Transport for London

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Sadiq Khan announces car-free day in London

Sadiq Khan announces car-free day in London

Sadiq Khan announces car-free day in London

Sadiq Khan has announced that he will close 20 kilometres of roads in the capital city as part of a car-free day.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Thursday, April 11, 2019

West London bridge closed ‘indefinitely’ after faults found

Hammersmith Bridge closed ‘indefinitely’

Hammersmith Bridge closed ‘indefinitely’

A historic bridge in west London has been closed to traffic after "critical faults" were discovered in the structure.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Mo Farah consults lawyers after vape company uses lookalike in ads

Mo Farah consults lawyers after vape company uses lookalike in ads

Mo Farah consults lawyers after vape company uses lookalike in ads

Mo Farah is consulting lawyers after a vape company appeared to use a lookalike to promote e-cigarettes.

Friday, January 25, 2019

Friday, January 25, 2019

Toilet

Locals slam new 'Turdis' toilet installed by Transport for London on leafy residential street

Locals slam new 'Turdis' toilet installed by TfL on leafy residential street

Transport for London has come under fire for installing a large private toilet for bus drivers on a leafy residential street, dubbed the 'Turdis' by locals.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Sadiq Khan not knowing about Crossrail overspending is ‘unbelievable’, says mayoral candidate

Sadiq Khan not knowing about Crossrail overspending is ‘unbelievable’, says mayoral candidate

Sadiq Khan not knowing of Crossrail costs ‘unbelievable’, says mayoral candidate

Siobhan Benita, the Liberal Democrat Mayoral Candidate for London has said that Sadiq Khan saying he did not know about the overspending on Crossrail is “unbelievable”.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Friday, November 23, 2018

Junk food adverts to be banned across Transport for London network to combat child obesity

Junk food adverts to be banned across TfL network to combat child obesity

The Transport for London network will enforce a ban on adverts showing foods high in fat, salt and sugar from February 2019

Monday, June 25, 2018

Monday, June 25, 2018

Uber to appeal having its London license suspended

Uber to appeal having its London license suspended

Uber to appeal having its London license suspended

Uber will appear in court today to appeal having its license revoked by Transport for London, and documents will be presented showing thousands of drivers were accused of 'inappropriate conduct'

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

The northern city follows London in its decision to not renew the company's operating license

Monday, November 20, 2017

Monday, November 20, 2017

Teenagers sentenced for 'train surfing' in Essex

Teenagers sentenced for 'train surfing' in Essex

Teenagers sentenced for 'train surfing' in Essex

The teenagers were filmed climbing between carriages and holding on to the outside of a TfL train as it moved along

London buses to be fuelled by waste coffee grounds

London buses to be fuelled by waste coffee grounds

London buses to be fuelled by waste coffee grounds

The buses will not have to be modified in order to use this fuel

Friday, November 10, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

London Bus filmed crashing into several cars on camera in Hackney

London Bus filmed crashing into several cars on camera in Hackney

London Bus filmed crashing into several cars on camera in Hackney

The incident took place around 4:30pm on Lower Clapton Road

Uber to hear ruling on appeal over employment rights

Uber to hear ruling on appeal over employment rights

Uber to hear ruling on appeal over employment rights

The company will hear the result of the appeal lodged after two drivers won a landmark ruling last year

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Footage shows man shooting firework onto London Bus

Footage shows man shooting firework onto London bus

Footage shows man shooting firework onto London bus

The firework can be seen ricocheting around the bus, prompting screams from passengers

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Uber expected to begin appeal against Transport for London ruling

Uber expected to begin appeal against Transport for London ruling

Uber expected to begin appeal against Transport for London ruling

Friday is the deadline for the company to file its appeal

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

'If Uber goes to court it could still operate in London for a few years'

'If Uber goes to court it could still operate in London for a few years'

'If Uber goes to court it could still operate in London for a few years'

London commentator Dave Hill says it's hard to imagine London without Uber now despite it only operating for a few years

Friday, September 15, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

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: 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

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

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

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

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017

TFL apologise for putting parking tickets on vehicles in the London Bridge attack area

TFL apologise for putting parking tickets on vehicles in the London Bridge attack area

TFL apologise for parking tickets on vehicles in London Bridge attack area

Motorists who were forced to leave their cars behind during the attack were issued tickets after the police cordon was lifted

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

Former transport manager caught with child pornography walks free from court

Former TfL manager caught with child pornography walks free from court

Former TfL manager caught with huge stash of child pornography walks free

Nino Amoroso's home was raided by police last year, they found that he had almost 300 pornographic films which involved young children

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

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Central Line tube services back to normal following strike action

Central Line tube services back to normal following strike action

Central Line tube services back to normal following strike action

A strike by drivers caused heavy disruption on the Central line on Thursday

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

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

Friday, November 18, 2016

Friday, November 18, 2016

Croydon tram service to re-open this afternoon

Croydon tram service re-opening this afternoon

Croydon tram service re-opening this afternoon

The Croydon tram service will re-open this afternoon, after last week's crash where seven people died, according to Transport for London

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

Friday, November 11, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

Croydon Tram Disaster: Tributes made to victims as investigation carries on

Croydon Tram Disaster: Tributes paid to victims as investigation carries on

Croydon Tram Disaster: Tributes paid to victims as investigation carries on

A tram derailed in the morning rush hour on Wednesday morning, killing seven people

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Croydon tram was travelling at a 'significantly higher speed than is permitted' when it derailed

Croydon tram was travelling at a 'significantly higher speed than is permitted' when it crashed

Croydon tram was travelling at a 'significantly higher speed than is permitted'

Investigation continues at scene of crash which has left five people dead

Five people killed in south London tram crash

Five people confirmed dead in Croydon tram crash

Five people confirmed dead in Croydon tram crash

Five people have been killed after a tram derailed in Croydon, south London. Investigations are continuing into how the accident happened

Deaths confirmed, people remain trapped in south London tram crash

Deaths confirmed, people remain trapped in south London tram crash

Deaths confirmed in south London tram crash

A tram has overturned in Croydon, South London, causing "some loss of life," according to police, 50 people have been taken to hospital, whilst two remain trapped