DLR faces a bitter clash over cash

DLR faces a bitter clash over cash

The Docklands Light Railway is ageing now and there’s a tussle with central government over whether TfL can get the money it needs for upgrades The Docklands Light Railway, overshadowed somewhat by the shiny new Elizabeth Line, might suffer further ignominy at the...
More Tube customers get mobile connectivity

More Tube customers get mobile connectivity

Life on the Tube is about to get slicker and more connected for some customers – although sadly the upgrades don’t cover the trains themselves. This is about mobile connectivity, with the news that Vodafone and Virgin Media O2 customers getting access as all...
Elizabeth line opening date finally revealed

Elizabeth line opening date finally revealed

It has finally arrived. Not an Elizabeth line train exactly – but a date for when the service begins operations. Mark it in your calendar – Tuesday 24 May 2022. Transport for London (TfL) has today confirmed that, subject to final safety approvals, the Elizabeth line...
DLR Christmas and New Year travel plans in full

DLR Christmas and New Year travel plans in full

Over Christmas and New Year, there are some planned works and service changes on the DLR. Timetables may change across the TfL network between Christmas Eve and Monday 3 January, so check before you travel. On Christmas Day, there will be no service on the Tube and...
Special Christmas offer for Docklands cable car

Special Christmas offer for Docklands cable car

The Emirates Air Line cable car, which links the Royal Docks to The O2, is supporting children who need help and support by raising funds for the charity Railway Children. A festive cabin will launch on Saturday December 4, raising funds to help children living on the...