Commuters advised to get their journeys in early
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Friday 06 January 2012
A flyover which takes traffic to and from the UK's biggest airport will remain closed for at least another week due to structural problems, it was announced today.
Sunday 04 December 2011
Wednesday 30 November 2011
Life insurers aren't usually regarded as the sort of companies where adrenaline rules – and you might think that Royal London, one of the country's biggest mutually owned insurers, would be more sleepy than most. Someone at the company obviously has a yearning for a more high-octane life, however. Royal London has just extended its contract to sponsor the Isle of Man TT motorbike race for another three years. It's a deal that brings the company worldwide publicity, although maybe an odd one for an insurer, given the regular accidents.
Wednesday 14 September 2011
The threat of Tube strikes during the Olympics has lessened significantly after drivers said they would accept a payment of at least £500 for working during the event next year.
Monday 05 September 2011
Moves to tackle overcharging of London travellers who forget to touch out with their Oyster pay-as-you-go card at the end of their journey were announced today.
Monday 29 August 2011
Olympic officials and sponsors will speed past thousands of ordinary Londoners stuck in traffic during next year's Olympic Games as part of controversial plans which give so-called VIPs extraordinary access to the capital's roads.
Monday 15 August 2011
Monday 15 August 2011
In a sign that does not bode well for next summer's celebration of sporting excellence, the biggest test event so far for the 2012 Olympic Games was marred yesterday by angry confrontations between drivers and stewards.
Saturday 13 August 2011
Council leaders and safety campaigners have condemned government plans to relax the criminal checks designed to protect passengers from dangerous taxi drivers.
Friday 05 August 2011
It is a source of unending wonder to me that the commuting population of London and its environs does not rise up in peaceful revolution against the authorities responsible for our public transport.
Tuesday 26 July 2011
The capital's roads will be put under extra pressure from traffic during the Olympic Games next year, Transport for London (TfL) admits, due to the special lanes being reserved for athletes and officials.
Monday 18 July 2011
Union leaders representing thousands of London Underground workers have rejected an improved five-year pay offer, it was announced today.
Monday 27 June 2011
The number of staff at Transport for London earning over £100,000 a year has increased to 379, new figures showed today.
Friday 24 June 2011
On the day Bradley Wiggins was named along with fellow Britons Geraint Thomas and Ben Swift in Team Sky's line-up for the Tour de France, the 31-year-old skidded off-message with an attack on the "dangerous Boris bikes" scheme introduced in London.
Thursday 16 June 2011
London Underground appealed for a series of Tube strikes to be called off today, saying it will reinstate a sacked driver if told to by an employment tribunal.
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