London Underground drivers to stage strike action in April and May

London Underground drivers to strike in April and May over terms and conditions
Aslef members voted 98% in favor of strike action [ more ]
moreaslef-union
ianVisits
3 months ago
London

30 years of the penalty fare on the London Underground

The first £10 penalty fare was issued on the London Underground in 1994.
Introduction of penalty fare aimed to curb revenue loss due to fare dodgers. [ more ]
#aslef
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

When are the next London Underground tube strikes?

The London Underground network will face strikes in April and May due to disputes over pay and working conditions.
Aslef demands management to uphold existing agreements and avoid imposing changes to terms and conditions without consent. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
London

London Underground tube drivers to strike in April and May

Tube train drivers from ASLEF to strike on dates in April and May over working conditions
London Underground management's failure to honor agreements and imposed changes leading to the strike. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

When are the next London Underground tube strikes?

The London Underground network will face strikes in April and May due to disputes over pay and working conditions.
Aslef demands management to uphold existing agreements and avoid imposing changes to terms and conditions without consent. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
London

London Underground tube drivers to strike in April and May

Tube train drivers from ASLEF to strike on dates in April and May over working conditions
London Underground management's failure to honor agreements and imposed changes leading to the strike. [ more ]
moreaslef
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 months ago
London

All the Southeastern trains cancelled, diverted or replaced by buses this weekend

Some Southeastern Railway trains will be cancelled, diverted, or replaced by buses this weekend due to engineering work.
Ticket acceptance includes the use of London Underground and Docklands Light Railway at no extra cost during the closures. [ more ]
www.hamhigh.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Man sexually assaulted woman on London Underground and then spat at police

Nathan Gordon jailed for sexual assault on London Underground
Gordon received prison time and a Sexual Harm Prevention Order [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Tube strikes: Aslef announces Easter holiday walkout and another in May

Tube drivers are set to strike on April 8 and May 4 over changes to terms and conditions.
Mayor intervened to prevent a shutdown and negotiations ensued for a pay rise. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
London

Uncertain Impact: Dust on London Underground raises questions about staff health

Exposure to PM2.5 on the London Underground may be linked to increased sickness absence among staff.
Further research is needed to confirm the direct relationship between PM2.5 exposure and sickness absence. [ more ]
ianVisits
3 months ago
London

Euston station will be closed over the Easter weekend

London Euston station will be closed over Easter weekend due to engineering work on the West Coast Main Line
Minimal disruptions expected on the London Underground during Easter weekend [ more ]
Londonist
4 months ago
London

How Aldwych Tube Station Could Have Become A Heritage 'Theme Park'

Aldwych Tube Station almost became a heritage 'theme park' in 1996 with restored pre-war look and vintage rolling stock.
London Underground rejected the proposal citing high costs, fire risks, and safety concerns with vintage equipment. [ more ]
ianVisits
4 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

The Northern line's Battersea Power Station is getting a second entrance with more escalators.
Commercial freedom in the rail system may decrease fares for UK passengers. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
4 months ago
London

British Transport Police investigate after shocking video shows Jewish man abused on Tube

The incident of antisemitic abuse on the London Underground is under investigation by the British Transport Police.
The video evidence of the encounter is crucial in helping with the investigation. [ more ]
Creative Bloq
4 months ago
Graphic design

Provocative billboard ads give Ikea a taste of its own medicine

Ikea and Vinterior engage in playful advertising rivalry
Vinterior's cheeky billboard ad catches commuters' attention [ more ]
BBC News
4 months ago
London

'Tubeathon' challenge teens visit 271 London Underground stations

Teens visit all London Underground stations in a day, raise £5,000 for charity
First known attempt to walk the length of the Tube map in a day [ more ]
Time Out London
4 months ago
London

The full list of London travel disruption this weekend, from tube closures to suspended services

Multiple tube lines in London will face closures and disruptions this weekend, affecting travel plans.
Replacement buses will be available for affected tube lines during closures. [ more ]
Londonist
4 months ago
London

120 Teens Are Walking The Entirety Of The Tube This Sunday

120 teenagers are walking all 272 tube stations in London in 27 walkable sections in a day for charity.
The Tubeathon event is the brainchild of 17-year-old Eitan Okrent, who is passionate about the London Underground. [ more ]
Secret London
3 years ago
London

The Cute Country Pub Perched On A London Underground Platform

The Tap on the Line pub is a hidden gem at Kew Gardens tube station, the only pub on a London Underground platform.
In addition to its convenient location, the pub offers delicious food, a variety of Belgian beers, live music nights, and pub quizzes. [ more ]
ianVisits
4 months ago
London

Secrets of the London Underground is returning for a fourth series

A new series of Secrets of the London Underground is filming now, set to air in 2024.
The show has gained a loyal audience and is among the top performing titles on UKTV Play. [ more ]
Secret London
4 months ago
London

The Truth Behind The (Sometimes Hidden) Labyrinths Of The London Underground

The Labyrinth art project was installed in 2013 to celebrate the London Underground's 150th anniversary, with 270 original artworks placed at every tube station across the network.
The artworks draw inspiration from various aspects of London life and the TfL, representing the journeys taken by commuters each year. [ more ]
Londonist
4 months ago
London

5 London Underground Stations That Totally Ripped Off Other Buildings

Charles Holden heavily borrowed architectural elements from buildings in other cities when designing London Underground stations.
Holden's Arnos Grove station drew inspiration from Stockholm Public Library's cylindrical shape and tall windows. [ more ]
Time Out London
5 months ago
London

This London tube line has the most harmful dust

Dust levels on London Underground lines were analyzed to assess pollution levels.
No station breached even half the legal limits for dust, and dust levels on station staff were around a tenth of the 'harmful' limit. [ more ]
WIRED
5 months ago
Privacy professionals

How 3 Million 'Hacked' Toothbrushes Became a Cyber Urban Legend

AI surveillance software tracked people on the London Underground to detect crime
Ransomware payments reached a record-breaking $1.1 billion in 2023 [ more ]
ianVisits
5 months ago
London

London's weekly railway news

Tube train shortage could spread across network
Miniature boarding ramps successful on London Underground [ more ]
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