Bombardier Inc slammed by London for 'shameful' Tube project: 'Nothing short of a disaster' - Financial Post

London's city council has lambasted Bombardier Inc. for “duping” the British capital into awarding it a train-signalling contract that it was incapable of delivering, creating “nothing short of a disaster” for the London Underground.

Walthamstow Central Station identified by report as crime hotspot for new Night Tube - East London and West Essex Guardian Series

Walthamstow Central Station has been identified as a crime hotspot for the new Night Tube. 15 Mar 2016 / Douglas Patient , Reporter, covering Waltham Forest. Call me on 07824 530 127 / @DougGuardian. 6 comments ...

TfL slammed for £900m Tube upgrade cost overrun - Construction Enquirer

The London Assembly has blamed Transport for London for gross mismanagement of a signalling contract with Bombardier setting the Tube modernisation programme back five years. Old London Underground signalling box. An investigation into the failed ...

Night Tube: London Underground Service Finally Gets The Go Ahead For August - Lifehacker UK

The long-awaited night Tube could finally be arriving in London this August, according to sources this week. Although we're not going to be holding our breath. No official dates have been revealed by Transport for London just yet, but it looks like ...

13 Things *Everyone* Learns When They Move To London - LOOK

You spend approximately 86% of your wage on rent. The rest goes on TFL, £14 cocktails and drunken late night Ubers. When you try to explain the cost of living to your Northern friends, they look at you with abject horror.

Night Tube to start in August 2016 on Victoria and Jubilee Lines - Evening Standard

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Night Tube will start running on August 5 - Evening Standard

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£886m Bill For TfL Following Failed Tube Upgrade Contract - Londonist

Transport for London's bumbling over upgrading the sub surface tube lines will cost London hundreds of millions of pounds. That's not our assessment, by the way. It's that of the London Assembly, which has been looking into the failed contract between ...

Transport for London and the hyping of contactless payments - ATM Marketplace (press release) (blog)

Contactless card payments were invented as a way to displace cash as a payment method. So, let's be honest. The card schemes were desperate. They had been around for 50-plus years, were spending zillions on marketing, but cash, inconveniently, ...

Night Tube: information has been leaked! - Bitterwallet

london underground tube If you don't live in London, and have no intention of ever visiting London, look away now. That's because we're talking about the Night Tube again. According to a leak it looks like the night time service on the London ...

London ticket fares: will a new Mayor reign in spiralling transport prices? - Railway Technology

As London's mayoral election approaches, the debate over the capital's ever-rising transport fares has picked up steam. A range of proposals are on the table, but what would they mean for passengers and how would they be funded?

London's Night Tube 'will start running in August' - Telegraph.co.uk

London Underground's long-awaited new Night Tube is set to be launched in August - almost a year later than planned. Transport for London (TfL) has not officially named dates for the delayed 24-hour weekend service to finally start, but sources have ...

TfL has finally set a new launch date for the night tube - Time Out London (blog)

Ah, the night tube. After months of suspense, endless possible strikes (that never seem to actually happen) and whole lot of umm-ing and ahh-ing, there might finally be light at the end of the Underground tunnel. Yes, the night tube could finally be ...

London Night Tube Now Expected to Open in August - Gizmodo UK

Justifying that one last beer on a night out in London will get easier come the end of the summer, as sources speaking to The Telegraph now suggest that the capital's Night Tube service will kick off in August. The 24-hour tube service had been due to ...

TfL blamed for £886m 'scandal' of Tube upgrade delays - BBC News

Four Tube line upgrades will be five years late and £886m over budget after "gross mismanagement" by Transport for London, the London Assembly says. TfL spent £85m paying off Bombardier, the firm originally appointed for the work, whose contract was a ...

London's long-awaited Night Tube service will launch in August 2016 on two lines - International Business Times UK

London's long-awaited Night Tube will roll-out across two major lines in August 2016, according to the train drivers' union. An Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen (Aslef) source told IBTimes UK the weekend service will initially ...

London Underground's 24-hour Night Tube 'will start running in August' - Mirror.co.uk

London Underground's long-awaited Night Tube is set to be launched in August, it has been claimed. Transport for London (TfL) has not officially named start dates for the 24-hour service, which was supposed to launch last September. But it is ...

Night Tube To Start Running 'In August' - Sky News

The service will start on Victoria and Jubilee lines, followed by the Central, Northern and Piccadilly lines, sources say. 08:10, UK, Monday 14 March 2016. London Tube train Image Caption: The service will be rolled out line by line. Share on Twitter ...

All-night Tube 'will start running in August' - shropshirestar.com

London Underground's long-awaited new night Tube is pencilled in to be launched in August, sources have revealed. The breakthrough follows acceptance of a pay deal by members of the two biggest Tube unions. Transport for London has not officially ...

Night Tube date revealed to start on London Underground in August - Metro

Transport for London has not officially named dates for the delayed service to finally start, but it is understood that plans have been drawn up to roll it out line by line. Driver gets a harsh lesson in tailgatingPassengers will be able to travel ...