Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Network Rail changes plans for step-free access at Plumstead station

Network Rail has a long standing plan to upgrade Plumstead station in southeast London to make it accessible but has had to file a...

Jurassic World: Dominion review: You can’t always bring old fossils back...

Just over a fortnight ago, Tom Cruise showed exactly how you breathe new cinematic life into a much-loved old classic. Alas, Jurassic World: Dominion...

Get your London County Council branded socks

The logos of London’s councils are the inspiration for a range of socks from the team that puts on the annual Open House weekend...

Brooklyn McDonald’s employee shot in face after arguing with customer

McDonald employee in critical condition after being shot in the face by costumer after argument.  * This article was originally published here

GWR train gets Euro 2022 Lionesses tribute

A quick paint job this morning has seen a Great Western Railway (GWR) train decorated to mark the England women’s team victory at the...

Man arrested with AK-47 outside of dissident Iranian journalist’s Brooklyn home

The complaint makes no explicit connection between Mehdiyev and Alinejad but says the accused had focused on an unnamed Brooklyn "residence." * This article was...

Tickets Alert: Doctor Who and the Abominable Snowmen on a big...

Towards the end of 1967, Doctor Who battled the Abominable Snowmen, but almost the entire story was lost, until now. Just one of the six...

London’s weekly railway news

A weekly round-up of London’s rail transport news… The image above is from July 2013: London Underground Signal Box gets Listed Status London Underground Investigation underway after...

London Underground’s Piccadilly line will resume Night Tube duties this weekend

The London Underground’s Piccadilly line will resume Night Tube services this weekend, for the first time since they were suspended due to the pandemic. Services...

Tube Strike – another London Underground strike called for next month

The RMT union has announced that it will carry out a 24-hour strike next month in the continuation of its dispute with Transport for...