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spikegifted - London - Poor Public Transport Q3 2008

 

London Underground - Real Time Travel Alert
(This is not intended as a travel service, instead it is a catalog of incompetence)
Date Morning Evening
Tuesday, September 30, 2008 No problems reported Circle and District Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Aldgate East.
Monday, September 29, 2008 Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring between Queens Park and Harrow & Wealdstone due to a signal failure at Queens Park. District Line: Minor delays are occurring between Barking and Upminster due to a signal failure at Dagenham Heathway. Piccadilly Line: Minor delays westbound due to an earlier faulty train at Turnpike Lane.
Sunday, September 28, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, September 27, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, September 26, 2008 No problems reported No problems reported
Thursday, September 25, 2008 Victoria Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Highbury & Islington. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring anti-clockwise due to a signal failure at Bayswater.
Wednesday, September 24, 2008 Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring on the Uxbridge branch due to an earlier faulty train at Ruislip. Victoria Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Finsbury Park. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Lambeth North. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a local power failure at Notting Hill Gate. Northern Line: Minor delays are occurring on the Charing Cross branch due to a signal failure at Euston. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring to Amersham services due to an earlier faulty train at Amersham. Central Line: Lancaster Gate Station is closed due to faulty lifts.
Tuesday, September 23, 2008 District Line: Severe delays are occurring due to signal failure at Temple. Circle Line: Suspended clockwise due to signal failure at Temple. District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Earls Court. Circle Line: Suspended clockwise only due to a faulty train at South Kensington. District Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at South Kensington.
Monday, September 22, 2008 Circle, District and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to the late finish of engineering work at Dagenham East. Waterloo & City Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train. Piccadilly Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier local power failure at Hyde Park Corner. Northern Line: Balham Station is closed due to loss of station lighting. Central Line: Severe delays are occurring due to a person ill on a train earlier at Stratford.
Sunday, September 21, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, September 20, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, September 19, 2008 District Line: Minor delays are occurring westbound due to a person taking ill on a train earlier at West Ham. Hammersmith & City Line: Minor delays are occurring between Moorgate and Barking only, due to a person taking ill on a train earlier at West Ham. Metropolitan Line: On the Amersham branch there are minor delays, due to an earlier signal failure at Chalfont & Latimer. A good service is operating on the rest of the line. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier fire alert at Bond Street.
Thursday, September 18, 2008 Central Line: Minor delays due to an earlier faulty train at Notting Hill Gate. District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Gloucester Road. Piccadilly Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Bounds Green.
Wednesday, September 17, 2008 Central Line: Severe delays are occurring due a earlier faulty train at Chancery Lane. District Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Earl's Court.  
Tuesday, September 16, 2008   Circle Line: Severe delays are occurring in the anti-clockwise direction due to an earlier signal failure at South Kensington. Hammersmith & City Line: Suspended between Plaistow and Barking due to a signal failure at Barking. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line. District Line: Severe delays are occurring, due to an earlier signal failure at Barking and an earlier signal failure at South Kensington. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a person ill on a train at Baker Street.
Monday, September 15, 2008 Central Line: Minor delays are occurring between White City and Liverpool Street eastbound only due to a person taken ill on a train earlier at Holland Park. Victoria Line: Suspended between Walthamstow Central and Seven Sisters due to signal failure at Walthamstow Central. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line.  
Sunday, September 14, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, September 13, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, September 12, 2008 No problems reported No problems reported
Thursday, September 11, 2008 Metropolitan and Piccadilly Lines: On Thursday 11 September, the usual evening works between Ruislip, Hillingdon and Uxbridge will not apply, and trains will operate through to Uxbridge at all times. Bakerloo Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Paddington. Northern Line: Severe delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Kennington. District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signalling problem at Aldgate East. No problems reported
Wednesday, September 10, 2008 Hammersmith & City Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Latimer Road. No problems reported
Tuesday, September 9, 2008 Hammersmith & City Line: Minor delays are occurring due to signal failure at Wood Lane. District Line (Richmond branch): Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Richmond. Piccadilly Line: Trains are not stopping at Gloucester Road station due to faulty lifts. Circle and District line services are unaffected. No problems reported
Monday, September 8, 2008 District Line: Suspended between Kensington Olympia and Earls Court due to a faulty track at Earls Court. No problems reported
Sunday, September 7, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, September 6, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, September 5, 2008 Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to faulty trains. No problems reported
Thursday, September 4, 2008 No problems reported No problems reported
Wednesday, September 3, 2008 Circle and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Edgware Road. District Line: Minor delays between High Street Kensington and Edgware Road occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Edgware Road. District Line: Severe delays are occurring due to a person under a train earlier at Hammersmith. Circle Line: Severe delays are occurring anti-clockwise due to lack of available trains.
Tuesday, September 2, 2008 Hammersmith & City Line: Suspended between Plaistow and Barking due to faulty track at Aldgate East. District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to faulty track at Aldgate East. Circle, HAMMERSMITH & CITY and Metropolitan Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier local power failure at Moorgate. No problems reported
Monday, September 1, 2008 Circle Line: Suspended in both directions due to a signal failure at Baker Street. Hammersmith & City Line: Suspended between Edgware Road and Barking, due to a signal failure at Baker Street. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Baker Street. Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a faulty track at Neasden. District Line: Minor delays are occurring between Earls Court and Edgware Road due to a signal failure at Baker Street. A good service is operating on the rest of the line. Circle Line: Suspended in both directions due to flooding on the track at Baker Street. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring due flooding on the track at Baker Street. Hammersmith & City Line: Suspended between Whitechapel and Barking and between Edgware Road and Baker Street with severe delays occurring on the rest of the line due to flooding on the track at Baker Street.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, August 30, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, August 29, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Thursday, August 28, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Wednesday, August 27, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Tuesday, August 26, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Monday, August 25, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Sunday, August 24, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, August 23, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, August 22, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Thursday, August 21, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Wednesday, August 20, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Tuesday, August 19, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Monday, August 18, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Sunday, August 17, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, August 16, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, August 15, 2008 Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Bethnal Green. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Uxbridge due to an earlier faulty train at Uxbridge. A good service is operating on the rest of the line. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Tottenham Court Road. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier security alert at Victoria. Bakerloo Line: Suspended between Harrow & Wealdstone and Queens Park due to a signal failure at Harlesden. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line.
Thursday, August 14, 2008 Bakerloo Line: Severe delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Baker Street. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring clockwise due to a customer incident at Baker Street. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier fire alert at Kensal Green. Bakerloo Line: Suspended between Harrow & Wealdstone and Queens Park due to a signal at Willesden Junction and severe delays on the rest of the line.
Wednesday, August 13, 2008 Circle, Hammersmith & City  AND Metropolitan Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to faulty communications equipment at Baker Street. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a train operator taken ill at Bank. Northern Line: Suspended between Finchley Central and High Barnet due to a tree on the line at High Barnet. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the High Barnet branch. Circle Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Liverpool Street. Hammersmith & City  AND Metropolitan Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Liverpool Street.
Tuesday, August 12, 2008 No problems reported Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring clockwise due to a lack of available trains.
Monday, August 11, 2008 Bakerloo Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Lambeth North. District Line: Minor delays are occurring between Earls Court and Edgware Road due to an earlier signalling problem at High Street Kensington. A good service is operating on the rest of the line. Victoria Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Warren Street.
Sunday, August 10, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, August 9, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, August 8, 2008 Hammersmith & City Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Edgware Road. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring to clockwise services due to an earlier faulty train at Edgware Road. Victoria Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Green Park. Piccadilly Line: Minor delays are occurring due to signal failure at Barons Court. Northern Line: Suspended between Camden Town and East Finchley due to a person under a train at Archway. Severe delays are occurring on the rest of the line.
Thursday, August 7, 2008 District Line: Suspended between Hornchurch and Upminster due to a signal failure at Upminster. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Liverpool Street. District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal problem at Gloucester Road. Circle Line: Severe delays are occurring clockwise due to an earlier signal failure at Gloucester Road. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring clockwise due to an earlier faulty train. Circle and District Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier security alert at Temple.
Wednesday, August 6, 2008 Circle and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Moorgate. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring between Baker Street and Aldgate due to an earlier signal failure at Moorgate. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Bethnal Green.  
Tuesday, August 5, 2008 Piccadilly Line: Suspended between Uxbridge and Ruislip due to faulty communications equipment.  No problems reported
Monday, August 4, 2008 Central Line: Suspended clockwise between Newbury Park and Leytonstone due to a person under a train at Redbridge. Suspended eastbound between White City and Marble Arch due to a person ill on a train at Holland Park. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a person under a train earlier at Redbridge.
Sunday, August 3, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, August 2, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, August 1, 2008 Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring between Queens Park and Harrow and Wealdstone due to a faulty train at Harrow and Wealdstone. Metropolitan Line: Services are suspended between Rayners Lane and Uxbridge due to a person ill on a train at Ruislip Manor. Piccadilly Line: Services are suspended between South Harrow and Uxbridge due to a person ill on a train at Ruislip Manor. Metropolitan Line: Suspended between Chalfont & Latimer and Amersham due to a signal failure at Amersham. Severe delays are occurring on the rest of the line. Hammersmith & City Line: Part suspended between Moorgate and Barking due to a bridge strike at Bromley by Bow. District Line: Suspended between Whitechapel and Plaistow due to a bridge strike at Bromley By Bow. Bakerloo Line: Suspended between Paddington and Elephant & Castle due to a signalling problem at Lambeth North. Severe delays are occurring on the rest of the line. London Buses are accepting valid London Underground tickets by any reasonable route. Metropolitan Line: Suspended between Chalfont & Latimer and Amersham due to a signal failure at Amersham. Severe delays are occurring on the rest of the line.
Thursday, July 31, 2008 Circle Line: Severe delays are occurring anti-clockwise due to a signal failure at Westminster. District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Westminster. Piccadilly Line: Suspended between Ruislip and Uxbridge due to faulty communications equipment. Circle and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Ladbroke Grove.
Wednesday, July 30, 2008 District Line: Suspended between Richmond and Turnham Green due to the late finish of engineering work at Turnham Green. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line. Piccadilly Line: Suspended between Ruislip and Uxbridge due to faulty communications equipment. Minor delays on the rest of the line due to the late finish of engineering work at Turnham Green. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring on the Uxbridge branch due to faulty communications equipment at Uxbridge. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring anti clockwise due to lack of available trains. Piccadilly Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Acton Town. Northern Line: Severe delays are occurring between Kennington and Morden due to a faulty train at Morden. District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Kew Gardens.
Tuesday, July 29, 2008 Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Pinner. Jubilee Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Stratford. District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Wimbledon Park. Waterloo & City Line: Suspended due to faulty communications equipment.
Monday, July 28, 2008 No problems reported Jubilee Line: Severe delays are occurring due to faulty communications equipment.
Sunday, July 27, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, July 26, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, July 25, 2008 East London Line: The line is closed to enable works to upgrade it to be part of the new London Overground network. Replacement bus services operate. Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Wembley Park. No problems reported
Thursday, July 24, 2008 No problems reported Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring clockwise due to an earlier faulty train at Baker street.
Wednesday, July 23, 2008 Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to earlier signal failures at Woodford and White City. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Queens Park.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Acton Town. No problems reported
Monday, July 21, 2008 Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Edgware Road. No problems reported
Sunday, July 20, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, July 19, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, July 18, 2008 Central Line: Minor delays are occurring between Liverpool Street and Epping due to an earlier customer incident at Mile End. Piccadilly Line: Suspended between Hammersmith and Hyde Park Corner, severe delays elsewhere, due to a fire alert at South Kensington. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a person ill on a train earlier at Liverpool Street. District Line: Suspended between Earl's Court and Edgware Road with minor delays occurring on the rest of the line due to a fire alert at High Street Kensington. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a fire alert at High Street Kensington.
Thursday, July 17, 2008 Northern Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signalling problem at Camden Town and an earlier customer incident at Kennington. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring clockwise due to an earlier customer incident at Whitechapel. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Elephant and Castle. Piccadilly Line: Suspended between Hatton Cross and Heathrow Terminal 4 due to a faulty train at Heathrow Terminal 4.
Wednesday, July 16, 2008 Waterloo & City Line: Suspended due to a fire alert at Bank. District Line: Suspended between Parsons Green and Wimbledon due to a line side incident at Putney Bridge. Minor delays are occurring between Parsons Green and Edgware Road. Circle and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Aldgate. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring between Baker Street and Aldgate due to an earlier signal failure at Aldgate. Central Line: Suspended between North Acton and West Ruislip due to a person taken ill on a train at Greenford.
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 District Line: Minor delays between Earls Court and Richmond / Ealing Broadway/Wimbledon due to a signal failure at Wimbledon Park and an earlier signal failure at Barons Court. District Line: Minor delays between Earls Court and Wimbledon due to a signal failure at Wimbledon Park. Piccadilly Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier signalling problem at Holborn. No problems reported
Monday, July 14, 2008 Circle Line (clockwise): Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Great Portland Street. No problems reported
Sunday, July 13, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, July 12, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, July 11, 2008 District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Kew Gardens and the derailment of an empty train at Upminster depot. Northern Line: Minor delays are occurring between Kennington and Morden due to a signal failure at South Wimbledon.
Thursday, July 10, 2008 Central Line: Minor delays are occurring in the eastbound direction due to a signal failure at Oxford Circus. District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signalling problem at Earl's Court. Circle Line: Severe delays are occurring in the clockwise direction due to an earlier signalling problem at Earl's Court. No problems reported
Wednesday, July 9, 2008 Circle Line: Minor Delays on the anti-clockwise service due to an earlier faulty train at King's Cross. District Line: Minor delays are occurring between Acton Town and Ealing Broadway due to an earlier signal failure at Ealing Common. Piccadilly Line: Minor delays are occurring between Acton Town and Uxbridge due to an earlier signal failure at Ealing Common.
Tuesday, July 8, 2008 Northern Line: Minor delays are occurring between Camden Town and Edgware due to an earlier customer incident at Hampstead. No problems reported
Monday, July 7, 2008 Jubilee Line: Severe delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Swiss Cottage. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Baker Street. No problems reported
Sunday, July 6, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, July 5, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, July 4, 2008 Central Line: Suspended between Liverpool Street and Marble Arch due to a trespasser on the track. Hammersmith & City Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Shepherds Bush. Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring between Wembley Park and Stanmore due to an earlier signal failure at Bermondsey. Circle Line: Severe delays are occurring in the anti-clockwise direction due to staff shortage. Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signalling problem at Willesden Green.
Thursday, July 3, 2008 Piccadilly Line: severe delays are occurring due to an earlier fire alert at Hatton Cross. Circle, District, Hammersmith & City AND Metropolitan LineS: Suspended throughout due to faulty communications equipment. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to faulty communications equipment. Piccadilly Line: Minor delays are occurring between Acton Town and Heathrow/Uxbridge due to earlier faulty communications equipment. District Line: Minor delays due to an earlier signalling problem at Gloucester Road.
Wednesday, July 2, 2008 District and Piccadilly Lines: Severe delays due to trespassers on the track in the Ealing Common area earlier. Metropolitan and Piccadilly Lines: Between 2100 and 2140 on Monday to Thursday evenings until early September, the Metropolitan line service is suspended between Hillingdon and Uxbridge and the Piccadilly line is suspended between Ruislip and Uxbridge. No problems reported
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 No problems reported Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier obstruction on the track at West Ham. District Line: Stamford Brook Station is closed due to a security alert.


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