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City of London to trial an ultra-low emissions only road

The City of London has announced a pilot scheme that would see a road next to Barbican flats restricted to ultra-low emission vehicles to see what impact it has on improving air quality.


Tube strikes on Central, Piccadilly and Waterloo & City lines next week

A planned Tube strike will affect the Central, Piccadilly and Waterloo & City lines from Wednesday 7th November.


TfL opens consultation for extension of the South London tram

London's tram service could get an extension southwards to Sutton as TfL opens a consultation into which of three routes it will build.


The tube station with a piece of Roman Wall in it

There's a station on the London Underground that if you look carefully enough, you might spy a chunk of ancient Roman Wall peeking out.


Crossrail secures additional loan to complete the railway

The government has agreed to provide a £350 million short term loan to Crossrail to help fund the final fit out of the delayed railway.


London’s weekly railway news

A weekly round-up of London's rail transport news...


The tube station with a sheet of iron from a warship

There's a tube station with a relatively little used staircase, and at the top, standing proud is a massive slab of rusted iron -- from a warship.


London’s weekly railway news

A weekly round-up of London's rail transport news...


London Bridge station tunnel opens to the public

A dark and dingy road tunnel that runs under London Bridge station has been transformed into a wide pedestrian space linking both sides of the railway.


Photos of the disused King William Street tube station

Deep under the City of London lies the oldest disused tube station in London, and one that's currently a hive of activity.