‘Avoid Tube’ warning as strike could close South London stations

Transport for London today (5 June) advised people to avoid travelling on the Tube network tomorrow and before 8am on Tuesday 7 June. It said a strike by members of the RMT... Read more »

The Greater Manchester companies that helped build the new Elizabeth line stations in London

Specialist businesses in Greater Manchester helped build key sections of the new Elizabeth line stations in London. Manchester-based Vetter UK, part of the Laing O’Rourke group, contributed to the delivery of Tottenham... Read more »

The London Underground’s busiest Tube line with two huge stations just 7 stops apart

Londoners are very fortunate to have an efficient network of tube lines running 402km and serving 275 stations beneath us. We’ve all used them at some point be it for the rat... Read more »

London transport live: Easter weekend travel updates including London Underground part closures, M25 traffic, and train stations to avoid

People travelling around London should expect some disruption to their journeys this weekend, as Transport for London (TfL) and other travel companies prepare for a number of closures across the Easter Weekend... Read more »

Top five busiest train stations in south east London revealed

The top five busiest train stations in south east London have been revealed. The figures, based on ticket sales, show the most used stations in the region between 2020 and 2021 by... Read more »

Govia Thameslink have restored eight routes an hour from Victoria to South London stations – South London News

Eight trains an hour are now running to London Victoria, allowing travellers to reach East Croydon, Streatham Common, Battersea Park, Clapham Junction and Wandsworth Common, Balham,  Mitcham Junction and Sutton. There are fewer trains... Read more »

The lost Croydon railway stations that were closed when the trams came to town

Croydon’s tram service has established itself as a modern commuter success story. Despite trams mostly going out of fashion back in the mid 20th century, some cities and towns have managed to... Read more »

Mum of murdered sisters calls for police stations to face ‘special measures’ after officer misconduct

Police stations should be placed in “special measures” if officers’ conduct is found to repeatedly fall below the public’s expectations, the Venerable Wilhelmina Smallman has said. It comes after Metropolitan Police officer... Read more »

Cambridgeshire’s busiest train stations revealed

Cambridge remains one of the busiest train stations outside of London, despite a huge drop in passenger numbers due to the pandemic. People used the station 2.3 million times in 2020/21 –... Read more »

BBC alarm: Radio listeners affected by alarm as ‘deafening silence’ hits stations

Listeners to radio programmes across the BBC were left baffled after an evacuation announcement left stations in complete silence. On the Today Programme, following a pre-prepared broadcast about the Ghislaine Maxwell trial,... Read more »