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ANOTHER weekend (Dec 11/12) of disruption on London Tube and rail networks has been announced because of continuing major engineering works.

For East London travellers the District line is suspended between Barking and Upminster on both days with replacement bus services operating.

Farringdon station on the Circle, Metropolitan and Hammersmith & City lines will be closed all weekend.

All other lines are unaffected.

Again London Overground’s services between Stratford and Richmond on Sunday will not run with replacement bus services available.

On the DLR, services between Stratford – Bow Church and between Westferry – Beckton/Woolwich Arsenal are suspended all weekend with three replacement bus services running between: Stratford - Pudding Mill Lane - Bow Church; Canary Wharf - Blackwall - East India - Canning Town - Royal Victoria - Custom House for ExCeL - Prince Regent - Royal Albert - Beckton Park - Cyprus - Gallions Reach – Beckton and Canary Wharf - Blackwall - East India - Canning Town - West Silvertown - Pontoon Dock - London City Airport - King George V - North Woolwich.

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