London transport news & analysis
London Transport news & analysis
Network Rail is failing customers, watchdog warns, as passengers are “not getting what they pay for”
The Office of Rail Regulation (ORR) has issued a stark warning to Network Rail that the organisation is failing passengers.
Every month the UK loses £1.25bn from lost trade due to a lack of airport capacity, says Heathrow
Victoria main line station was closed for 30 minutes this morning after a fire alert.
A Channel Tunnel-style train could be used to connect Britain and Ireland, according to a think tank.
New analysis says Heathrow expansion could deliver £211bn of economic benefits to the UK
A report from the Airports Commission, published today, puts the cost of expanding Heathrow and Gatwick airports significantly higher than current proposals.
If you’re one of London’s 600,000 part-time workers, then this news story is going to make you very happy.
Yes, this really happened.
The record for the number of bus and Tube journeys made in one week was smashed in September with a massive 76.1 million journeys being made in one week.
Oyster card users may be paying up to £91.80 a week more than passengers who pay for journeys using contactless cards at barriers.
A new runway could bring £100bn of economic benefits to the UK
Billions of pounds ride on the health and prosperity of the UK’s honeybees.
Source: Griff Smith
Armed police at Heathrow
London may see a Tube strike in the next few weeks as London Underground workers are set to be balloted on whether to take industrial action.
London’s population is set to grow by two million people by the early 2030s, to 10 million.
Why the best place to connect Britain to future growth is the airport that already does
The future of air travel is windowless. 318 years after the British government introduced the window tax, it seems airlines are taking up the baton, as the planes of the future seek marginal gains in efficiency.