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The man climbs into the car on the back of the tow truck and reverses it off (Picture: YouTube/Waltham Forest Council)

One driver was pretty keen on not getting his car towed away, so keen in fact he drove it straight off the back of the truck. Thank god someone was filming.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Several vehicles were involved in the pile-up, including this lorry [Photo by @bcl_conor]

A multi-vehicle smash-up closed the M1 southbound between Junction 4 near Edgware and Junction 1 at Brent Cross where it joins the A406 North Circular this morning.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
London taxi cabs will clog up Trafalgar Square today  (Photo by Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Cabbies in London are threatening to bring London to a standstill today with a protest against Boris Johnson’s taxi pollution measures.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
The cyclist was injured in Richmond High Street after a collision with a bus on Sunday night (Picture: Google Streetview)

A cyclist is fighting for his life in hospital after being seriously injured in a collision with a bus in Richmond on Sunday night.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
The lorry fire between J23 and J24 was caught on camera by Twitter user @Rory_London

There is travel chaos on the M25 due to several accidents.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
The lorry overturned just before 8.30am on Tuesday morning [Photograph by Twitter user @thollonfrance]

A man has died after a lorry overturned on the A406 at Cooks Ferry roundabout.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
The cyclist was caught on video by the taxi driver's dashboard camera [Image from YouTube]

This cyclist had a bad case of road rage on William Street on Saturday 3 September.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
The scene of the crash in January 2013 [Photograph by Stefan Rousseau/PA]

Safety fears had been raised four years before a helicopter crashed into the St George Wharf development, it has emerged.

Monday, September 8, 2014
Luton Airport has been evacuated after a 'suspicious package' was discovered (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Luton Airport is set to re-open after all passengers were evacuated and incoming flights suspended when a ‘suspicious item was found in the security search area’.

Thursday, September 4, 2014
Police want to speak to this man in connection with an attack on a bus driver in Streatham (Picture: Metropolitan Police)

A bus driver was attacked in his cab and punched in the face in south London by a suspect police believe works as a TfL contractor.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Massive overcrowding at London Bridge (Pic by Daniel Jackson)

London Bridge was massively overcrowded during rush hour this evening after a signal points failure caused commuter chaos, with long delays and cancellations.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Forest Gate Station

A man has died after being hit by a train at Forest Gate station in east London.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014
This is how Blackfriars Junction would look after the cycleway was installed (Picture: Greater London Authority)

Plans for two new cycle superhighways from north to south and east to west across London have been unveiled as part of ambitious £913million plans by Boris Johnson to get more Londoners cycling.

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Boris Johnson is angry his plans for a new airport in the Thames estuary have been rejected (Photo by Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Boris Johnson has reacted angrily to the decision by the Airports Commission to reject plans for ‘Boris Island’, accusing its author Sir Howard Davies of setting the debate on aviation expansion back by half a century.

Monday, September 1, 2014
Messages being spread on social media about a terror threat on the Tube are a hoax, say police (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Messages claiming a ‘terror threat’ was about to hit London Underground and urging people not to get the Tube this morning are a hoax, say police.

Thursday, August 28, 2014
Central Line drivers will go on strike again next month, potentially disrupting a million passengers in London (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Commuters could be set for more travel chaos as two unions plan a series of Tube strikes in ongoing disputes with TfL over working conditions and ticket office closures.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
The woman was attacked as she got the train home from Paddington station (Picture: British Transport Police)

A woman was sexually assaulted after she fell asleep on a train from Paddington to Reading after a night out in London.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
There will be major disruption at London Bridge station this month (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Major works are being planned from tomorrow at London Bridge, the UK’s fourth busiest railway station, so we take at look at how they will affect your journeys this month:

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Another 24-hour strike could bring misery to a million Central line commuters if the ASLEF train drivers' strike goes ahead on Wednesday, September 17 (photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Central line commuters could face a repeat of Friday’s strike action in September if drivers cannot reach an agreement with Underground bosses.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
A cyclist who crashed in Richmond Park has died in hospital, police have confirmed (Photo by Dan Istitene/Getty Images)

A cyclist who fell from his bike while riding round Richmond Park on Sunday morning has died from his injuries in hospital.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
There are severe delays on London trains (Pic: East Coast Trains)

Rail commuters heading into London following the bank holiday are facing severe delays on one of the UK’s key train routes.

Friday, August 22, 2014
The woman was attacked after she boarded a train to Birmingham New Street from Euston Station (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

An appeal has been launched after a woman who fell asleep on a train leaving Euston awoke to find a man sexually assaulting her.

Thursday, August 21, 2014
Central Line drivers will go on strike, disrupting more than one million passengers in London (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

More than one million Londoners will be disrupted after drivers on the Central Line walk out in a strike over working conditions.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
This woman is wanted in connection with two attacks at Tube stations in south London (Picture: British Transport Police)

A woman attacked and racially abused a fellow passenger for asking someone to move away from the platform edge on the Victoria Line in Stockwell.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The accident happened outside Selfridges on Oxford Street (Pic: @Gamray)

A cyclist was seriously injured in a crash with a taxi on Oxford Street this morning.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Central Line Tube drivers are expected to walk out on Friday  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

A Central Line Tube strike has been announced for Friday.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The man was spotted walking along the railway lines outside Liverpool Street, bicycle and golf clubs in hand (Picture: Twitter/@jamowalto86)

Dozens of trains going in and out of Liverpool Street this morning were delayed or cancelled thanks to a man who thought it would be a good idea to wander down the tracks with a bicycle and set of golf clubs.

Friday, August 15, 2014
Police want to speak to this man and this woman in conenction with the alleged attack [Photographs from British Transport Police]

Police are hunting a sick couple who beat a man in an ‘unprovoked’, “violent and sustained” attack on a train to Liverpool Street.

Thursday, August 14, 2014
Six-year-old Bolutito Shodipe, who died after being hit by a car being driven by her mother (Picture: British Transport Police/PA Wire)

A six-year-old girl was killed after being hit by a car being driven by her mother as she tried to park up outside Hounslow West Tube station.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
In the pantheon of elaborate excuses for train delays, this one is a worthy candidate (Picture via Getty)

Train companies come up with some pretty far-fetched reasons for why trains get delayed but a burglar stuck in tree for 12 hours is probably the most inventive. Except this is real.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
The familiar sight of heavy traffic on the A40 as people commute in and out of London (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Londoners fear congestion in the city is going to get much worse over the next few years but are unable to agree on what should be done about it.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Vanessa was collecting her 11-year-old sister from West Ealing on the 207 bus when the driver confiscated her pass  (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

A 16-year-old girl who was left stranded miles when a bus driver confiscated her bus pass – sparking a missing persons hunt by police – has today received an apology from TfL (Transport for London).

Monday, August 11, 2014
This woman, assumed to be the child's mother, realised what had happened in the nick of time [Photo courtesy of British Transport Police]

These shocking images show a young child’s buggy being blown onto Underground tracks in a freak and near-fatal accident.

Monday, August 11, 2014
The victim was punched, kicked, and verbally abused on an early morning commuter train between Charing Cross station and Bexleyheath (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Can you help find the violent thug who subjected a man to a violent and homophobic abuseon a train between Charing Cross and Bexleyheath?

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For years, London’s New Year’s Eve fireworks have been the envy of the country - and free. But now Boris Johnson’s office have announced that this year, it will cost £10 to see the fantastic show from the heart of the action on the South Bank.

King's Cross underground station was shut after 'loose concrete' was found in the roof this morning (Picture: Chris Radburn/PA Wire)

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Monday, September 1, 2014
Do you really need an explanation for that?! (Pic by Serena Marinelli)

If you’ve ever seen an Italian movie, you would probably know how important body language is in the culture.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Don't waste any of your harvest

If you are now inundated with ripe tomatoes, juicy green beans, berries and herbs, don’t leave them to go stringy or mouldy because the freezer can go a long way to making your crops last well into winter.

Friday, August 22, 2014
It turns out painting is the perfect thing to do in bars

I’m somewhat of a casual, lazy and very much amateur painter and after a busy day at work, the prospect of getting all my brushes, acrylics, water and other faff out is far from appealing.


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