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Yesterday, 12:31

London Underground staff who were hailed as heroes on 7/7 for evacuating stations and tending to the wounded are being ‘forced’ to reapply for their jobs due to ‘dangerous’ job cuts, the RMT union has said.

Yesterday, 10:19
Fabian Downie

A pervert who performed a solo sex act on six London buses, including one in Old Street, has been jailed.

Mon, 13:45

South Kensington Tube station was evacuated and a police cordon put up this afternoon due to a ‘security alert’.

Mon, 13:32
Wednesday's protest at Bank (Picture: London Cycling Campaign)

A candlelit vigil and ‘die-in’ protest will be held at Bank junction today in memory of cyclist Ying Tao who died after a road traffic collision there last Monday.

Thursday, June 25, 2015

The Commissioner of Transport for London (TfL), Peter Hendy, is leaving his role to take over the helm of Network Rail.

Thursday, June 25, 2015
There are delays and cancellations at Paddington station

There are delays and cancellations to Paddington trains until this afternoon due to a signalling problem.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Euston station

Trains into Euston station and Clapham Junction station are experiencing ‘major delays’ of up to 40 minutes that are expected to last until 2pm.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Mayoral candidate Sadiq Khan wants to ban cars and buses from Oxford Street (Picture: Jonathan Brady/ PA archive)

Mayoral candidate Sadiq Khan wants to ban cars and buses from Oxford Street - one of the world’s most polluted roads.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Hundreds of riders gather at the Bank junction where Ying Tao was killed (Picture: London Cycling Campaign)

Hundreds of cyclists gathered at Bank this morning at the junction where female rider Ying Tao, 26, was killed on Monday. The London Cycling Campaign is organising the event after the PwC worker was struck by a tipper truck lorry during morning rush hour. Cyclists were encouraged to meet between St Princes St and Threadneedle St to call for “urgent action to be taken to redesign dangerous junctions like the one at Bank and to take dangerous lorries off London’s streets”.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Clifton James was just around the corner from his home when he died in an road traffic collision (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

A cyclist who died after he was hit by a car early on Sunday morning has been named.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
(Picture: E Jokka)

The London Cycling Campaign is organising a flash protest tomorrow morning at the spot where cyclist Ying Tao was killed yesterday.

Monday, June 22, 2015
The official new night tube map

TfL have released a new Night Tube map and let slip their plans to expand the Night Tube across the Metropolitan Line, Circle Line, District Line, and Hammersmith & City Line - as well as the Overground and DLR.

Monday, June 22, 2015
The cyclist was hit by a tipper truck lorry at Bank junction in the City (Picture: Steven Laughton)

A 26-year-old female cyclist has died after being hit by a lorry in an accident at Bank junction this morning.

Friday, June 19, 2015
Commuters can expect a repeat of scenes like this (Photo: Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Tube drivers plan to stage a 24-hour strike that could shut down the entire Underground network in a dispute over pay - just as crowds flock to the city for Wimbledon.

Thursday, June 18, 2015
Large queues for trains at West Hampstead Tube Station during the Tube strike on 29.04.14. Picture: Nigel Sutton

London Underground drivers have voted to strike in a row over pay and the introduction of a new all- night Tube service.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Putney Bridge is closed

Putney Bridge is open again after a police incident earlier this afternoon.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

A cyclist has been injured in a crash near Hoe Street, Walthamstow.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
London Underground staff are not happy over Night Tube conditions (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

London Underground staff unions claim Monday mornings will be ‘absolute chaos’ when the Night Tube starts in September.

Monday, June 15, 2015
Kingsbury Tube station is currently closed (Photo: Google StreetView)

A woman has died after being struck by a train at Kinsgbury Tube Station this afternoon.

Friday, June 5, 2015
The Victoria Line was closed between Highbury and Islington and Warren Street

The line was shut down for an hour after ambulance service found the victim dead at the scene

Thursday, June 4, 2015
Construction work at the Bond Street Crossrail site (Anthony Devlin/PA Wire)

A major milestone in the £14.8 billion cross-London Crossrail has been reached with the completion of the tunnelling work.

Thursday, June 4, 2015
Trains between London Bridge and Charlton via Lewisham are affected among others  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Train passengers travelling on the Woolwich line between London Bridge and Charlton via Lewisham are facing a second day of misery, with rail operators saying disruption will continue until the end of service today.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015
One of many times London Bridge has experienced rush hour chaos (Teilo Colley /PA Wire)

There are train delays affecting London Bridge after a freight train derailed on the Woolwich Line near Charlton today.

Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Commuters can expect severe delays

The Circle Line is experiencing sever delays this morning due to an earlier signal failure.

Monday, June 1, 2015
Two new train strikes are planned for June 4 and June 9  (Photo by Cate Gillon/Getty Images)

Planned rail strikes have been suspended after talks over a pay deal, the arbitration service Acas has said.

Monday, June 1, 2015
Southern trains to Victoria from Brighton are delayed at present [Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images]

Two people have been killed on train lines to London today in two separate incidents.

Friday, May 29, 2015
[Photograph by Louise Holly]

All trains via Tulse Hill have been cancelled due to a bridge strike, affecting journeys to London Bridge, West Croydon, Peckham Rye, Herne Hill, Streatham and Crystal Palace.

Friday, May 29, 2015
The cyclist was hit by a lorry in Denmark Hill

A female cyclist has died after being struck by a lorry on Denmark Hill, south London.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Officers will patrol trains and all 144 stations of the London Underground set to remain open overnight from September.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
[Photograph by Rept0n1x/Wikimedia Commons]

Chiltern Railways trains to and from London Marylebone are experiencing delays and cancellations this morning due to signalling problems.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
[CDC/Janice Haney Carr]

Abellio Greater Anglia is to spend £30m cleaning its trains after customers sent in photos of flea bites they claim were received on board AGA services .

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Southeastern trains are unable to travel from London Victoria to Lewisham at present [Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images]

Southeastern services cannot run between London Victoria and Lewisham this evening due to signalling problems.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Black cab drivers have been staging protests against regulator Tfl since last summer [Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images]

London’s black cab drivers are holding a second protest to raise awareness of “dangers to public safety” at 2pm today.

Friday, May 22, 2015
King's Cross has been evacuated (Picture by Jake Ellacott)

King’s Cross station is open again after a fire alarm led to the evacuation of tens of thousands of bank holiday travellers.

London Bloggers

Monday, April 13, 2015
Vintage fashion shopping is a joy in London (Photo by Graham French/BIPs/Getty Images)

In with the old, out with the new. This is the mantra of the best London vintage shoppers today, whose aesthetic of effortless chic is becoming more sought after.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Eating the right foods can significantly improve your mood

Think sweet treats make you feel better? ‘Comfort foods’ could be adding to your misery.