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spikegifted - London - Poor Public Transport Q4 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
Wednesday, December 31, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Tuesday, December 30, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Monday, December 29, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Sunday, December 28, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, December 27, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, December 26, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Thursday, December 25, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Wednesday, December 24, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Tuesday, December 23, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Monday, December 22, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Sunday, December 21, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, December 20, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, December 19, 2008 Circle Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier security alert at Mansion House. Hammersmith & City Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier security alert. Northern Line: Suspended between Golders Green and Camden Town due to a faulty train at Hampstead. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the Edgware branch.
Thursday, December 18, 2008 No problems reported No problems reported
Wednesday, December 17, 2008 Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Barbican. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Mile End. Circle (anti-clockwise) and Hammersmith & City Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at King's Cross. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a person ill on a train earlier at Holborn. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Paddington.
Tuesday, December 16, 2008 Bakerloo Line: Suspended between Stonebridge Park and Harrow & Wealdstone with minor delays on the rest of the line due to emergency engineering work at Harrow & Wealdstone. Circle, District, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan Lines: Severe delays are occurring due to a person under a train earlier at Aldgate East. Metropolitan Line: Suspended between Moorgate and Aldgate, due to a London Fire brigade investigation outside Aldgate station. Circle Line: Suspended due to a London Fire brigade investigation outside Aldgate station.
Monday, December 15, 2008 Circle Line (anti-clockwise): Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Aldgate. No problems reported
Sunday, December 14, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, December 13, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, December 12, 2008 Piccadilly and Metropolitan Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to late finish of overnight engineering work. No problems reported
Thursday, December 11, 2008 No problems reported Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Paddington.
Wednesday, December 10, 2008 District Line: Suspended between Whitechapel and South Kensington and minor delays on the rest of the line due to a fire alert at Embankment. Circle Line: Suspended due to a fire alert at Embankment. District and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier fire alert at Aldgate East. No problems reported
Tuesday, December 9, 2008 Piccadilly Line: Minor delays due to an earlier faulty train at Cockfoster. Circle, District and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signalling problem at Aldgate East. Piccadilly Line: Severe delays are occurring due to a signal failure on the westbound at Bounds Green. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring clockwise only due to a lack of available trains. Good service anti-clockwise. Victoria Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at King's Cross.
Monday, December 8, 2008 No problems reported No problems reported
Sunday, December 7, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, December 6, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, December 5, 2008 Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring between Queen's park and Harrow & Wealdstone due to an earlier signal failure at Harlesden. Hammersmith & City Line: Minor delays are occurring due to lack of available trains. No problems reported
Thursday, December 4, 2008 No problems reported Bakerloo Line: Suspended between Lambeth North and Elephant & Castle due to a signal failure. District Line: Suspended between Barking and Upminster due to a person under a train at Becontree. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line. Hammersmith & City Line: Suspended between Plaistow and Barking due to a person under a train at Becontree.
Wednesday, December 3, 2008 Waterloo & City Line: Suspended due to a faulty train at Bank. Jubilee Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Stratford. Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring, due to an earlier customer incident at Willesden Green.
Tuesday, December 2, 2008 Bakerloo Line: Severe delays are occurring between Harrow & Wealdstone and Stonebridge Park due to a signal failure in the Wembley Central area. Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Bond Street.
Monday, December 1, 2008 CIRCLE and Hammersmith & City Lines: Suspended in both directions due to a signal failure at Edgware Road. District Line: Suspended between High Street Kensington and Edgware Road due to a signal failure at Edgware Road. Metropolitan Line: Suspended between Baker Street and Aldgate due to a signal failure at Edgware Road. Minor delays on the rest of the line. No problems reported
Sunday, November 30, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, November 29, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, November 28, 2008 District Line: Severe delays are occurring between Wimbledon and Earls Court due to an earlier faulty train at Wimbledon Park. District Line: Suspended between Putney Bridge and Wimbledon due to a faulty train at Wimbledon Park. Piccadilly Line: Severe delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Earl's Court.
Thursday, November 27, 2008 Metropolitan Line: Severe delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Willesden Green. Circle and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Willesden Green. Circle Line (clockwise): Suspended due to a signal failure at South Kensington. District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at South Kensington. Bakerloo Line: Suspended between Stonebridge Park and Harrow and Wealdstone due to a faulty train at Harrow and Wealdstone. A good service is operating on the rest of the line.
Wednesday, November 26, 2008 Piccadilly Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Holborn. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring clockwise due to an earlier signal failure at South Kensington. Piccadilly Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier fire alert at Holborn.
Tuesday, November 25, 2008 Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring clockwise only due to an earlier fire alert at Embankment. District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier fire alert at Embankment. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring southbound only due to an earlier faulty train at Paddington. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Edgware Road. Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at St. John's Wood. Circle Line: Suspended clockwise, severe delays are occurring anti-clockwise due to a signal failure at Edgware Road. District Line: Severe delays are occurring between Edgware Road and Wimbledon due to a signal failure at Edgware Road. Hammersmith & City Line: Severe delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Edgware Road. Metropolitan Line: Suspended between Baker Street and Aldgate due to a signal failure at Edgware Road.
Monday, November 24, 2008 Central Line: St Paul's Station is closed due to flooding. Victoria Line: Suspended between Victoria and Brixton, with minor delays on the rest of the line due to a signal failure at Brixton. Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier customer incident at Neasden. Victoria Line: Suspended between Seven Sisters and Walthamstow Central due to a signal failure at Walthamstow Central. Severe delays are occurring on the rest of the line.
Sunday, November 23, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, November 22, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, November 21, 2008 DISTRICT and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Cannon Street. Circle Line (clockwise): Severe delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Cannon Street. No problems reported
Thursday, November 20, 2008 No problems reported Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at North Acton.
Wednesday, November 19, 2008 No problems reported No problems reported
Tuesday, November 18, 2008 No problems reported Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a person taken ill on a train earlier at Tottenham Court Road.
Monday, November 17, 2008 Hammersmith & City Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Baker Street. Circle Line: Severe delays are occurring clockwise due to an earlier faulty train at Baker Street. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring on the Epping branch due to an earlier signal failure at South Woodford.
Sunday, November 16, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, November 15, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, November 14, 2008 District Line: Severe delays between Wimbledon and Earl's Court due to signalling problem at Wimbledon. Minor delays on the rest of the line due to signalling problem at Mansion House. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring clockwise only due to lack of trains. There is a good service anti-clockwise.
Thursday, November 13, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Monday, November 10, 2008 Piccadilly, Jubilee and Victoria Lines: Green Park Station is closed due to faulty communications equipment. District Line: Suspended between Earls Court and Wimbledon due to a signal failure at Parsons Green. District and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Mansion House. Circle Line: Severe delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Mansion House. Metropolitan Line: Suspended between Wembley Park and Aldgate due to a signal failure at Finchley Road. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line.
Sunday, November 9, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, November 8, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, November 7, 2008 Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring between Harrow on the Hill and Baker Street due to a signal failure at Northwick Park. No problems reported
Thursday, November 6, 2008 District Line: Minor delays are occurring due to signalling problem at Barking. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring in the anti-clockwise direction due to an earlier signalling problem at High Street Kensington. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring on the Ruislip branch due to a signal failure at Ruislip Gardens. There is a good service on the rest of the line. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring on the Hainault branch due to an earlier signal failure in the Hainault area. A good service is operating on the rest of the line.
Wednesday, November 5, 2008 Central Line: Suspended between Leytonstone and Marble Arch, with severe delays occurring on the rest of the line due to a person under a train at Liverpool Street. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a customer incident at Marylebone.
Tuesday, November 4, 2008 Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring on the clockwise direction due a person taken ill on a train earlier at Notting Hill Gate. A good service is operating on the rest of the line. Hammersmith & City Line: Severe delays are occurring between Whitechapel and Barking, with minor delays on the rest of the line due to an earlier signal failure at Mile End. District Line: Minor delays are occurring between Whitechapel and Upminster due to an earlier signal failure at Mile End.
Monday, November 3, 2008 Hammersmith & City Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Shepherds Bush Market. Bakerloo Line: Suspended between Elephant & Castle and Paddington due to a person under a train at Oxford Circus. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line. Central Line: Severe delays are occurring due a person under a train earlier at Bethnal Green. District Line: West Kensington Station is closed due to a person ill on the platform.
Sunday, November 2, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, November 1, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, October 31, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Thursday, October 30, 2008 Jubilee Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Baker Street. Metropolitan Line: Severe delays are occurring on the Uxbridge branch due to a signal failure at Ruislip. Piccadilly Line: Suspended between Uxbridge and Rayners Lane due to a signalling problem at Ruislip. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Piccadilly Circus.
Wednesday, October 29, 2008 Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Swiss Cottage. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Amersham. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier local power failure at Leyton. CIRCLE and Metropolitan Lines: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier signalling problem at Amersham and an earlier signal failure at Finchley Road District Line: Minor delays are occurring between Wimbledon and Edgware Road due to a security alert at Putney Bridge. 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 due to a signal failure at Finchley Road. Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring between Neasden and Stanmore due to an earlier faulty train at Bond Street. Bakerloo Line: Suspended between Elephant & Castle and Paddington with severe delays occurring on the rest of the line due to a fire alert at Lambeth North.
Tuesday, October 28, 2008 Metropolitan Line: Buses replace trains between Chesham and Chalfont & Latimer on Tuesday 28 October between 1315 and 1415 to enable the track recording trains to operate. Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Great Portland Street. Metropolitan Line: Suspended between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Uxbridge due to a signal failure at Harrow-on-the-Hill. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier obstruction on the track at Mile End. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Harrow-on-the-Hill.
Monday, October 27, 2008 Metropolitan Line: Suspended southbound between Wembley Park and Aldgate due to a signal failure at Neasden. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line. Jubilee Line: Suspended between Stanmore and Willesden Green due to a signal failure at Neasden. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line. Victoria Line: Suspended between Brixton and Highbury & Islington due to a signal failure at Victoria. Severe delays are occurring on the rest of the line. District Line: Suspended Between Turnham Green and Ealing Broadway due to a person under a train at Acton Town. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Harrow-on-the-Hill.
Sunday, October 26, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, October 25, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, October 24, 2008 CIRCLE and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Euston Square. Piccadilly Line: Trains are not stopping at Gloucester Road Station due to faulty lifts. Northern Line: Trains are not stopping at Tooting Bec Station due to flooding.
Thursday, October 23, 2008 Northern Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a person under a train earlier at Oval. District Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier signalling problem at Earls Court. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring clockwise due to an earlier signal failure at Earls Court. Central Line: Suspended between Leytonstone and Liverpool Street due to a person under a train at Leyton. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line.
Wednesday, October 22, 2008 District Line: Minor delays are occurring westbound due to a signal failure at Earls Court. No problems reported
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 District Line: Minor delays are occurring between Wimbledon and Earls Court due to a faulty track at Southfields. No problems reported
Monday, October 20, 2008 Metropolitan Line (Amersham branch): Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Chorleywood. CIRCLE, METROPOLITAN and HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINES: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Baker Street. Piccadilly Line: Minor delays are occurring eastbound only due to an obstruction on the track earlier at Hammersmith. Metropolitan Line (Amersham branch): Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Chalfont & Latimer. A good service is operating on the rest of the line.
Sunday, October 19, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, October 18, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, October 17, 2008 Jubilee Line: Severe delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Stratford. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring on the Amersham branch due to a signal failure at Chalfont & Latimer. Metropolitan Line: Suspended between Wembley Park and Aldgate due to a faulty train at Baker Street. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line. Waterloo & City Line: Suspended due to faulty communications equipment.
Thursday, October 16, 2008 Central Line: Minor delays due to signal failure at Queensway. Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a person taken ill on a train earlier at Canada Water. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Stonebridge Park. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Wembley Park. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring between Leytonstone and Epping due to an earlier signal failure at Woodford.
Wednesday, October 15, 2008 No problems reported Circle and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier customer incident at Kings Cross. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Amersham due to signal failure at Amersham. Northern Line: Tufnell Park Station is closed due to faulty fir equipment. Northern Line: Suspended between Charing Cross and Kennington due to a signal failure at Kennington. Severe delays are occurring on the rest of the Charing Cross branch.
Tuesday, October 14, 2008 Circle Line: Suspended in both directions due to a person under a train at Earls Court. District Line: Suspended between Embankment and Wimbledon/Kensington Olympia/Richmond and Ealing Broadway, and between Edgware Road and Wimbledon, due to a person under a train at Earls Court. Minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Lambeth North.
Monday, October 13, 2008 District Line: Severe delays are occurring due to the late finish of overnight engineering works at Barking. Metropolitan Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Wembley Park. Metropolitan Line: Trains are not stopping at Northwick Park and Preston Road Stations due to a signal failure at Wembley Park. Circle and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to late finish of overnight engineering works earlier at Barking. District and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an obstruction on the track earlier at Aldagte East.
Sunday, October 12, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, October 11, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, October 10, 2008 No problems reported Circle Line: Minor delays are occuring in the anticlockwise direction due to an earlier signal failure at Bayswater. Circle Line: Suspended anti-clockwise, due to a signal failure at Tower Hill. Minor delays are occurring clockwise. District Line: Suspended between Tower Hill and Whitechapel also between Plaistow & Upney due to signal failures at Tower Hill and East Ham. Severe delays are occurring on the rest of the line. Hammersmith & City Line: Suspended between Plaistow and Barking due to a signal failure at East Ham. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring to the southbound service due to an earlier London Overground staff shortage.
Thursday, October 9, 2008 No problems reported Hammersmith & City Line: Severe delays are occurring due to earlier faulty communications equipment. District Line: Minor delays are occurring between High Street Kensington and Edgware Road due to congestion at Edgware Road.
Wednesday, October 8, 2008 District Line: Minor delays due to a signalling problem at Barking. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring in the clockwise direction due to an earlier faulty train at Moorgate. Central Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a person ill on a train earlier at Bank. District and Piccadilly Lines: Minor delays are occurring eastbound only, due to a signal failure at Acton Town.
Tuesday, October 7, 2008 Northern Line: Suspended southbound only between Tooting Broadway and Morden, severe delays elsewhere, due to the derailment of an empty train at Morden depot. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Queens Park. Circle and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Kings Cross. Metropolitan Line: Severe delays are occurring between Harrow on the Hill and Uxbridge due to a signal failure at Rayners Lane. Piccadilly Line: Severe delays are occurring between South Harrow and Uxbridge due to a signal failure at Rayners Lane. Jubilee Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier power failure at Baker Street. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring anti-clockwise due to a signal failure at Bayswater.
Monday, October 6, 2008 No problems reported Bakerloo Line: Severe delay are occurring due to a signal failure at Paddington.
Sunday, October 5, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Saturday, October 4, 2008 Not recorded Not recorded
Friday, October 3, 2008 District Line: Minor delays on the Wimbledon Branch due to a person ill on a train at Southfields. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier security alert at Temple Station. Circle Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier signal failure at Kings Cross and Tower Hill. Victoria Line: Minor delays are occurring due to an earlier faulty train at Seven Sisters.
Thursday, October 2, 2008 Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Queen's Park. Piccadilly Line: Trains are not stopping at Holborn Station due to faulty escalators. Circle Line: Minor Delays are occurring due to an earlier customer incident at Great Portland Street. Bakerloo Line: Suspended northbound between Stonebridge Park and Harrow & Wealdstone due to a person under a National Rail train at Harrow & Wealdstone. Circle Line: Suspended anti-clockwise due to a person ill on a train at Temple District and Hammersmith & City Lines: Minor delays are occurring due to a person ill on a train at Temple.
Wednesday, October 1, 2008 Piccadilly Line: Minor delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Wood Green. District Line: Minor delays are occurring on the Wimbledon Branch due to a signal failure at Wimbledon. Central and Piccadilly Lines: Holborn Station is closed due to a fire alert. Bakerloo Line: Minor delays are occurring between Queens Park and Harrow & Wealdstone due to an earlier obstruction on the track at Kensal Green.


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