Transport for London

Mind the Gap: It's Still Too Hard to Get Around London If You Are Disabled

Mark Atkinson | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Tech
Mark Atkinson

This move by Uber represents an expansion of choice for disabled people in London - choice that other commuters and passengers already have. There are of course lots of other providers - particularly the word-famous London black taxis cabs - whose vehicles are accessible.

Sadiq Khan's New London Bus Fare 'Will Make Life Cheaper'

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK

Sadiq Khan has hit the ground running and announced the introduction of a new 'bus hopper' fare for Londoners on his second day in office. The new ma...

'Praise Allah' Advert On Buses In England Aimed At Helping Syrian Victims

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK

Hundreds of buses across England will carry adverts praising Allah as part of a drive to highlight the plight of Syrians fleeing civil war during Rama...

Dog Forced To Spend Night On London Bus After Being Abandoned

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 30.04.2016 | UK

A desperate search is underway to find the owner of a dog who was abandoned on a London bus on Thursday night. The driver of the bus posted a picture ...

This Is What Happens When You Remove Tube 'Thought Of The Day Board'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK

Commuters haven't been shy in offering Transport for London (TfL) feedback after a 'thought of the day' board was removed at a south London tube stati...

'Erratic' Knifeman Assault On Tube Station Prompts Police Appeal To Northern Line Passengers

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 22.04.2016 | UK

Police have arrested a knifeman who attacked a woman commuter at a busy train station in London. Officers were called to Bank Station after reports o...

Cultured Fox Takes London Bus To War Museum

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK

A fox proved it was not only cunning, but also cultured, on Monday, by boarding a London bus to the Imperial War Museum. The animal was photographed o...

Standing-Only Tube Escalators Go Against Everything Londoners Hold Dear

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK

Every Londoner knows the golden rule of the escalator: walk on the left, stand on the right. So when transport chiefs tried to introduce a new system ...

Not Walking Up Tube Escalators Gets You To Work Quicker Study Finds

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK

Tube commuters will be told to stand on both sides of the escalator at a busy central London station for six months - after an initial trial showed it...

The Night Tube Could Increase Crime At These 12 Stations

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK

Crime and anti-social behaviour may increase at 12 London underground station's when the Night Tube is launched, a report has warned. The "red sta...

A Woman Was Dragged Under A Tube Train Because 'Her Coat Wasn't Big Enough'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK

A woman was dragged under a Tube train because her coat wasn’t big enough to alert the driver, it has been found. The Evening Standard reported t...

Commuter Chaos As Kings Cross Station Evacuated At Peak Of Rush Hour

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 08.03.2016 | UK

London's Kings Cross station was thrown into chaos on Tuesday morning as hundreds of commuters were evacuated. Emergency at King's Cross station! ?...

Crews Face 'Blood-Soaked' Tube Carriages As Part Of Biggest Drill Ever Held In London

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 29.02.2016 | UK

GRAPHIC CONTENT WARNING This is the aftermath of a tower block collapsing into a Tube station. The terrifyingly-real staged scene is part of Lon...

There's A Problem With The New Elizabeth Line That Has Disabled People Confused

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 25.02.2016 | UK

Crossrail's new Elizabeth Line was unveiled to much fanfare this week but even though it won't run until May it's already causing problems. A mix-u...

Workers Accidentally Drill Hole In Tube Line, Commuters Fear They're Under Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 23.02.2016 | UK

Commuters were left panicked on Monday night when builders accidentally drilled down into a London Underground tunnel, causing debris to fall on passi...

Cyclist's Film Backfires After Public Side With 'F***ing Idiot' Motorist

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 17.02.2016 | UK

A cyclist has been heavily criticised online after video emerged of him aggressively confronting a female motorist who he accused of turning too close...

Interactive Tube Map Shows How Long It Will Really Take To Travel Between Stations

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 12.02.2016 | UK

The prayers of London Underground users have been answered with this alternative interactive Tube map that shows how long it will take to travel betwe...

Commuters Rejoice - This Week's Tube Strike Has Been Called Off

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 05.02.2016 | UK

Londoners have been left relieved after one of the capital's biggest rail unions called off a strike set to hit the Tube network this weekend. RMT...

Just When You Thought It Was Over.. 7 Fresh Tube Strikes Announced

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK

Commuters are set to face seven more days of travel chaos in the coming months, as one of London's biggest rail unions announced plans for a fresh wav...

London Underground Housing Map Shows Exactly Where You Can't Afford To Live

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK

Ever wanted to be confronted with the crushing reality of just how much travelling to work costs IN ADDITION to the property prices of areas you skirt...

Urn Filled With Human Remains Found On London Transport Collected After 7 Years

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 01.02.2016 | UK

Cremated remains found on public transport seven years ago have been reunited with loved ones after an urn lay all but forgotten in Transport For Lond...

Transport for London Has a Problem With Young People

Priya Bryant | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Priya Bryant

As we draw closer to the Mayoral elections, the fact that our transport network is failing us needs to be addressed. Transport for London needs to become just that: a service available for everyone in this city.

People Taken To Hospital After Three Buses Collide Outside Parliament

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK

Three London buses have collided outside Parliament, leaving around 15 people injured. Three Routemasters collided at the junction of Parliament Sq...

The Big Challenges for the Next Mayor of London

Luke Springthorpe | Posted 10.01.2016 | UK Politics
Luke Springthorpe

I'm going to cut to the chase; the next few years are going to see London's infrastructure stretched to breaking point, and the next Mayor of London has a colossal job on their hands to prevent the capital's vital services and infrastructure from bursting at the seams.

Police Release Pictures Of London Night Bus Sex Pest

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK

A woman was left "frightened and scared" after a man repeatedly rubbed her leg for 20 minutes during an early morning trip on a London night bus. O...