Transport for London

TfL Scraps 'Ladies And Gentleman' Tube Greeting In Bid To Become Gender Neutral

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 13.07.2017 | UK

Transport for London (TfL) has scrapped announcements addressing passengers as “ladies and gentlemen” in a bid to become more gender-neutral, it h...

The London Underground Contains Toxic Particles That Could Put You At Risk Of Dementia

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.07.2017 | UK Tech

Commuters who travel regularly on the London Underground are breathing in around 12 million toxic ‘nanodust’ particles every single minute, accord...

TfL's New Tube Map Could Revolutionise Travel For People With Claustrophobia

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 05.07.2017 | UK

A tube map showing which parts of the network are above ground has been released by Transport for London (TfL) - and it could revolutionise travel for...

Anti-Terror Barriers Turn London's Blackfriars Bridge Into An 'Absolute Shambles' For Cyclists

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK

London’s Blackfriars Bridge has become an “absolute shambles” with thousands of cyclists being forced to “squeeze” through one lane due to s...

Terrifying Picture Of London Bridge Attacker Emerges As Boris Johnson Questions Police Monitoring

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK

Boris Johnson has added his weight of concern to debates over how a terrorist involved in the London Bridge attack was able to feature in a TV documen...

London Terrorist Was Known To MI5, Worked At KFC And Starred In Jihadi Documentary

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK

Two of the three London Bridge terrorists have been named by Scotland Yard as Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane. Butt, 27, a British citizen who ...

London's Busiest Bridges Get New Security Measures After Terror Attack

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK

Heavy-duty security barriers have been erected on bridges across London after the London Bridge attack. Seven people were killed and at least 48 injur...

London Bridge Attacker 'Was TfL Worker And Featured In The Jihadis Next Door'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK

UPDATE: Two London Bridge Terror Attackers Named One of the London Bridge terror attackers featured in a controversial Channel 4 documentary last year...

Your Tube Line Might Contain The Most Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK

A number of antibiotic-resistant superbugs have been discovered on the London Underground. More than 80 swabs were taken from handles and seats of eac...

Citymapper Launches A 'Smart Bus' Service In London

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Tech

Citymapper has already reinvented urban navigation. Now, it wants to reinvent the bus too. The transport app has teamed up with Transport for London (...

Woman’s Story Of Sexual Harassment And Victim-Blaming Shows Bleak Reality Of Being Female

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

One woman’s story of sexual harassment and subsequent victim-blaming on public transport earlier this week serves as a startling reminder of the ris...

Estate Agent To Remove 'Sexist' Advert Following Backlash

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

An estate agent has vowed to remove a “sexist” advert after it received widespread backlash online. The ad, for Marsh & Parsons estate agent, feat...

Think You’re Having A Bad Day? Look What Happened When A Tube Worker Stuck His Neck Out

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 22.03.2017 | UK

Sometimes it’s just one of those days, isn’t it? In a bizarre clip posted to social media, what looks like a London Underground worker appears to ...

This New Walking Tube Map Will Revolutionise The Commute For Even More Londoners

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK

The hugely successful walking Tube map has now been updated so it stretches as far as zone three and also includes National Rail routes. The official ...

Don't Put Up With Groping On The Tube, This Campaign Shows Why You Should Report It

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Sexual harassment on public transport is a routine occurrence for the millions of women who use London’s busses and tubes each year. But despite the...

Commuter Chaos After Central Line Train Derails

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK

Commuters are facing long delays this morning after an empty train derailed on the Central Line. There is no service between North Acton and Marble Ar...

Khloe Kardashian Protein World Ad Accused Of Promoting Negative Body Image

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Another Protein World campaign has come under scrutiny from body image campaigners and commuters, who fear it could send a negative message to women a...

This New Tube Map Will Help You Navigate Monday's Planned Strike

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK

Transport for London (TfL) has issued a new map to help travellers navigate their way around the city during the next Tube strike. In a move which the...

The Tenderness of The Individual, The Cruelty of The Crowd

Tim Arnold | Posted 30.01.2017 | UK Politics
Tim Arnold

To show the best of our humanity, we must stand shoulder to shoulder with every individual who feels their freedom is under attack. Because one day, it could be our freedom that is threatened.

You May Only Just Be Getting Over The Last Tube Strike, But Another Could Be Coming

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK

Just days after London commuters were hamstrung by a Tube strike, another walkout is in the pipeline. Members of the RMT union are set to vote on whe...

Piano Man Soothes Angry Commuters As Clapham Junction Evacuated

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK

As authorities were forced to evacuate London’s Clapham Junction station on Monday due to overcrowding, one man took it upon himself to ease the tra...

Commuters In 'Mad Max-Style' Fight For Buses As Tube Strike Causes Travel Chaos

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK

Authorities were forced to evacuate London’s Clapham Junction station on Monday due to overcrowding as Tube strikes led to ‘Mad Max-style’ scene...

All You Need To Know To Beat The Tube Strike On Your Journey Home

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK

Commuters travelling back from work this evening have been advised to complete all Tube journeys by 6pm as London’s 24-hour Tube strike continues. T...

Everything You Need To Know About Tonight's Tube Strike

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 08.01.2017 | UK

London Underground passengers face travel chaos from Sunday evening because of a strike by thousands of workers in a dispute over jobs and ticket offi...

Sadiq Khan's Spin Is Derailing Devolution

Keith Prince | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Politics
Keith Prince

This morning Sadiq Khan issued a press release in which he made five pledges to suburban Londoners listing improvements that he claims would happen if the Government devolves control of suburban rail to Transport for London.