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By John Biggs

Transport for London is planning to close nearly all Underground ticket offices, including Canary Wharf, as the world uses Oysters and other contactless tickets.

It says there will still be staff on stations to assist passengers and few of us will notice the difference.

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If you're hearing Damon Albarn's 'woo hoo' from Blur's Song 2 at Canary Wharf Tube station then you're not alone.

One commuter has put a mash-up of the Brit pop hit - and the ticket barrier's cameo - on YouTube.

Click to see the video.

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Here are the latest pictures from inside Canary Wharf Crossrail station as the six storey development takes shape ahead of the planned 2015 opening.

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Woolwich will have a fully-functioning Crossrail station after a £54million funding deal was agreed.

Transport for London (TfL) and the Department for Transport (DfT) confirmed procurement for the fit-out can now take place in preparation for opening in December 2018.

BTPGreenwich1.jpgA teenager was forced onto the tracks after he was robbed by a gang at Greenwich railway station.

The 17-year-old victim from Plumstead took the dangerous action after four men attacked him and stole his mobile phone while he was waiting for a train.

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