Virgin Media and Three have signed a wholesale deal giving the mobile network’s customers access to Virgin’s London Underground WiFi service.
Ministers are currently consulting on proposals put forward by Mayor Boris Johnson which would allow him to appoint more of the London Fire and Emergency Planing Authority’s 17 members.
Between 29 October and 2 November there will be no Bakerloo line services between Queen’s Park and Harrow & Wealdstone and no London Overground trains between Queen’s Park and Harrow & Wealdstone.
Five of London’s most famous war memorials now enjoy greater protection from demolition or development after English Heritage announced an upgrade in their listed status.
Contactless fares should quickly move from a handy fallback to the payment method of choice for large numbers of commuters.