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Engineering works could affect your journey this weekend.

Travel: Weekend works close parts of Tube and Overground network

There is a relatively minor programme of planned closures on the Tube and Overground network this weekend - but they could still affect your journey. Read on for the lowdown.

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Three vehicles were involved in the accident

Delays in Beckton due to three vehicle accident

There are severe delays on the A13 this morning due to an accident involving a cement mixer, a lorry and a car.

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Beckton road closed to disrupt car meet

A Beckton road will be closed tomorrow night in an attempt to disrupt a Fast and Furious style rally.

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BIG DEBATE: 24-hour weekend tube services

Transport for London (TfL) recently announced plans for a 24-hour weekend tube trains from next September, with six services to run every hour across the Jubilee, Victoria and most of the Piccadilly, Central and Northern lines.

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The planned road layout for the Silvertown tunnel's exit north of the river (image: TfL)

Poll: Detailed Silvertown tunnel plans unveiled ahead of consultation

Detailed plans for the proposed Silvertown tunnel have been released, showing how the new river crossing could fit into east London’s landscape.

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Tube strikes next week were called off Picture: Katie Collins/PA

Tube strike in Newham called off after talks

Tube strike action planned for next week has been suspended after “significant movement” in talks between Transport for London and the Rail, Maritime and Transport Union.

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Commuters try to pack onto Central Line trains (Picture by John Hilliard)

Central Line chaos leaves commuters raging

Central Line users are facing misery this morning after a broken down train at Tottenham Court Road threw the whole service into chaos.

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A CGI image of the Stratford gyratory plans

Cycle-friendly bid for two way Stratford gyratory

Stratford Gyratory could be converted into a two-way system in a bid to encourage more cyclists.

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London Underground passengers will be able to use a 24 hour service from next September (Pic: Tim Ireland/PA Wire)

Night Tube to operate through Newham from September 2015

Taking the night bus home will be a thing of the past with a 24 hour Tube service launching in less than a year.

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The flooding in Priory Road was captured by Harpreet Kaur (@icklewarrior)

Flooding causes road and rail disruption across Newham

Heavy rainfall has caused disruption across Newham this afternoon, with commuters facing a long journey home.

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London Underground

TRAVEL: Services hit on Hammersmith & City, Circle and Metropolitan lines

Morning Rush Hour travel on the London Underground has been disrupted for commuters in east London and the City by emergency work being carried out at King’s Corss.

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A section of the CS2 in Stratford has been removed due to safety concerns

Removal of Stratford cycle superhighway section ‘a step back for safety’

Countless narrow escapes have led to the removal of a section of a cycle superhighway in Stratford.

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Delays on the Liverpool Street to Shenfield line this morning

Delays and cancellations on Liverpool Street to Shenfield line after broken down train

A broken down freight train this morning has caused cancellations or delays of up to 20 minutes on the London Liverpool Street to Shenfield line.

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Commuters suffered disruption caused by a fault on a train

Train fault at Maryland causes disruption for morning commuters

Commuters suffered disruption on their way to work this morning due to a fault on a train.

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News in focus: Spotlight on Newham’s gang culture

Being in a gang isn’t like it is in a video game, is something that Detective Superintendent Andy Mortimer is keen to teach youngsters who are tempted by the seemingly glamourous underworld.

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Young girls encourage Olympic medalist Mark Hunter in the Rowing Challenge at UEL Sports Dock

Pictures: Charity helping to make a splash on the rowing scene

Could you follow in the footsteps of Newham’s Olympic champion Mark Hunter and become the next rowing success?

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Opinion See all

Poplar & Limehouse MP Jim Fitzpatrick says Palestine needs our support

On Monday, October 13, the Commons voted strongly in favour of recognising Palestine as a sovereign state.

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Features See all

Reporter Freddy Mayhew joins GoodGym Newham on its inaugural run at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Pictures by: Ellie Hoskins

Feature: Newham GoodGym takes its exercise with a healthy dose of altruism

I confess it has been a full two years since I last laced up my running shoes and made any meaningful attempt at pacing along the pavement in a bid to stay fit.

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Experience the action of a London Lions basketball game!

Win tickets to see London Lions vs Leeds Force

The London Lions are the only professional basketball team in the capital, based at the state-of-the-art Copper Box Arena in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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