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The London Overground continues to suffer severe delays this morning, Wednesday, after a person was taken ill on a train at Shadwell.
Affected lines and stations include those between Highbury and Islington and Clapham Junction, West Croydon, Crystal Palace and New Cross.
The Jubilee line is experiencing severe delays along the whole of the line due to a trespasser on the track earlier. Transport for London said the line is now back up and running but with severe delays during rush-hour. Tickets valid on local buses.
The Metropolitan line is also experiencing problems with no service between Aldgate and Baker Street and severe delays on the rest of the line due to the trespasser.
Commuters experienced extensive disruption to their journeys to work on Friday morning following an incident on the Underground.
A signal failure at Waterloo caused severe delays to the entire Jubilee line forcing Tube travelers to seek alternative routes.
Transport for London has apologised after a host of delays hit morning rush hour this week.
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday all saw separate incidents from points failures to broken down trains, impacting commuters' journeys.
The roll-out of wifi at Tube stations could help ease the sort of congestion, meltdown and passenger fury that has dogged the Jubilee line recently.
Criticism has been heaped on Transport for London for a week of disruption that saw passengers led out through darkened tunnels - an image that was zapped around the world ahead of the Olympic Games.