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Photo of two mice 'squabbling' on London Tube platform wins top wildlife photography award
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Photo of two mice 'squabbling' on London Tube platform wins top wildlife photography award

Feb 12th 2020, 10:32 AM 139,119 Views 22 Comments

Station Squabble, taken by Sam Rowley, was chosen top among 48,000 images submitted to the Lumix People’s Choice award.

Family lucky to be alive as mother fell onto tracks with baby as tube approached
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Family lucky to be alive as mother fell onto tracks with baby as tube approached

Sep 8th 2018, 1:56 PM 26,684 Views 19 Comments

The woman was pushing her child in the buggy along while looking up at the information board.

'Battery short circuit' caused blast in London Underground which injured a number of people
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'Battery short circuit' caused blast in London Underground which injured a number of people

Updated Jun 19th 2018, 10:22 PM 19,156 Views 8 Comments

The incident happened in Southgate station in northwest London.

The new mayor of London has just banned 'bodyshaming' ads on the Underground
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The new mayor of London has just banned 'bodyshaming' ads on the Underground

Jun 13th 2016, 3:30 PM 23,152 Views 72 Comments

Sadiq Khan’s move means ads which promote unrealistic body expectations and demean women will no longer run on the city’s transport network

Londoners respond to Tube station terrorist attack with #YouAintNoMuslimBruv
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Londoners respond to Tube station terrorist attack with #YouAintNoMuslimBruv

Dec 6th 2015, 12:30 PM 38,016 Views 64 Comments

The hashtag has taken off on Twitter with Londoners saying it sums up how they feel about religious extremists.

Three injured in London underground "terrorist incident"
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Three injured in London underground "terrorist incident"

Dec 6th 2015, 12:03 AM 59,759 Views 181 Comments

Sky News reports that the man shouted “This is for Syria” before stabbing the commuter.

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A group that 'resents fat people' is handing women these body-shaming cards

Nov 30th 2015, 6:15 PM 40,622 Views 99 Comments

The group, called ‘Overweight Haters Ltd’, is targeting women on the London Underground.

A group that 'resents fat people' is handing women these body-shaming cards

A group that 'resents fat people' is handing women these body-shaming cards

Nov 30th 2015, 5:56 PM 5,805 Views 9 Comments

The group, called ‘Overweight Haters Ltd’, is targeting women on the London Underground.

Would-be bomber 'asked Twitter if he should bomb a shopping centre or the Tube'
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Would-be bomber 'asked Twitter if he should bomb a shopping centre or the Tube'

Nov 17th 2015, 9:59 PM 32,599 Views 3 Comments

Mohammed Rehman is on trial for terrorist offences.

This is what London looks like during a 24-hour transport strike
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This is what London looks like during a 24-hour transport strike

Jul 9th 2015, 9:17 AM 21,762 Views 43 Comments

Not fun for some – but it did provide some great views for others.

Ten years on from 7/7 - ceremonies have been held across London as the city remembers
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Ten years on from 7/7 - ceremonies have been held across London as the city remembers

Jul 7th 2015, 8:08 PM 25,784 Views 60 Comments

52 people were killed and hundreds were injured in a series of bombings aimed at London’s transport systems on 7 July, 2005.

Woman 'pushed under' Tube as coat gets stuck in door
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Woman 'pushed under' Tube as coat gets stuck in door

Mar 12th 2015, 3:07 PM 30,527 Views 15 Comments

Onlookers were horrified but the woman survived.

Dramatic fire at London's Charing Cross station was not suspicious
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Dramatic fire at London's Charing Cross station was not suspicious

Nov 23rd 2014, 1:30 PM 17,201 Views 10 Comments

British Transport Police say the fire was caused by an electrical fault.

Mind the gap! Wenger lends voice to London Underground announcements
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Mind the gap! Wenger lends voice to London Underground announcements

Oct 30th 2014, 1:51 PM 3,345 Views 2 Comments

It’s all in aid of London Poppy Day.

Terrorist attack warning goes viral, London police say 'It's a complete hoax'
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Terrorist attack warning goes viral, London police say 'It's a complete hoax'

Sep 1st 2014, 10:40 AM 19,849 Views 39 Comments

The fake alert comes after the UK’s terror threat level was raised to “severe”

Baby avoids death by seconds after pram gets blown on to London underground
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Baby avoids death by seconds after pram gets blown on to London underground

Aug 11th 2014, 6:27 PM 40,330 Views 25 Comments

WOW.

Women Who Eat On Tubes founder says Facebook page is 'an art project'
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# Bite Me

Women Who Eat On Tubes founder says Facebook page is 'an art project'

Apr 11th 2014, 7:00 PM 2,898 Views 2 Comments

Tony Burke says it’s part of an observational study.

Commuter pens least charming lonely hearts ad of all time
# Love On The Line
# Love On The Line

Commuter pens least charming lonely hearts ad of all time

Mar 14th 2014, 2:30 PM 4,325 Views 1 Comment

It’s just a little rush-hour crush.

UK union leader Bob Crow dies aged 52
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UK union leader Bob Crow dies aged 52

Mar 11th 2014, 10:53 AM 11,568 Views 50 Comments

Crow was widely known for representing rail workers and being the face of various tube strike in London.

This extremely talented ticket barrier can sing Blur's Song 2
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# Gas Ticket

This extremely talented ticket barrier can sing Blur's Song 2

Jan 28th 2014, 3:48 PM 1,687 Views 0 Comments

WOO HOO!

These London Underground maps are made entirely of Lego
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These London Underground maps are made entirely of Lego

Jun 12th 2013, 5:24 PM 8,448 Views 11 Comments

Impressive…

VIDEO: Runaway train races through the London Underground
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VIDEO: Runaway train races through the London Underground

Mar 3rd 2013, 2:25 PM 19,768 Views 24 Comments

A video from 2011, released only this week, shows how a train sped through SEVEN stations before stopping.

Apple Maps Fiasco Pic of the Day
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# Apple Maps

Apple Maps Fiasco Pic of the Day

Sep 21st 2012, 2:23 PM 14,529 Views 15 Comments

London Underground delivers a stellar burn.

Shock as rising English cricket star Maynard dead at 23
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Shock as rising English cricket star Maynard dead at 23

Jun 18th 2012, 1:23 PM 809 Views 0 Comments

Maynard was killed after being struck by a London Underground train in the early hours of this morning.

Next stop, Muhammad Ali: London Underground map gets Olympic facelift
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# Mind The Gap

Next stop, Muhammad Ali: London Underground map gets Olympic facelift

Mar 28th 2012, 3:02 PM 4,193 Views 2 Comments

Instead of Picadilly Circus and Baker Street, the names of 361 stations on the map are changed to celebrate Olympic athletes.

Mind the gap: Gunners' game with Wolves postponed due to tube strike
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Mind the gap: Gunners' game with Wolves postponed due to tube strike

Dec 22nd 2011, 10:45 AM 217 Views 0 Comments

London Underground industrial action means that the St Stephen’s Day fixture is put back 24 hours.

Mind the gap: Arsenal game in doubt because of planned Tube strike
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Mind the gap: Arsenal game in doubt because of planned Tube strike

Dec 19th 2011, 7:13 PM 279 Views 0 Comments

The Gunners say they are monitoring talks between tube drivers and London Underground chiefs as strike action remains on the cards.

Calls for review of UK security services as families react to 7/7 inquest verdict
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Calls for review of UK security services as families react to 7/7 inquest verdict

May 6th 2011, 2:48 PM 365 Views 0 Comments

The coroner delivered rare criticism of MI5 as families of the 52 who died had differing reactions to Judge Heather Hallett’s verdict.