London Underground

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...

Why You're Return To Work Commute Was A Nightmare...

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK

Commuters have endured a difficult return to work due to problems on main line trains as well as the Tube. Passengers on the busy London to Scotlan...

Interesting Sign Spotted On The London Underground

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Comedy

Thanks to @TechnicallyRon for this spot at Kilburn Park station. We're not sure about TFL's new tone... ...

On Being Mistaken for a Pregnant Lady on the Tube

Christina Kenny | Posted 12.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Christina Kenny

How could this be happening? ... I'd lost a lot of weight over the last couple of years and am now a size 14 (the slimmest I've been since I was 14). But that's obviously not good enough if I look pregnant. And not just a bit pregnant - enough to make two sober and presumably rational adults assume that I am pregnant enough to need to sit down on public transport. That's, what, like, seven months?

Baby's Buggy Blown Onto Tube Tracks In 'Near-Fatal' Incident

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK

A series of pictures depicting the terrifying moment a child's buggy was blown into the path of an oncoming tube train have been released by police. ...

Pretend Art, Pretend Critics: Fabrice Le Nézet's 'Elasticity'

Chris Townsend | Posted 08.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Chris Townsend

'Elasticity', as the internet was slow to realize, does not exist in any physical form, but only in the doctored photographs, video, and text which comprise Le Nézet's press release. As anyone who had commuted through Dalston Junction in the intervening time could have told you, there were no enormous concrete blocks hanging from the ceiling of that particular underground station.

Getcha Street On

Sarah McGiven | Posted 27.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

These three collections take street influences, from classic 90's hip hop style, Kawaii and the gritty London realness that is the Tube, and turn them into super cool, easy to wear, edgy fashion for men and women, that references London, New York and Tokyo style.

This New TFL App Tells You How Hot Your Tube Train Will Be

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Comedy

Travelling by London Underground during this hot weather? You might find this new TFL app - designed by @TechnicallyRon - useful... ...

Watch The Moment This Tube Passenger Lost A Valiant Battle Not To Laugh

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK

It's a rare occurrence on London's lonely and introverted underground, but a carriage crammed full of commuters have been captured sharing a grin on t...

Man Sings Along To The Music In His Headphones, Fellow Commuter's Reaction Is Priceless

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Comedy

They say you should dance like nobody's watching. Well, here's evidence that you should sing like nobody's listening. Because this guy - filmed on ...

YouTube Clip Of Woman Biting Man On Tube Triggers Police Investigation

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK

It seems Luis Suarez is not the only one with a penchant for biting after footage emerged appearing to show a woman sinking her teeth into another pas...

Mark Harding: Irony, Hypocrisy and a Media Blackout

Karl Davis | Posted 03.08.2014 | UK
Karl Davis

What was Mark Harding's crime? What had he done that prompted the police to act in such a robust manner? Mark, as a committed and dedicated defender of worker's rights had tried to persuade another member of staff from crossing the picket line. He hadn't been violent, or abusive, and the staff member concerned had successfully reported for work without incident.

Tube Driver Suspended For Bullying In 'Extraordinary' Row Over Queen Portrait

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK

A London Underground driver has been suspended over claims he "bullied and harassed" a fellow driver, including by placing a picture of the Queen in t...

Tube Strike Cancelled As 11th Hour Deal Struck

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.05.2014 | UK

A planned three-day strike by London Underground workers in a row over Tube ticket office closures has been called off after last-ditch talks. Memb...

Boris Johnson Accused Of 'Intervening' In Failed Talks Over Tube Strike

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 03.05.2014 | UK

A union leader has accused Boris Johnson of "intervening" to derail talks aimed at reaching an agreement to avoid a 72-hour tube strike by London Unde...

Fresh Talks To Avoid 72-Hour Tube Strike Next Week

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK

Fresh talks aimed at averting another strike on the London Underground are due to take place later this week. The conciliation service Acas said al...