Transport for London

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.

Tube Strike Will Hit All Zone One Stations On Monday

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK

A planned Tube strike will see almost all stations in zone one shut from Sunday evening, Transport for London (TfL) has warned. Industrial action plan...

The 'Please Offer Me A Seat' Badge Will Help London Become The Most Inclusive City In The World

Mark Wild | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Mark Wild

During the trial, 72% of journeys were said to be easier as a result of the badge, in 86% of journeys participants reported feeling more confident when asking for a seat and 98% said they would recommend the badge and card to somebody who requires or would benefit from it.

We Need To Address The Housing Issues Of Nursery Staff

June O'Sullivan MBE | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK
June O'Sullivan MBE

Welcoming London's First Deputy Mayor for Education and Childcare Challenge, Joanne McCartney to discuss the London Childcare Challenge. Have you eve...

If You're A Regular Tube Passenger, Sadiq Khan Has Some Good News For You

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 18.11.2016 | UK

Fares for Londoners will be frozen until 2020, Sadiq Khan has announced. The freezes will be brought in for those travelling on pay-as-you-go fares on...

Northern Line Users, Rejoice! It's Your Turn To Get The Night Tube Service

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 18.11.2016 | UK

The Night Tube is set to run on a section of the London Underground’s Northern line, beginning on the evening of Friday 18 November. Trains will run...

Transport For London To Pay Funeral Costs For Croydon Tram Crash Victims

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.11.2016 | UK

Transport for London (TfL) has offered to pay for the funerals of the seven victims of the Croydon tram crash. Dane Chinnery, 19, Philip Logan, 52, Ph...

Video Shows 'Dangerous' London Bus Driver Nudging Cyclist Off Road

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK

Transport for London has launched an investigation after video emerged which appeared to show a bus driver “nudging” a cyclist out of the way. Cy...

Tube Chat Badges Are Going Down With London Commuters Exactly As You'd Expect

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 29.09.2016 | UK

London Underground commuters have proven that the ‘grumpy’ stereotype is still well and truly alive, by taking issue with a new incentive that enc...

This New TfL Map Could Change The Commute For Millions Of Londoners

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 21.09.2016 | UK

Transport for London has released a new look travel map showing what the future could look like for commuters who don’t live on the Tube network. Th...

A Row Over Timed Toilet Breaks Could Make Londoners Late For Work Today

The Huffington Post | James Martin | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK

London commuters are facing significant delays across the public transport network today due to strike action on the Hammersmith & City and Circle Lin...

A London Underground Station Has Been Taken Over By Cats

The Huffington Post | Farouq Suleiman | Posted 13.09.2016 | UK

Adverts at Clapham Common station have been replaced with pictures of cats - to make commuters happier. This campaign is the brainchild of the organi...

You Can Now Take Two Rides For The Price Of One On London Buses

The Huffington Post | James Martin | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK

Sadiq Khan is launching the one-hour London bus hopper ticket on Monday. Passengers in the capital are now able to make a second journey for free if t...

Take This Bingo Card With You If You're Getting The Night Tube

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.08.2016 | UK Comedy

Londoners, the Night Tube is finally here! That means we can all get anywhere we want at any time we want. At least, if it’s on the Central line or ...

10 Top Tips To Ensure You Make The Most Of The Night Tube

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 19.08.2016 | UK Comedy

London’s Night Tube is set to begin running from 19 August this year. Almost a year late, the London Underground network will start by rolling out s...

Here's Everything You Need To Know About The New Night Tube Service

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 19.08.2016 | UK

The long-awaited Night Tube service is finally coming to London this weekend following almost a year of delays and strike action over workers’ pay a...

Tube Staff Splash Vegetable Soup Around Carriages To Imitate Vomit In Night Tube Preparations

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK

Preparations for the London Night Tube are well underway, with staff being tested on their ability to evacuate stations and even deal with vegetable s...

Could Crowdfunding Be the Answer to TfL's Financial Woes?

Keith Prince | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK Politics
Keith Prince

As the financial pressures on Transport for London (TfL) grow, it is more important than ever that it considers alternative ways of financing its grow...

Commuters Marched Through Dark Tube Tunnel After Breakdown

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 06.07.2016 | UK

Central Line commuters had a somewhat novel journey home in London on Tuesday night after a rush-hour fault resulted in them being walked out of the d...

Heavy Rain Means A Big Problem For Commuters Who Wanted To Vote Tonight

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK

Severe delays caused by torrential rain has brought London to a standstill as commuters worry they may not get home in time to vote in the European Un...