London Underground

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 03.04.2015 | 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 ...

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...