London Underground

This Tube map shows how busy each London Underground station is during the day

A new Tube map has been created to show how many passengers enter and leave the capital's Underground stations throughout the day.<p>Gwilym Lockwood, …

London

London mayor Sadiq Khan names the next 13 Tube stations going step-free

London mayor Sadiq Khan today announced the next 13 Tube stations going step-free and said they will be completed by spring 2022.<p>The stations to …

London

This Map Shows When And Where Passengers Get Off The Tube

"That's one jaunty looking tube map." So might say your average Londoner who comes across this map. Though look closer and you'll see something truly …

London

Mayor hails new fair pay deal for London’s 25,000 bus drivers

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, today took the next step towards fulfilling his manifesto pledge to provide a new fairer deal for London’s 25,000 …

London

Train drivers' union says the RMT is blocking four-day week plans for Tube drivers

Unions are divided over the prospect of a four-day working week for Tube drivers, with Aslef saying the Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union has …

London

Vile thugs filmed 'urinating' on London Underground train moments before oblivious woman sits in wet seat

This shocking video shows a moment which will make commuters' skin crawl.<p>Footage taken on the London Underground appears to show a group of men …

London

TfL doesn't "fully understand" why passenger numbers are falling, says London Assembly Budget Committee

London Assembly members are not convinced that Transport for London (TfL) "fully understands" why its passenger numbers are falling, according to a …

Uber

Preoccupations announce ‘New Material’ (listen to “Espionage”), touring

Canada’s <b>Preoccupations</b> are back with their third album, bluntly titled <i>New Material,</i> which will be out March 23 via Jagjaguwar. Frontman Matt Flegel …

Shoppers camp out for days for limited edition Adidas trainers that double as free transport season ticket worth £650

Shoppers in Berlin camped out for days to get their hands on a pair of limited edition Adidas trainers which had the unusual quirk of an annual £650 …

Shoes

'F*** off back home': Man launches vile racist outburst on Tube but other passengers have an amazing response

A man hurling a tirade of racist abuse was shouted down by his fellow passengers on board a Tube train.<p>The man's expletive-laden rant was captured by …

Racism

London bus safety announcements: TfL to fix 'technical glitch' behind wrongly-timed 'please hold on' warnings

ES News Email<p>Transport for London has said it is working to fix a technical glitch which repeatedly subjected bus passengers to wrongly-timed safety …

Moan

53 incredible vintage photos of the London Underground

ES Lifestyle Newsletter<p>While complaining about the tube is where many Londoners find common ground, we don’t know what we’d do without it.<p>This week, …

London Public Transport

Ranked: London's worst Tube lines for delays

Londoners have already declared their favourite Tube line, but this ranking of which Tube lines face the most delays may give passengers more food …

London

Donald Trump 'Cancels UK Visit Over Protest Fears'

Rex Tillerson will take his place.<p>Donald Trump will no longer visit the UK to attend the opening of the US embassy in London, according to …

Donald Trump

Here's what it will cost you to see Seahawks in London

So you want to go to London to see the Seattle Seahawks play the Oakland Raiders on Oct. 14. If you play your cards right and don't splurge, you …

Portland, OR

London's Most Central Hotel Has A Mini-Museum About Itself

For most Londoners, the Charing Cross Hotel is an afterthought to the station it sits atop, something used by visitors to London rather than the …

London

Moxy London Stratford cool space by tube station

Moxy London Stratford is about 200 meters from Stratford Station, a major transportation center with both London Underground and train station …

London

This Map Shows You Where to Find London Underground's Most Iconic and Unique Designs

Culture

How the Hero of ‘Doctor Who’ Is—and Is Not—Like Jesus

On Christmas Day, the British sci-fi series <i>Doctor Who</i> broke new ground. The Doctor (a superhuman Time Lord from the planet Gallifrey, who travels …

TV Series

Fascinating black and white photos of Tube being built in 1863 released for London Underground's 155th birthday

ES News Email<p>Rarely-seen black and white photos of the Tube being built have been released to mark the network’s 155th birthday.<p>On this day in 1863, …

London

Rent costs in London actually went down last year

Feeling the pinch after the festive season? Here’s some good news for you and your dwindling bank balance: the cost of renting actually went down …

London

Debris on tracks causing chaos on London Overground services

London Overgound services are severely disrupted this morning, due to debris found on the tracks near Shoreditch last night.<p>There is currently no …

London

This day in history

Today is Wednesday, Jan. 10, the 10th day of 2018. There are 355 days left in the year.<p>Birthdays: Opera singer Sherrill Milnes is 83. Blues artist …

Boston

Fifteen shots of the 2018 No Trousers Tube Ride that’ll make you feel chilly

Temperatures dropped in London on Sunday. And, despite the freezing weather, so did the pants of certain brave commuters. The London Underground …

London

Every reason why I hate 'no pants day' and it needs to stop

Don’t get me wrong, I like a bit of frivolity. But not as much as I like wearing trousers.<p>What’s more, I think on the whole that trousers are a GOOD …

Clothing

Chaos as signal failure causes severe delays into London

If you are heading into Paddington this morning we’ve got some bad news for you.<p>There are severe delays on all lines as a result of a signal …

Heathrow

Job movers seeing steep rises in salaries says recruiters, but wider pay growth remains muted

People starting new jobs are receiving “steep increases in pay” as recruiters reported staff shortages among baristas for the first time, according …

Economy

New York’s scheme of stealing the City’s trade will get stuck in its dirty old subway

If you have already had New Year despair on the London Underground, take small heart from this: the New York City subway is much worse, and there’s …

London

No Pants Subway Ride

A man reads a newspaper as he takes part in the annual No Trousers on the Tube Day at Liverpool Street Station in London. Started in 2002 with only seven participants, the day is now marked in over 60 cities around the world. Ben Stansall, AFP/Getty Images<p>People wait on the platform in a subway …

London

No Trousers Tube ride: Londoners take part in stunt to 'make people laugh'

More than 400 willing participants rode the iconic London Underground without trousers on Sunday, as part of the No Trousers on the Tube Ride …

London