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The Moment Black Cab Bursts Into Flames On Central London Bridge

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 18.07.2016 | UK

A black cab has caught fire on a the middle of a central London bridge, causing long delays as firefighters tackled and the blaze and shut the crossin...

London Bus And Fire Engine Crash, Injuring Seven

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK

A London bus and a fire engine crashed in Brixton on Thursday evening, injuring seven people and causing travel chaos. The head on smash happened at a...

Travel Chaos Looms After South London Flash Flooding Left Cars Submerged

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 07.06.2016 | UK

Flash flooding in south London, which turned a high street into a canal, is disrupting travel in the area, with trains carrying commuters at a slower ...

'Immigrant Hating' Euro 2016 Attack Suspect Found 'Armed To The Teeth'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK

A Frenchman arrested for allegedly planning 15 attacks on the Euro 2016 football championships was "armed to the teeth" with an arsenal of weapons, in...

Two Killed And Several Injured In M5 Crash

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 02.06.2016 | UK

Two men have been killed and several other people injured in a crash on the M5 motorway. The collision, involving at least four vehicles, happened b...

British Woman Who Died In Thailand Speedboat Accident 'Was On Honeymoon'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 29.05.2016 | UK

UPDATE: Body Found In Search For Missing British Man Following Thai Speedboat Crash A British woman killed in a speedboat accident in Thailand ...

Here's How The Huge Protests in France Could Affect Your Bank Holiday Trip There

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 27.05.2016 | UK

A dispute over labour reforms in France has led to blockades in towns and cities, and on motorways and bridges, leading to a fuel shortage. Six of Fra...

MH370 Investigators To Look At Debris 'Found By BBC Reader'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 27.05.2016 | UK

A piece of debris discovered on a beach in Mozambique is being examined to see if it is part of lost Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, after a man conta...

Man In Surprsingly Chipper Mood After Python Bites Him On The Penis

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 27.05.2016 | UK

Warning: This story contains graphic images A Thai man is smiling and recovering well after he was bitten on the penis by a python whilst on the toile...

Tube Station Evacuated After Smoke Bomb Set Off

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 21.05.2016 | UK

A Tube station had to be evacuated evacuated after a smoke bomb was set off. The device went off at around 3.20pm and the station was closed for 40 mi...

Rush Hour Tube Delays Blamed On 'Wrong Kind Of Sunlight'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK

Rush hour delays on the London Underground have been blamed on that rarest of phenomena: too much sun. What has been branded “the wrong sort of sun...

British Family Beaten Unconscious At Thai Tourist Hotspot

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK

Warning: Graphic content Three members of a British family were attacked and left unconscious in a popular tourist hotspot in Thailand. The woman, he...

Concerns Grow For British Traveller Missing In Peru

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 17.04.2016 | UK

Concern is growing for a 29-year-old English traveller who has not been seen since he went to visit a mountain in Peru more than a week ago. The famil...

Train Hits Tractor At Level Crossing, Injuring Passengers

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 10.04.2016 | UK

A driver is believed to have been seriously hurt and a number of passengers injured when a train hit a tractor on a level crossing. The passenger serv...

These People Really Enjoyed England's Hottest Day Of The Year

Huffington Post Staff | James Martin | Posted 04.04.2016 | UK

England experienced a "taste of spring" as it enjoyed the hottest day of the year so far. A top temperature of 17.2C (63F) was recorded on Sunday in G...

Storm Katie Winds Were So Strong They Caused A CRANE To Collapse

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 29.03.2016 | UK

Flights were cancelled, roads flooded and crane bent over as high winds hit Britain and amber weather warnings were issued for London and the South Ea...

Your Easter Break Might Have To Be Indoors Given The Forecast

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK

Gales and heavy rain will lash much of the UK over a "changeable" Easter weekend, according to forecasters. Severe weather warnings for high winds hav...

Here's What You Need To Know If You're Travelling For Easter

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK

As millions of people head off for Easter breaks both at home and abroad, most transport routes around the country look set to be extremely busy over ...

'Scary' Pictures Show Flooded BA Plane After Trolley Hits Water Pipe

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 19.03.2016 | UK

British Airways passengers were left alarmed and wet when their plane was flooded after a pipe sprung a leak. Electronics were damaged and blankets ha...

Time Lapse Video Beneath London Shows How Crossrail's Tunnels Are Built

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK

This time lapse video shows the sheer scale of the building project that is set to revolutionise London's public transport. Published by Mashable ...

Passengers 'Wet Themselves' During London Commuter Train Crush

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 29.01.2016 | UK

Passengers on board overcrowded trains from London to Essex ended up wetting themselves on seats after a series of delayed trains saw late night servi...

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...

Another THREE Days Of Tube Strikes Announced

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

Members of the RMT on London Underground are to stage three 24-hour strikes and a week of industrial action in separate disputes over pay and plans fo...

MP Said Train Line Chaos Is Hindering Job Interviews, Then This Happened

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti & Jack Sommers | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK

Just two days after an MP warned a train line was so unreliable that employers were refusing to consider job applicants who rely on it, a father tweet...

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Shouldn't More Of Us Earn As Much As London Underground Drivers...

HuffingtonPost.com | Jack Sommers | Posted 05.08.2015 | UK

Every Tube strike, including the one due to begin Wednesday, triggers griping about the generous pay and leave London Underground drivers already rece...