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Thu, 15:43

London’s Transport Commissioner has slammed commuter rail services, comparing them to the ‘Wild West’, and even using four-letter words to describe them.

Thu, 07:57
[Photograph by Dan Kitwood]

Tufnell Park station on the Northern Line is closed this morning due to a local power failure.

Wed, 10:40
The entire Bakerloo line is suspended because of a fire alert and a signal failure

A fire alert at Piccadilly Circus has led to delays on the entire Bakerloo Line, with no Tubes between Queen’s Park and Elephant and Castle.

Tue, 13:24
Liverpool Street station (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

A woman has died after she was hit by a Central Line train at Liverpool Street station.

Tue, 09:56
A view of Piccadilly Circus during a cab drivers' protest last summer [Photograph by @suttonnick]

Black cab drivers will stage a ‘go-slow’ protest on Oxford Street at 2pm today to raise awareness of alleged “dangers to public safety”.

Tue, 07:19
The Central Line is suspended between White City and Marble Arch [Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images]

There are severe delays to the Central Line after a train came off the rails at Holland Park in the early hours of this morning.

Mon, 18:36
A driver hit three pedestrians on the A400 Hampstead Road near Mornington Crescent (Pic: Tfl Traffic News)

The A400 Hampstead Road is closed both ways between Mornington Crescent and Robert Street in north London after a crash which saw four people hospitalised including a mother, a child and a teenager.

Mon, 16:26
The vigil for Moira Gemmill (Pic: Tom Kearney)

Campaign group Stop Killing Cyclists are holding a ‘die-in’ vigil this evening for Moira Gemmill, a woman killed while riding her bike at Millbank near Lambeth Bridge.

Mon, 13:32
The A13 is closed in both directions after a serious crash on the Wennington Viaduct

UPDATE: The A13 Wennington Viaduct is open in both directions after a serious crash near the A1306 London Road.

Mon, 11:17
Commuters have been experiencing delays across the Underground network

A fire alert at Uxbridge Underground station caused problems on the already delayed Metropolitan Line and Piccadilly Line this morning.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
The woman died after being hit by a train at Battersea Park station

A woman has died after being hit by a train at Battersea Park station.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
You can visit the disused platforms of Charing Cross station's Jubilee Line

Tube lovers and rail enthusiasts are being given a rare opportunity to visit one of London’s largest disused Underground stations.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
A person was hit by a train at Gipsy Hill station

Services through Gipsy Hill station are delayed and cancelled this morning after a person was hit by a train.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Expect queues, cancellations and delays at Victoria station this evening  (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

An accident near Brighton this afternoon has had a knock-on effect on trains leaving the capital.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Do you recognise this man? [Photograph from British Transport Police]

Police are searching for a man who sexually assaulted a woman on the Tube bewtween Fulham Broadway and Earls Court during the morning rush hour.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Delays are expected until at least 6pm at Paddington staiton [Photo by Bruno Vincent/Getty Images]

Commuters using Paddington to get home face delays until at least 6pm after a signalling problem caused problems for trains running in and out of the station.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
The tran was bound for London Marylebone when O'Connor boarded and exposed himself [Photograph from Rept0n1x/Wikimedia images]

A man from Dartford who exposed himself and performed an indecent act in front of children on a school trip has been jailed.

Monday, April 13, 2015
The crash happened between Junction 6 and 7 at Godstone (Pic Highways Agency)

A crash on the M25 between Junction 6 and Junction 7 near Godstone, Kent means traffic is down to just one lane.

Monday, April 13, 2015
A signal failure at Edgware Road station caused knock-on overcrowding across the Tube network this morning [Photograoh by Sunil060902]

The failure at Edgware Road led to a part-suspension of the District line as well as severe delays on the Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.

Friday, April 10, 2015
Heavy traffic

One of London’s busiest roads has closed for the weekend so workmen can finish repairs, Transport for London (TfL) has announced.

Friday, April 10, 2015
(Picture:: PA)

A man has been hit by a train in front of hordes of commuters at Stockwell Underground station.

Thursday, April 9, 2015
Passengers at Paddington face delays after a signalling failure (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Earlier we reported that all lines to and from Paddington station, including the Heathrow Express, were delayed due to a faulty train.

Thursday, April 9, 2015

With cycle safety now a key issue in the capital - here at London24 we are keeping a list of every cyclist’s death across the city in 2015.

Thursday, April 9, 2015
The bus caught fire on the A2 slip road to the M25

A bus caught fire on the A2 slip road to the M25 this morning, causing thick smoke to drift across the carriageways.

Thursday, April 9, 2015
The incident happened at the Millbank Tower end of Lambeth Bridge [Photograph by Justin Norris]

A woman died this morning after she was hit by a tipper truck just after she cycled over Lambeth Bridge.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
89 passengers carefully boarded a replacement train [Photograph courtesy of the London Fire Brigade]

Train passengers had a lucky escape this morning when their quick-thinking driver narrowly averted a horror crash.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Well, if you’re an EE customer with a Nokia Lumia 640 or 640 XL phone, or the Samsung Galaxy 6 or S6 Edge, you’ll be able to make all the phone calls you want in Tube stations and on Tube platforms.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
The hunt is on to find the three knifemen

A man is in hospital in a ‘serious’ condition after he was stabbed on a London-bound train last night.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
There is disruption at Liverpool Street station (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

A man died this morning after he was hit by a train between Bishop’s Stortford and Elsenham.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Passengers at Paddington face delays after a signalling failure (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Commuters using two of London’s busiest stations face delays after a fatality on the tracks and signal failures brought train services to a standstill.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
There is disruption at Liverpool Street station (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Trains to and from London Liverpool Street are experiencing cancellations and delays of up to half an hour after a signal failure blocked all lines to the station.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

The A12 Blackwall Tunnel Approach has reopened southbound from Bow Roundabout and northbound from the A13 after a serious crash in the early hours of this morning.

Monday, April 6, 2015
Kingsway had to be evacuated when the blaze broke out [Picture Dan Kitwood/Getty Images]

Some of central London’s busiest roads will most likely remain closed until the middle of the week, after an underground fire raged for two days causing massive damage, police have said.

Friday, April 3, 2015
Elephant and Castle subways will be replaced with wider pedestrian crossings [Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images]

Good Friday is traditionally a solemn day – and tonight’s “funeral” for the notorious northern roundabout outside Elephant and Castle tube station promises to be no different.

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Expect scenes like this [Photograph by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty]

Travellers hoping to escape the city over the long Easter weekend could be facing major headaches as Euston, Paddington and Liverpool Street, London Bridge, Cannon Street and Charing Cross stations ALL have work taking place.

Earthquake experts are preparing for high numbers in terms of deaths and damage.

He won’t be cutting out booze and fags but he will be “responsible”.

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.