Commuters advised to get their journeys in early
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Wednesday 28 March 2012
Many visitors pouring into London this summer for the Olympics will arrive at Nadia Comaneci. They'll need to travel by tube to Simon Whitfield (via Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal) before changing there and heading to Michael Phelps (via Carl Lewis).
Saturday 17 March 2012
Heavily delayed upgrade work threatens London Underground's most important Olympic route, politicians have warned.
Friday 16 March 2012
The Jubilee line is the biggest risk to transport plans for the 2012 Games, the London Assembly claimed today.
Thursday 15 March 2012
Tube passengers will have access to free WiFi during the Olympic Games. Platforms at 80 stations will have wireless coverage after Transport for London appointed Virgin Media to provide the service.
Wednesday 14 March 2012
Hundreds of London Underground maintenance workers are set to be balloted for strikes in a row over pensions and travel facilities, with the result due weeks before the capital's mayoral election.
Friday 09 March 2012
The 4am munchies just got a whole lot more convenient in LA, after Sprinkles shop in Beverly Hills created the world's first 24-hour cupcake ATM.
Sunday 04 March 2012
The Government gave us all food for thought last week when it finally published the first data from its long-awaited report on happiness. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) interviewed 80,000 people for its National Well-being Programme, and now it can tell us with some certainty that, on a happiness scale from 0 to 10, people in the UK are, on average, 7.6 happy.
Thursday 01 March 2012
With friends like these... For the umpteenth time since he became Labour leader, Ed Miliband must have been cursing his trade union supporters, after the leader of Unite, Len McCluskey, suggested that protests could be timed to disrupt the London Olympics.
Thursday 09 February 2012
Emergency teams rushing to incidents on the Tube are to travel under the same blue-light-and-siren system as police, ambulance and fire services, it was announced today.
Tuesday 07 February 2012
The first of 500 junctions to be reviewed under moves to improve cycle safety were announced today, including suggestions of giving bikes an "early start" at green traffic lights.
Tuesday 31 January 2012
Around 75 firefighters and 15 fire engines were tackling a blaze at a site that is believed to be a dairy today.
Friday 20 January 2012
Official travel advice to spectators visiting 2012 Games will give them a real test of endurance
Friday 13 January 2012
A busy west London flyover that closed before Christmas due to major structural problems will partially reopen before this morning's rush hour, transport chiefs have said.
Monday 09 January 2012
Experts fear London's Hammersmith Flyover could be closed for months due to defects
Monday 09 January 2012
Protesters say Transport for London is doing nothing to tackle the rise in fatal accidents
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