Extra, Extra

Dean Nicholas
By Dean Nicholas Last edited 100 months ago
Extra, Extra

Canary Wharf station. Photo / Lee McEwan

  • Work has begun on the Olympic Park Orbit tower.
  • London Underground says that Jubilee line upgrades will be complete in the spring...
  • ... but the Northern line upgrade isn't likely to finish before 2014, a year later than planned, after bosses ruled out continuous weekend and early evening closures.
  • Man "touting for sex" in London Fields gets caught after leaving his phone number in a toilet cubicle.
  • Boris bikes have themselves proved mostly safe thus far, but one unfortunate cyclist has been knocked over by one of the trailers used to transport them around town.
  • Last Updated 05 November 2010