Tube Strike

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...

A 24 Hour Strike Is Hitting The Central, Waterloo & City Lines From Today

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.01.2017 | UK

There will be 24 hour Tube strikes on the London Underground’s Central, Waterloo & City Lines from 9pm on Wednesday. The action comes over the “cu...

This Is What Happens When Two Great British Traditions Collide

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK

Monday’s Tube Strike has created what might be the world’s biggest queue for public transport - as two great British traditions collide with chaot...

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...

Tube Map Alternative Route Plans To Avoid Hammersmith And City And Circle Line Strikes

The Huffington Post | James Martin | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK

Commuters have been facing disruptions on the London transport network today as Tube workers stage a walkout over “timed toilet breaks” and “agg...

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...

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...

Tomorrow's Tube Strike Has Been Called Off

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 25.01.2016 | UK

The Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union has suspended a planned 24-hour Tube strike, which was set to begin tomorrow evening. Despite Tuesday'...

Three Days Of Tube Strikes Planned As Drivers Beg TfL To Stop 'Posturing'

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 10.01.2016 | UK

Train drivers on London Underground look set to take three days of strike action over a long-running dispute about pay and plans for an all night Tube...

People Are Concerned That The DLR Strike Is The Start Of The Robot Uprising

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 03.11.2015 | UK

As commuters struggle to get to work thanks to the DLR strike, many are expressing concern (and at times even genuine confusion) about how precisely t...

Why The DLR Strike Will Stop Trains Run By Robots

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 02.11.2015 | UK

London's Docklands Light Railway will be closed all day on Tuesday and Wednesday this week, after last ditch talks aimed at calling off the 48-hour s...

September Tube Strikes Cancelled

PA | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK

The threat of fresh strikes over plans for an all night Tube service in London has been averted after a union suspended industrial action. A Victor...

After All That, The Night Tube Has Been Postponed

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK

The launch of the 24-hour London Underground (LU) service has been postponed. The all-night tube service, set to run on selected Friday and Saturda...

Panic Over, The Tube Strike Has Been Suspended

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK

Both strikes planned for this week have been cancelled after talks between unions and London Underground managers. The strikes, planned for 25-26 a...

James O'Brien Just Destroyed Boris Johnson Over Striking Tube Workers

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK

LBC radio host James O’Brien has made an impassioned defence of striking London Underground workers, whilst criticising London Mayor Boris Johnson. ...

Tube Strikes and Dairy Deals - Solidarity or Subsidy?

Dave Clements | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Politics
Dave Clements

The travelling public should not grumble about the temporary inconvenience of longer journeys to and from work. Shake them by the hand. By defending their own interests and striving for more for themselves, they are standing up for us all. Good on 'em I say!

Two More Tube Strikes Called By Rail Union

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

A further two days of tube strikes are set to hit London, the RMT trade union has announced. Staff are poised to stage two, non-consecutive 24-hou...

The Tube Strike Is a Victory for British Queuing

Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.08.2016 | UK Comedy
Ryan Barrell

Through times of hardship, we usually come out with wonderful examples of perseverance, and the Tube strike is a prime example... But the real winner here - the biggest victory of them all - is the re-emergence of good old British queuing.

Travelling On The Road To Beat The Tube Strike? You Need To Read This

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK

Hundreds of traffic jams have been reported in London tailing back nearly 200 miles-long, as commuters faced chaos caused by striking tube workers. ...

Infographic Shows Why Every Day's Like A Tube Strike For Wheelchair Users

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK

As the Tube strike hits London and commuters complain of travel chaos, this infographic reminds us of the pitiful access wheelchair users have to the ...

This Tube Strike Bus Queue Almost Stretches The Whole Length Of Liverpool St Station

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK

Everyone expected to spend their mornings queuing thanks the tube strike - but the bus queue at Liverpool Street Station really took the biscuit. W...

9 Things That Put The Tube Strike Into Perspective

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK

There’s no doubt London’s tube strike is inconvenient for commuters and businesses, and a sticky, sweaty and very crowded bus journey isn't the be...

This Brilliant Website Shows You Everyone Cursing The Tube Strike In Real-Time

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK Tech

You may have noticed already but there's a tube strike on which means the levels of profanity in the nation's capital peaks as poor commuters mourn th...