London Underground

No, Chinese Women Don't All Want British Men

Jemimah Steinfeld | Posted 09.03.2015 | 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 06.03.2015 | 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 ...

HURRAH! Even More Of London's Tube Network Is Going 24-Hour

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Chris York | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK

Good news Londoners (and those lucky enough to be visiting) - even more of the capital's travel network is going to run 24-hours at weekends. All-...

The 7 Weird Thoughts Everyone Has On The Tube

Huffington Post UK | Eugene Smith | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Like most human inventions, the London Underground is distinctly designed to facilitate laziness. How would your legs cope without it? Whether you'...

Surely This Is The Worst Start Ever To A Job Interview

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK

We’ve all been there. You’re on the way to work in a fragile mood, someone stands a bit too close to you on the Tube and you unleash the expletive...

Police Investigate Video Of Woman Telling Black Man Why He 'Has A Problem'

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK

A video in which a woman tells a black man "you have a problem because you guys used to be slaves" is being investigated by police. The video, appa...

3,000 Bodies From London's Bedlam Burial Ground To Be Unearthed

PA | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK

Remains of a former lord mayor of London as well as those of a notorious criminal and political activists could be unearthed when excavation of an inf...

London Underground Worker Stabbed In The Face At Lancaster Gate Station

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2015 | UK

A London Underground worker has been stabbed in the face in the ticket hall of Lancaster Gate station. The victim is a male customer service assis...

People Ditching Public Transports Due To Hygiene Concerns

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Travellers are turning their noses up at public transport because of concerns over hygiene, according to a survey. Other appear to be too posh for ...

Singer Starts Impromptu 'A Little Respect' Singalong On Tube Platform

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Normally when someone starts singing on the Tube it's just another annoyance during your commute. But if it's a trained vocalist singing Erasure's ...

Tube Strike To Go Ahead On Monday

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK

A strike by drivers on a busy London Underground line will go ahead on Monday after peace talks broke down. Members of the Rail, Maritime and Trans...

Tube Tips On How To Survive A Terror Attack Are Not Exactly Comforting

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK

London commuters have been handed less than comforting guidance on how to stay safe against an attack by extremists as part of a nationwide anti-terro...

Two Guys Have An Epic 'Tongue Click' Ping Pong Match On London Underground Platform

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Comedy

Now THIS is how you amuse yourself while waiting for a Tube train. Check out Thomas Ryan and his friend, who decided to fill their time at Chancery...

Kings Cross Disaster: 27 Years on, Boris Johnson et al Are Playing With Fire

Karl Davis | Posted 18.01.2015 | UK
Karl Davis

History doesn't just repeat, it gathers its forces at the borders of ignorance and complacency, ready to stage a guerrilla attack...

Ghostly Black-Eyed Child Of Cannock Chase 'Haunting The London Underground'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK

A spectre known as “the black-eyed child” has reportedly been spotted on the London Underground. A traveller and his wife said they encountere...

Simple Hammer Test Shows Just How Dirty The Tube Is

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Next time the Tube doors open, you may want to think twice before rushing to get yourself a seat. A recent (not-so scientific) experiment has revea...

Six Annoying Things Londoners Have to Deal With

Emma Rose Black | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emma Rose Black

Are you thinking about moving to London? Well, it's an amazing city but you do have to be ready to make some big changes in your life to adjust to living here. Whether you're a country bumpkin from the UK or travelling to start a new life here from overseas there are a few things you should know, straight up.

This Is London's New 'Driverless' Tube Train

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Tech

London Underground has officially unveiled its 'New Tube for London' at a cost of £2.5 billion. The futuristic looking trains will be packed with ...

Check Out This London Underground Busker Playing A Bach Violin Concerto... On The Harmonica

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Jazz pianist John Turville spotted this harmonica player performing Bach's Violin Concerto in A minor on the London Underground - and as he says: "Thi...

Tube Workers To Strike Next Week

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Tube Strike Next Week Called Off As London Underground Staff Reach A Deal Tube workers are set to stage 48-hour strike next week over a lon...

Kurdish Protesters Shut Down Oxford Circus Tube

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 06.10.2014 | UK

Kurdish protesters shut down Oxford Circus tube station in central London, to protest about the perceived lack of action to protect the town of Kobane...

Happy Wednesday! London Commuters Endure Hellish Maze Of Queues

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK

A glance at these pictures is likely to make you want to put your head in your hands and climb back into bed. So spare a thought for the poor comm...

Transport For London Pays Tribute To Joan Rivers With A Highly Amusing Sign

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Comedy

As one tweeter has pointed out following the death of the iconic Joan Rivers: Think what would bother Joan Rivers most about the bad taste jokes be...

14 People Genuinely Worried About The Tube Terror Attack Hoax

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK

It was probably inevitable - the government raises the terrorist threat level so some silly sod starts a rumour of imminent attack on the London Under...