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Calls have been made to rezone West Ham, Canning Town and four DLR station to increase the rate of regeneration in east London.

Newham Mayor Sir Robin Wales said it would be unfair not to make the changes after Stratford was given the go-ahead to move from Zone 2 to 2/3 by 2016.

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Boris Johnson has announced three stations in east London are to be moved zones in a bid to encourage more people to visit.

Stratford, Stratford International and Stratford High Street will change from zone 3 to zone 2/3 from January 2016.

Bus driver beaten and spat at by Stratford gang

By Rob Virtue on July 17, 2014 9:29 AM |


Police are hunting four people who punched, kicked and spat on a bus driver in Newham.

The incident took place at Stratford Bus Station on April 27, at about 1.50pm. The driver was in charge of the 25 bus when an argument broke out.

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Campaigners against London City Airport expansion fear years of night time disruption if a planning application is approved.


Grab your binoculars and peer out from your office window or just get pitch up early for a roadside spot.

The Tour de France is coming to east London and with it a host of top international cycling talent.


Transport for London will next week launch a fresh consultation on a bridge linking Newham and Greenwich.

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Docklands Light Railway has nailed its colours to the mast by showing its support for British cyclists Chris Froome and Mark Cavendish ahead of next week's arrival of the Tour de France in London.


It's 120 years since Tower Bridge was completed and now those to the east of it are urging its time for another crossing.


Smartphone ticketing has been introduced on Thames Clipper fleets throughout the capital.

The technology means commuters simply need to download the free app to their android or iPhone to be able to instantly buy tickets at any time.

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British Airways geared up for its busiest summer at London City Airport by holding a silent disco for travellers.


Morning rush-hour delays hit the DLR a after signal failure on Tuesday.

Problems started just after 7am and affected routes running from Bank to Lewisham, Tower Bridge to Canning Town and Stratford to Canary Wharf.

Van fire causes severe delays on A2

By Rob Virtue on June 17, 2014 5:05 PM |


A vehicle fire on the A2 has led to road chaos across south-east London at rush hour on Tuesday.

The incident happened by the Danson Exchange and traffic is heavy in both directions. The westbound road is currently closed.

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A woman was left with serious injuries and another eight needed medical treatment after a City Cruises boat collided with Tower Bridge.

The accident happened at about midday and left the 64-year-old victim with head and pelvic injuries.

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British Airways regional airline CityFlyer has taken delivery of two new Embraer 190 jets.

00jul17transport1.JPGA man died after being struck by a Jubilee line train on Friday morning.

The incident happened at Kilburn Tube station at around 10.20am and saw services suffer severe delays for much of the day.

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