London Underground

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Engineer working on travelator dies at Waterloo Station

Engineer working on travelator dies at Waterloo Station

An engineer working on a moving walkway at Waterloo Station died in the early hours of this morning.

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Thursday, July 4, 2019

London Underground pickpocketing reports double

London Underground pickpocketing reports double

The number of pickpocketing offences reported on the Underground has more than doubled in two years.

Monday, June 24, 2019

Monday, June 24, 2019

Man who pushed ex-eurotunnel boss on to Tube track jailed for life

Man who pushed ex-eurotunnel boss on to Tube track jailed for life

Man who pushed ex-eurotunnel boss on to Tube track jailed for life

A man who pushed a former Eurotunnel boss on to the tracks of the London Underground has been jailed for life with a minimum of 12 years.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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Climate change protesters disrupt London's DLR services

Climate change protesters disrupt London's DLR services

Activists from Extinction Rebellion are staging a protest on the Docklands Light Railway in London today.

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Teenager spared jail over attack on former British ambassador

Teenager spared jail over attack on former British ambassador

Teenager spared jail over attack on former British ambassador

A teenage boy who left former British ambassador to the US Sir Christopher Meyer with "horrific injuries" in an attack at London Victoria Station has been spared jail.

Friday, October 5, 2018

Friday, October 5, 2018

Ex-eurotunnel boss sobs as man who pushed him on to train tracks is found guilty of attempted murder

Ex-eurotunnel boss sobs as man who pushed him on to train tracks is found guilty of attempted murder

Ex-eurotunnel boss sobs as man who pushed him on to train tracks is found guilty

A former Eurotunnel boss sobbed in court as the man who pushed him on to the tracks of the London Underground was found guilty of attempted murder.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Police have released a CCTV image in connection with their appeal

Woman racially abused fellow female Tube passenger and threatened to kidnap her children

Woman racially abused fellow female Tube passenger before assaulting her

Police appealing for information about shocking racist tirade in late December

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Parsons Green: 'Reality is terrorism is part-and-parcel of daily life', says Quilliam Foundation executive director

Parsons Green: 'Reality is terrorism is part-and-parcel of daily life', says Quilliam Foundation boss

'Reality is terrorism is part-and-parcel of daily life', says Quilliam boss

Adam Deen spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Parsons Green bombing

Two men arrested on suspicion of Parsons Green bombing reportedly fostered by same family

Parsons Green bombing: Two suspects reportedly fostered by same family

Two Parsons Green suspects reportedly fostered by family

An 18-year-old and a 21-year-old arrested on suspicion of being involved in the attack were reportedly fostered by the same British family

Friday, September 15, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Parsons Green: 'Theresa May claimed police were crying wolf on cuts, but we need resources', says former officer

Parsons Green: 'Theresa May claimed police were crying wolf on cuts, but we need resources', says former officer

'Parsons Green attack shows police need sufficient resources'

Former officer Dal Babu says pressure needs to be put on companies providing encrypted messaging services that terrorists can use

Parsons Green: 'Bomb looks similar to devices used in 7/7 and 21/7 attacks', says bomb disposal expert

Parsons Green: 'Bomb looks similar to devices used in London 7/7 attacks', says bomb disposal expert

'Bomb at Parsons Green looks similar to devices used inLondon 7/7 attacks'

Major Chris Hunter says he thinks the bomb might have been a failed high explosive device and those nearby were very lucky

Donald Trump attacks Scotland Yard over Parsons Green explosion

Donald Trump attacks Scotland Yard over Parsons Green explosion

Donald Trump attacks Scotland Yard over Parsons Green explosion

The US President claimed on twitter 'these people' were in the sights of the authorities

Parsons Green: 'This was particularly wicked as many children would've been on the train'

Parsons Green: 'This was particularly wicked as many children would've been on the train'

'Parsons Green attack was wicked as many children would've been on the train'

Former head of counter-terrorism for London Kevin Hurley says the police will struggle to investigate due to cuts and poor pay

Parsons Green: Eyewitness tells reporter about the moment of explosion and seeing injuries

Parsons Green: Eyewitness tells reporter about the moment of explosion and seeing injuries

Eyewitness tells reporter about experience of Parsons Green explosion

Mark was on the train at Parsons Green station when the explosive device detonated

Parsons Green: 'This is a catastrophic failure on perpetrators behalf', says former Met detective

Parsons Green: 'This is a catastrophic failure on perpetrators' behalf', says former Met detective

Parsons Green 'a failure on perpetrators' behalf', says former Met detective

Peter Bleksley spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the explosion which took place on the District Line during the Friday morning rush hour

Parsons Green: 'Hundreds of people were shouting run for your life and ducking in case of gunfire'

Parsons Green: 'Hundreds of people were shouting 'run for your life' and ducking in case of gunfire'

'After the Parsons Green explosion people were shouting 'run for your life''

Witness Ryan Barnett said the experience of everyone trying to get out of the station after the explosion was harrowing

Authorities continue to deal with Parsons Green explosion as District line is suspended

Parsons Green explosion: Witnesses describe stampede after 'white cannister' blew up

Authorities deal with Parsons Green explosion as District line is suspended

There was some sort of explosion at the station on Friday morning during rush hour

Explosion at Parsons Green tube station causes panic during rush hour

BREAKING: Explosion at Parsons Green tube station causes panic during rush hour

Explosion at Parsons Green tube station causes panic during rush hour

There are reports of injuries including facial burns, and the authorities are on the scene

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

RMT announces ballot for new strike action on South Western Railway

RMT announces ballot for new strike action on South Western Railway

RMT announces ballot for new strike action on South Western Railway

The RMT made the announcement as part of a dispute over the role of guards on trains

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Holborn station evacuated after smoke engulfs platform during London rush hour

Holborn station evacuated after smoke engulfs platform during London rush hour

Holborn station evacuated after smoke engulfs platform during London rush hour

Emergency services were called to the station after receiving reports of a loud bang

Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Twitter users attack Bakerloo Line after Oxford Circus fire

Twitter users attack Bakerloo Line after Oxford Circus fire

Twitter users attack Bakerloo Line after Oxford Circus fire

A train caught fire at the station during rush hour on Friday

RMT claims Piccadilly line Night Tube is 'in crisis' due to driver shortage

RMT claims Piccadilly line Night Tube is 'in crisis' due to driver shortage

RMT claims Piccadilly line Night Tube is 'in crisis' due to driver shortage

Mick Cash, the union's General Secretary, called on London Underground bosses to deal with the situation

Smoke prompts evacuation of Oxford Circus tube station in rush hour

Smoke prompts evacuation of Oxford Circus tube station in rush hour

Smoke prompts evacuation of Oxford Circus tube station in rush hour

The cause of the smoke is reportedly a Bakerloo train caught fire

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

'Removing the phrase ladies and gentlemen is an outrageous form of authoritarianism', says The Conservative Woman

Writer Laura Perrins blasts TfL for 'cultural Marxism' over gender-neutral announcements

TfL blasted for 'cultural Marxism' over gender-neutral announcements

Laura Perrins, co-editor of The Conservative Woman, says London Underground staff could say 'ladies and gentlemen and others' instead

Friday, July 7, 2017

Friday, July 7, 2017

'We must never forget them' - Tributes are paid to victims of London Bombings 12 years on

'We must never forget them' - Tributes paid to victims of London Bombings 12 years on

'We must never forget them' - Tributes paid to victims of London Bombings

Today marks 12 years since 7/7 where 52 people were killed in London by suicide bombers

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Priest attacked by group of thugs at tube station during rush hour

Priest attacked by group of thugs at tube station during rush hour

Priest attacked by group of thugs at tube station during rush hour

A priest thought to have been travelling with other clergymen was punched in the face at South Ealing station

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

RMT announces ballet of London Underground workers over London Bridge sacking

RMT announces London Underground strike ballot over London Bridge sacking

RMT announces London Underground strike ballot over London Bridge sacking

A strike at the station is planned to take place on Sunday

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Student accused of planting bomb on London Underground will not give evidence

Damon Smith: Student accused of planting bomb on London Underground Jubilee Lane won't give evidence

Student accused of planting bomb on London Underground won't give evidence

Damon Smith allegedly filled a bag with explosives and ball-bearing shrapnel and left it on a London Underground train

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

This little piggy's on his way home from the market - escaped pig causes travel chaos in London

WATCH Escaped pig causes travel chaos in London

WATCH Escaped pig causes travel chaos in London

This little piggy's clearly on his way back from the market

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

Internet amused after London commuter spots seven nuns at Seven Sisters station

Internet amused after London commuter spots seven nuns at Seven Sisters station

Internet amused after London commuter spots seven nuns at Seven Sisters station

What are the odds of that?

Twitter users air their fury over Central Line disruption during rush hour

'The Central Line is an act of treason' - Twitter users vent fury over rush hour disruption

Twitter users air their fury over Central Line disruption during rush hour

An empty train derailed at White City during the rush hour on Friday morning, causing heavy disruption on the rest of the line

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Student to admit making and planting ball bearing bomb on London tube train

Student Damon Smith to admit making and planting ball bearing bomb on London tube train

Student to admit making and planting ball bearing bomb on London tube train

Damon Smith will admit both making and planting a ball bearing bomb on a London tube train, a court has heard

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Tube Strike: RMT union workers to take industrial action on the Central Line over staff displacement

Tube Strike: RMT union workers to take industrial action on the Central Line over staff displacement

Tube Strike: RMT union workers to take industrial action on the Central Line

The RMT has confirmed that a new strike will take place in a dispute over staff displacement

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

London Underground bosses warn commuters of new Tube strike as talks continue

London Underground bosses warn commuters of new Tube strike as talks continue

London Underground bosses warn commuters of new Tube strike as talks continue

They've published a map of the Tube lines to help commuters if the action goes ahead

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

RMT says strike action could take place again in February on London Underground

RMT says strike action could take place again in February on London Underground

RMT says strike action could take place again in February on London Underground

Strike action on the London Underground may continue from February 6 unless the dispute is solved, the RMT Union has warned

Monday, January 9, 2017

Monday, January 9, 2017

RMT Union warns Transport for London to stop 'dangerous lies' about level of tube services running

RMT says Transport for London's tube strike 'lies' could lead to deadly crush

RMT says Transport for London's tube strike 'lies' could lead to deadly crush

The union has told transport bosses they must start giving accurate information about the amount of tube services running during the strike

'Hell hath no fury like a city worker late in Liverpool Street' - Commuters vent fury in Tube Strike chaos

'Hell hath no fury like a city worker stuck in Liverpool Street' - Commuters vent fury in Tube Strike chaos

Liverpool Street: Commuters vent fury in Tube Strike chaos

Commuters faced a very blue Monday this morning - but it seems people still haven't lost their sense of humour

Julia Hartley-Brewer clashes with RMT Union's Mick Lynch over London Underground strikes

Tube strike: RMT secretary Mick Lynch blames Sadiq Khan for travel chaos

Tube strike: RMT secretary Mick Lynch blames Sadiq Khan for travel chaos

A 24-hour tube strike began last night at 6pm in a row over ticket office closures

Julia Hartley-Brewer believes Transport for London's Brian Woodhead read from a script during her interview

Tube strike: TfL's Brian Woodhead denies he's reading from script during interview with Julia

TfL boss forced to deny he's reading from a script during Julia interview

Brian Woodhead accused of merely toeing party line during talkRADIO interview

Central London brought to a standstill as strike action brings down Tube network

Central London brought to standstill as strike action takes down Tube network

Central London brought to standstill as strike action brings down Tube network

A 24 hour walkout over ticket office closures and jobs is creating severe disruption across the capital

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Last-ditch tube strike talks adjourned ahead of upcoming strike

Last-ditch tube strike talks adjourned ahead of upcoming strike

Last-ditch tube strike talks adjourned ahead of upcoming strike

Union members are set to walk out from 6pm on Sunday

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Talks begin in an attempt to stop London Underground strike

Talks begin in attempt to stop London Underground strike

Talks begin in attempt to stop London Underground strike

Talks are to be held in an attempt to avert a strike by thousands of London Underground workers in the New Year

Friday, December 23, 2016

Friday, December 23, 2016

London tube strikes: RMT's Steve Hedley admits 'I want to overthrow capitalism and put Jeremy Corbyn in power'

London tube strikes: RMT's Steve Hedley admits 'I want to overthrow capitalism and put Jeremy Corbyn in power'

Senior RMT figure admits he'd like to destroy capitalism and put Corbyn in power

Steve Hedley was speaking to talkRADIO after news of fresh strikes on the London underground

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

London Underground strikes: 'The network is creaking at the seams, we must have more front line staff', says the RMT Union

London Underground strikes: Mick Cash rattled by Julia Hartley-Brewer during feisty exchange

RMT boss Mick Cash rattled by Julia Hartley-Brewer during tube strike debate

London Underground staff have voted to strike over separate disputes about safety, staffing and industrial relations. It is believed that the strikes will take place in the run-up to Christmas

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Thousands of London Underground staff to go on strike

Thousands of London Underground staff to go on strike

Thousands of London Underground staff to go on strike

Thousands of London Underground staff have voted to go on strike in separate disputes over staffing, safety and industrial relations

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Emma Watson leaves copies of her favourite books on the London Underground

Emma Watson leaves copies of her favourite book on the London Underground

Emma Watson leaves copies of her favourite book on the London Underground

Emma Watson has been travelling on the London Underground and leaving copies of one of her favourite books for commuters to find as part of the Books on the Underground campaign

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Southern Rail commuters face Christmas misery with yet more strikes planned

Southern Rail commuters face Christmas misery with yet more strikes planned

RMT also announces timetable for strike ballot among almost 3,500 London Underground workers

Friday, August 26, 2016

Friday, August 26, 2016

Friday, August 19, 2016

Friday, August 19, 2016

Friday, July 1, 2016

Friday, July 1, 2016

Shiraz Maher, a former member of a radical Islamist organisation, shared his experiences with Sam Delaney

'9/11 was seen as payback' - An insight into the mindset of radical Islam from a former radicalised Muslim

'9/11 was seen as payback' - An insight into the mindset of radical Islam

Shiraz Maher, a former member of a radical Islamist organisation, shared his experiences with Sam Delaney

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Natasha Devon MBE on the 'Beach Body Ready' Tube advert and Sadiq Khan's ban

Natasha Devon says Sadiq Khan was right to ban 'Beach-Body Ready' tube ad

London mayor was right to ban 'Beach Body' ad on tube, says Devon

The writer was supportive of the London Mayor's vow to stop body shaming adverts on the London Underground