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A woman caused the Blackwall Tunnel to shut after she decided to take a walk through it on Wednesday night.


A woman was hit by a Jubilee line train at Swiss Cottage station this afternoon.

The line was part suspended between Waterloo and West Hampstead following the incident just before 3.30pm.


A passenger incident at Westferry caused major delays across the DLR network on Friday evening.

Services from Bank and Tower Gateway to Canary Wharf and Poplar were suspended.

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Major disruption hit the London Overground service on Thursday due to a fire alert at Surrey Quays station.

The incident took place at around 11am and by 2pm the section between Surrey Quays and Clapham Junction was still suspended.

Blackwall Tunnel: Broken down lorry causes delays

By Rob Virtue on November 5, 2014 8:36 AM |


A heavy goods vehicle breakdown on the northbound section of the Blackwall Tunnel is causing delays on Wednesday morning.

Traffic is stretching back to the Sun-In-The-Sands roundabout.


Shocking statistics pick out Tower Hamlets as the capital for hit and runs.

Figures released this week showed the east London borough at the top of the table for incidents where drivers have driven away from the scene of a crime, faring particularly bad in collisions where the victims were cyclists.

Cyclist hit by a car in Bow Common Lane

By Rachel Bishop on October 28, 2014 10:36 AM |


A cyclist was hit by a car in Bow Common Lane last night.

The road was closed at the junction of St Paul's Way just after 9pm, but re-opened just over an hour later.


Travellers between London City and Dublin received a double boost on Monday after CityJet announced it was increasing flights on the route.

It came in response to Flybe beginning its operations in Docklands with the Irish capital one of its key routes.


Flybe's preparing to compete with rail services as well as airlines as it begins its operations at London City Airport.

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A long-proposed cycle bridge linking Canary Wharf with Rotherhithe was given a boost this week when Mayor Boris Johnson said he would consider it.

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There are severe delays along the Jubilee line due to a faulty train at North Greenwich.

The line was closed between Canary Wharf and Stratford just under an hour ago while the train was fixed.


Calls have been made for drivers in the west of the capital to help pay for future crossings in the east, through a pan-London toll.

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


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


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.