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TfL facing £400m budget hole as passengers desert ‘rowdy and crowded’ London Tube

tube crowd - TfL facing £400m budget hole as passengers desert 'rowdy and crowded' London Tube

Transport for London is facing a £400m hole in its budget as passengers desert increasingly rowdy and overcrowded Tube services.TfL fares income is projected to fall £239m below expectations this financial year, with commercial income – from advertising, retail and property – £160m down, according to confidential documents seen by the Standard.The Tube is the worst […]

Cracking London’s Legendary Taxi Test

the knowledge - Cracking London's Legendary Taxi Test

Imagine a world without GPS or sat navs, one where you’d have to commit to memory thousands of streets and landmarks just to get around town. For London’s black cab drivers, that’s all a part of the job. In order to get behind the wheel, drivers must pass The Knowledge, universally regarded as the world’s […]

Heathrow to Upminster for just £1.50

cheap tube fare - Heathrow to Upminster for just £1.50

Geoff Marshall says, it’s 32 miles between Heathrow (out in the west) to Upminster (in the east), and yet there’a way of travelling between these two Zone 6 tube stations for just … £1.50 – here’s how DOWNLOAD! His PDF table which lists both the single oyster/contactless fares AND show the caps from his website, […]