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A teenager was seriously injured when he was attacked by a gang at a Docklands Light Railway station.

Police have launched an appeal to catch the group of men after the victim, who was on his way home following New Year's Eve celebrations, was stabbed repeatedly.

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The Docklands Light Railway's (DLR's) three-car upgrade has been completed on time and within budget with the launch of three-car trains on the Tower Gateway to Beckton route.

The £325million upgrade also includes longer platforms, improved track and signalling, £13million of improvements to Tower Gateway station and an entire new station at South Quay.

00jul17transport2web.jpgCommuters were hit by a meltdown of transport to Canary Wharf this morning with both the Jubilee line and DLR hit by problems.

A signal failure at Canada Water saw the Jubilee line suspended between London Bridge and Canary Wharf at the peak of rush hour, while Bank station shut because of overcrowding.

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The new South Quay DLR station could be open in the next few weeks.

The Docklands Light Railway has been working on the new station approximately 120m east of the current stop for nearly two years in order to accommodate three-car trains.

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DLR travellers heading west can now touch out at Tower Gateway once again.

The City terminal opened today after a closure of around eight months for maintenance works, but some lines were disrupted this morning by a signal failure at West India Quay.