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# london-underground - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

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

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

Feb 12th 2020, 10:32 AM 139,100 Views 22 Comments

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

# london-underground - Saturday 8 September, 2018

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

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

Sep 8th 2018, 1:56 PM 26,671 Views 19 Comments

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

# london-underground - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

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

'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.

# london-underground - Monday 13 June, 2016

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

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

# london-underground - Sunday 6 December, 2015

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

Londoners respond to Tube station terrorist attack with #YouAintNoMuslimBruv

Dec 6th 2015, 12:30 PM 38,009 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"
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

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.

# london-underground - Monday 30 November, 2015

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, 6:15 PM 40,608 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 From The Daily Edge

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

Nov 30th 2015, 5:56 PM 5,801 Views 9 Comments

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

# london-underground - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

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

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

Nov 17th 2015, 9:59 PM 32,598 Views 3 Comments

Mohammed Rehman is on trial for terrorist offences.

# london-underground - Thursday 9 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 9th 2015, 9:17 AM 21,758 Views 43 Comments

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

# london-underground - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

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

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.

# london-underground - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Woman 'pushed under' Tube as coat gets stuck in door
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

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

Mar 12th 2015, 3:07 PM 30,522 Views 15 Comments

Onlookers were horrified but the woman survived.

# london-underground - Sunday 23 November, 2014

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

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

Nov 23rd 2014, 1:30 PM 17,200 Views 10 Comments

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

# london-underground - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Mind the gap! Wenger lends voice to London Underground announcements
# All Aboard!
From The42
# All Aboard!

Mind the gap! Wenger lends voice to London Underground announcements

Oct 30th 2014, 1:51 PM 3,344 Views 2 Comments

It’s all in aid of London Poppy Day.

# london-underground - Monday 1 September, 2014

Terrorist attack warning goes viral, London police say 'It's a complete hoax'
# Keep Calm And Carry On
# Keep Calm And Carry On

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

Sep 1st 2014, 10:40 AM 19,839 Views 39 Comments

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

# london-underground - Monday 11 August, 2014

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

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

Aug 11th 2014, 6:27 PM 40,312 Views 25 Comments

WOW.

# london-underground - Friday 11 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 11th 2014, 7:00 PM 2,892 Views 2 Comments

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

# london-underground - Friday 14 March, 2014

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

Commuter pens least charming lonely hearts ad of all time

Mar 14th 2014, 2:30 PM 4,315 Views 1 Comment

It’s just a little rush-hour crush.

# london-underground - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

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

UK union leader Bob Crow dies aged 52

Mar 11th 2014, 10:53 AM 11,566 Views 50 Comments

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

# london-underground - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

This extremely talented ticket barrier can sing Blur's Song 2
# Gas Ticket
From The Daily Edge
# Gas Ticket

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

Jan 28th 2014, 3:48 PM 1,686 Views 0 Comments

WOO HOO!

# london-underground - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

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

These London Underground maps are made entirely of Lego

Jun 12th 2013, 5:24 PM 8,444 Views 11 Comments

Impressive…

# london-underground - Sunday 3 March, 2013

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

VIDEO: Runaway train races through the London Underground

Mar 3rd 2013, 2:25 PM 19,767 Views 24 Comments

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

# london-underground - Friday 21 September, 2012

Apple Maps Fiasco Pic of the Day
# Apple Maps
From The Daily Edge
# Apple Maps

Apple Maps Fiasco Pic of the Day

Sep 21st 2012, 2:23 PM 14,525 Views 15 Comments

London Underground delivers a stellar burn.

# london-underground - Thursday 9 August, 2012

# london-underground - Monday 18 June, 2012

Shock as rising English cricket star Maynard dead at 23
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Shock as rising English cricket star Maynard dead at 23

Jun 18th 2012, 1:23 PM 808 Views 0 Comments

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

# london-underground - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

Next stop, Muhammad Ali: London Underground map gets Olympic facelift
# Mind The Gap
From The42
# Mind The Gap

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

Mar 28th 2012, 3:02 PM 4,189 Views 2 Comments

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

# london-underground - Thursday 22 December, 2011

Mind the gap: Gunners' game with Wolves postponed due to tube strike
# Going Underground
From The42
# Going Underground

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

Dec 22nd 2011, 10:45 AM 216 Views 0 Comments

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

# london-underground - Monday 19 December, 2011

Mind the gap: Arsenal game in doubt because of planned Tube strike
# Going Underground
From The42
# Going Underground

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.

# london-underground - Friday 6 May, 2011

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

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

May 6th 2011, 2:48 PM 358 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.