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Man arrested on Tube for 'carrying noxious substance and harassing passengers'

A man was arrested on the Tube for allegedly brandishing a canister of petrol and harassing other passengers.

Members of the public reported the man to the British Transport Police yesterday afternoon, claiming he was carrying a ‘noxious substance’ around on the Victoria Line train and causing distress. 194 more words


Teenager 'planted bomb made using Tesco clock on busy Tube train'

A weapons-obsessed teenager wanted to cause carnage by planting a homemade bomb on the Tube last year, a court has heard.

Damon Smith, who was 19 at the time, packed a rucksack with explosives and deadly ball-bearing shrapnel and left it on a Jubilee Line train. 516 more words


Impressive map of all London rail lines - Tube, Overground, DLR and National Rail

Visiting the City Metric website I happened on an article about London’s abandoned tube stations.

Fascinating in itself, though more impressive is a link within the article to a map of showing the entire National Rail, Tube, Underground, Overground, and DLR lines stations, and platforms in and around London. 90 more words


The List of London’s abandoned tube stations make a fascinating read ...



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Westminster Attack: One Month On

Today marks the one month anniversary of the Westminster Bridge attack, which left five dead and several others injured.

It seems like every time we switch on the news these days there is another terrorist incident to report on. 337 more words

Tube worker 'sacked for defending pregnant colleague from violent passenger'

The upcoming Tube strike was called because an Underground worker was sacked for tackling a fare dodger who assaulted a pregnant woman, a union has claimed. 323 more words