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ORR confirms green light for Elizabeth line opening

London’s Elizabeth line has received its final authorisations of its trains, stations, and infrastructure from the rail regulator ahead of its opening on Tuesday 24 May. Read More

Hammersmith Bridge: Government funds £3million restoration works to ensure the structure ‘remains open’

The release of the recent funding, which amounts to £2.93million, comes after ministers approved the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham’s business case. Read More

Thames Water fined £100,000 for unsafe street work practices

TfL has successfully prosecuted Thames Water for four safety streetworks related offences committed on the Transport for London Road Network. Read More

Coronavirus: Safety screens developed for taxis

Toyota has developed a new safety screen to fit into the cabins of taxis, to help mitigate coronavirus transmission for taxi drivers and customers. Read More

‘A catalogue of fire risks’ found at Victoria Coach Station

London’s Victoria Coach Station has been given a fire enforcement notice after concerns were raised from fire experts that revealed a “catalogue of major fire risks”. Read More

‘Loose screws’ to blame for open doors on train travelling 80mph

‘Loose screws’ have been found on ‘at least 60 doorways’ in Greater Anglia’s refurbished class 321 carriages. Read More

TfL must tackle bus driver exhaustion after 21% admit having to ‘fight sleepiness’ at the wheel

Trade Union Unite has urged TfL to take definitive action to tackle fatigue among London bus drivers, following the publication of a new report. Read More

London’s third busiest underground line shuts during morning rush hour

Four passengers treated for smoke inhalation after a Fire Alert was released on the Jubilee Line. Read More

Crossrail delay: More time needed to ensure ‘safe and reliable railway’

Crossrail Limited has said that more time is needed to complete “final infrastructure and extensive testing” to ensure a “safe and reliable railway” is delivered for customers “from day one of passenger service”. Read More

TfL launches women’s safety clothing range

As Transport for London marks 100 Years of Women in Transport, it has introduced its first ever women’s safety clothing Read More



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