VIDEO: Bus stops packed in Stratford due to Tube strikes

12:51 05 February 2014

Police herd commuters onto buses at Stratford bus station (pic: David Mirzoeff)

Police herd commuters onto buses at Stratford bus station (pic: David Mirzoeff)


Bus stops were packed with commuters this morning trying to get to work.

Traffic was disrupted by the string of buses on the first morning of the Tube strike.

Stratford station had to be evacuated earlier today due to dangerous levels of overcrowding.


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