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02/23/2017 at 13:45. Facebook
Conveniently, all London taxis now accept cash, card and contactless

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Transport for London
02/20/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
If you're travelling in London this week, please note that a planned strike that will affect services on the Central line on Tuesday night, and the Central and Waterloo & City lines all day Wednesday 22 February. Nearby buses, roads, Tube and rail services will be busier too.

To find out the latest on what's affected and options to get around London, visit tfl.gov.uk/tube-strike
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02/18/2017 at 10:55. Facebook
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With a sunny outlook for Saturday afternoon why not take a Santander Cycle for a spin around London with a few friends? Street Markets, Royal Carriages and a Penny Farthing, just a few of the things you might see on your ride!

➡ Download the Santander Cycles app now to plan your weekend ride > [ Tfl.gov.uk Link ]
We hosted our fourth Ex-Armed Forces Industry Day yesterday at HMS President and there was a fantastic turnout! Our Commissioner, Mike Brown MVO, and the Chief of Defence People, Richard Nugee, were there as were plenty of people looking to start their new careers in the transport industry #transition2transport #yourjourneymatters #ExArmedForces #reservists
The Mayor today confirmed that his £10 ‘T-Charge’, the toughest emission standard of any world city, will start in central London on 23 October this year.

Up to 10,000 of the oldest, most polluting vehicles are expected every weekday to be potentially liable for the new emissions charge, which will apply to motorists who own vehicles that do not meet Euro 4 standards – typically those diesel...
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The first Elizabeth line test train was at Liverpool Street station as part of its testing on the TfL Rail route between Liverpool Street and Shenfield.

The first passenger train will enter service from May.
A major milestone in the construction of the Northern Line Extension was reached this week with the lowering of two giant tunnel boring machines 20 metres below ground in Battersea, ahead of tunnelling starting in March.

The precision operation required a huge 750-tonne crane to lift the two tunnelling machines, Helen and Amy, in the shadow of London’s iconic Battersea Power Station.

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Will Norman, London’s first ever full-time Walking and Cycling Commissioner, launched Healthy Streets for London today - helping to encourage more people to walk and cycle, by making London's streets healthier, safer and more welcoming

Find out more about Healthy Streets for London > [ Tfl.gov.uk Link ]
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Fantastic news! The Women's Tour is coming to London!

The final stage of the race takes place on Sunday June 11th and will be part of a brilliant day of celebration of women’s cycling, including your chance to ride around the course on the iconic streets of central London in the Breast Cancer Care Pink Ribbon Tour.

Save the date in your diary!
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Take a trip on the Emirates Air Line cable car this Valentine’s Day ♥♥
Just 15 minutes on the Jubilee Line from Central London, and a return ride on the is under £10
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**UPDATE: The strike has been suspended. Aside from planned engineering work, services are expected to run as normal this week**

Strike action is planned which will affect Tube journeys from 20:00 Sunday 5 February until around 09:00 Wednesday 8 February.

We'll run as many services as possible to get people close to central London, and will open as many stations as we can. But it's likely...
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From finding some of London’s hidden gems to exploring one of the capital's largest parks, it’s been another great week for cycling in London. And of course, we salute those who commute to work by bike every day, no matter what the weather

Here are some of our favourite shots from the past 7 days on two wheels which we hope inspires you to get out and ride a bike this weekend!

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We're celebrating the restoration of the Paolozzi mosaics at Tottenham Court Road - a key piece of Art on the Underground.
Our apprenticeship schemes are now open. See what our apprentices really think! [ Youtu.be Link ]

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We’ve upgraded WebCAT, our online planning tool for showing how well-connected a location is in terms of public transport as well as how many people, jobs and health centres are nearby. If you’re interested, watch our film to find out how to use it and visit [ Youtube.com Link ]

WebCAT planning tool

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Travelling on the Tube probably doesn’t jump out as the best place to discover amazing works of art but keep your eyes peeled and you may just be surprised.

Night Tube: 10 amazing works of art you need to see on the London Underground

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Many thanks to all who attended our free guided walks at the weekend. If you missed out don’t forget #London is great to explore on foot and you can find more inspiring walks here: [ Tfl.gov.uk Link ]

See you soon.