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Heathrow disruption after runway lights fault

Travellers are advised to check their flight status with their airline before going to the airport.

Passengers act to save the suicidal after rail campaign [Subscription]

More rail passengers have intervened to prevent someone from committing suicide after a campaign to get bystanders to help people in distress.

Strike action hits Central Line and Waterloo & City Line, forcing commuters to find other ways to work

Both the Central Line and Waterloo & City Line are not running today due to strike action.

Mayors put politics aside to demand government act on 'choked' road and rail

Andy Burnham and Birmingham's Tory mayor Andy Street say pressures are 'unsustainable'

Wednesday, 07 November 2018

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