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The east of the Thames should have four new crossings, including one running along bottom of the river.

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Canary Wharf Group has defended its resistance to Transport for London's current proposals for the new east to west Cycle Superhighway 2.

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Trains due to be running through Greenwich on Monday morning were cancelled due to a signalling problem at Westcombe Park.

The issue was affecting the London Bridge to Charlton line throughout rush-hour.

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Approval could be sought for the Silvertown Tunnel next year, according to Transport for London's latest consultation on the project.

Released to the public on Wednesday, the document focuses on designs for the crossing, planned for next to the Blackwall Tunnel and running between Greenwich and Newham.

Video: TfL shows design for Silvertown Tunnel

By Rob Virtue on October 14, 2014 11:20 AM |

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Transport for London has launched its penultimate consultation on the Silvertown Tunnel, linking Greenwich Peninsula and the Royal Docks. And its produced a video detailing the plans.

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Proposals to toll the Blackwall Tunnel and the planned Silvertown crossing will be the focus of a consultation launched by Transport for London later this month.

Next week's 48-hour Tube strike called off

By Rachel Bishop on October 9, 2014 2:41 PM |

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Tube strikes, which the RMT said would shut the Jubilee line, have been cancelled.

The strikes were planned for October 14-16 as part of a long battle over staff cuts that Transport for London said would save £50million a year.

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The Port of London Authority (PLA) has spoken of the potential dangers of putting a floating cycle path on the Thames.

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A gang smashed a bottle over a man's head in a sustained assault lasting over several minutes after he attempted to stop them a harassing a female passenger.

British Transport Police have released images of people they want to speak to about the attack, which happened at 11.15pm on Saturday, September 6, at West Ham Station.

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The Jubilee line will be closed during next week's 48-hour strike, the RMT has said.

London Underground workers will strike October 14-16 as part of a long battle over staff cuts.

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The Docklands Light Railway will be suspended from Bank and Tower Gateway to West India Quay and Poplar all weekend for engineering works.

The Jubilee line, meanwhile, will have no service from Finchley Road and Waterloo on Sunday until 11am.

DLR should be extended to Thamesmead, says council

By Rob Virtue on September 30, 2014 1:18 PM |

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A cross river DLR service linking Newham with Thamesmead and Abbey Wood has been proposed by Greenwich Council.

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Construction works of Canary Wharf's Newfoundland tower will see restrictions at Heron Quays Road throughout October.

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Trains will run throughout the night on the Jubilee line from September 12, 2015, Transport for London has announced.

It is one of five lines - alongside the Victoria, Piccadilly, Central and Northern - included in the 24-hour service, which will run at weekends.

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A train crossing over the Thames at Barking Riverside and a bridge for cyclists and pedestrians at Rotherhithe are being supported by London's Liberal Democrats.

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