London Underground

My Meeting With a 7/7 Suicide Bomber

David Macaulay | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK
David Macaulay

On 8 July 2005 I opened a copy of The Times and was disturbed to see a familiar face staring back at me from the front page. For a few minutes I struggled to work out why I knew this man. Then I realized it was a photograph taken on an assignment I had been on and I had interviewed the leader of Britain's first suicide bombers.

This Week's Tube Strike 'Will Definitely Go Ahead'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK

• UPDATE: Aslef says the strike will 'definitely go ahead' • London Underground workers strike dispute over Night Tube • Up to 20,000 staff ...

Remembering Each Victim Of the 7/7 Bombings

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK

To mark the ten year anniversary of the London 7/7 terrorist attacks, HuffPost is running Beyond The Bombings, a special series of interviews, blogs, ...

The Honest Night Tube Map Is Much More Realistic

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK Comedy

Ladies and Gentlemen, all aboard the Night Tube service from Just The One Pint to Slept Past My Stop, calling at Pissed On Lambrini, Ill-Advised Kebab...

'London City Worker Snorts Cocaine' On Packed Tube In Brazen Video

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK

A man reported to be a worker in the City has apparently been recorded on video snorting what he claims to be cocaine while he travels on the Tube wit...

At Last! London Is Getting A 24-Hour Tube Service And Here's The Map

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK

Londoners will be able to take advantage of a round-the-clock Tube service on five lines come 12 September. The Jubilee, Victoria and most of the ...

Brace Yourselves, Another Tube Strike Is Coming

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK

London Underground drivers are set to go on strike over the introduction of all-night Tube services and pay. Members of Aslef (Associated Society o...

12 People You Always See On The Tube

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Comedy

After a few commutes in London you start to notice a lot of the people you see on the Underground are a bit... odd. And there's definitely a few t...

Shocking, ANOTHER Sexist London Underground Ad

Caroline Robertson | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Caroline Robertson

Well here's a shocker for you: your company looks sexist and I'm not using your app. Perhaps instead of spending your budget on splashing your offensively degrading posters all over the London transport lines you could use it on replacing your copywriters.

A Shadow Cast over the Sun: Vodafone Sol, Buxton Water and Assaults against Public Space

Lucy Bell | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK Politics
Lucy Bell

Fighting against growing levels of precarity, unemployment, poverty and homelessness - in Spain and, contrary to what our government claims, in the UK - also requires us to reclaim what should belong to the state and its citizens, to us.

Reports Of Sexual Offences On London Transport Are Soaring

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK

The number of sexual offences reported on London's public transport network is soaring. There were 34.7% more sexual offences reported on the netwo...

Take The Ultimate Tube Quiz - How Well Do You Know The London Underground?

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Comedy

If you spend 15-30 hours of your life commuting through London every week, you probably think you know the Tube inside out. But do you really? Our com...

Everything You Need To Know About The New Tube Map

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK

Transport for London has released the latest iteration of the iconic Tube map, taking into account long-term station closures, additional stations and...

New Video Reveals The 'Ghost' Tube Station Disused For 80 Years

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 30.04.2015 | UK

This amazing footage of one of London’s most famous ‘ghost’ Tube stations shows the abandoned tunnels once used by Winston Churchill to shelter ...

A Fascinating 'Ghost' Station Has Been Uncovered In South London

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 21.04.2015 | UK

A historic “ghost” station hidden in south London has been unearthed by engineers working on the new Thameslink transport programme. Workers bu...

This Morning's Commute Was More Like 'Crossing Mordor' And 'The Hunger Games'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK

Twitter exploded with complaints from frustrated commuters this morning as travelers were faced with nightmare scenes across London and further afield...

Commuter Hit In The Head By Tube Train As He Picked Up His Bag

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.04.2015 | UK

Commuters watched in horror as a young man was struck by a London Underground train as he bent down to reach his bag. The man, believed to be in h...

This Tube Station Poster Has A Harsh Message For London Commuters

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK Comedy

Strange. We don't remember seeing this poster at Waterloo station. Did our bosses plant it there? Nice start to the morning. pic.twitter.com/yrK...

Drinking Caffeine After Quitting Caffeine: What I Learned

Harvey Wilks | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Harvey Wilks

After a full month of not drinking caffeine I've just been and had my first coffee - a tasty, bitter black Americano. Relishing the first, piping-hot sip in slow motion, I sat down to chat to a colleague about existential copywriter stuff and what stuff means and stuff.

London Is Still Smouldering After Massive Blaze

Huffington Post | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 02.04.2015 | UK

Londoners could be forgiven for feeling a little hot under foot today as the city continued to burn underground following a huge electrical fire in Ho...

Disgusting Racist Rant Captured On London Underground

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK

A woman has been caught on camera launching a disgusting racist rant towards two men on the London Underground. Despite being called a "bigot" and ...

'Hero' Killed By Tube At Old Street Was Trying To Save His Brother

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK

A man has died after being hit by a Tube train as he tried to save his brother, who had fallen on to the tracks. Nick Mann, 35, from London, was tr...

No, Chinese Women Don't All Want British Men

Jemimah Steinfeld | Posted 06.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jemimah Steinfeld

Enter the British men of the London Underground. With their sharpened suits and iPhones in hand, they look every bit like a Chinese girl's dream. Part of this attraction is their evocation of wealth and fashion. Then add in the Brit factor.

Keeping Us Moving as We Grow - My Journey Underground

Ivan Massow | Posted 06.05.2015 | UK Politics
Ivan Massow

London is the fastest growing most exciting and dynamic, financially buoyant city in the world, home of the elite - king of financial services - slave to no one. London therefore needs a mayor who will embraces this - not stop it.

This Oxford Circus Crush Led To Scuffles In The Streets

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.03.2015 | UK

Commuters were forced to practice their rugby skills at Oxford Circus Thursday night as severe congestion caused the pavements to become flooded with ...