Stratford route at 7:30 on 21 December

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 21 December for the Tube system:

DISTRICT LINE: Severe delays are occurring due to a signal failure at Acton Town and a faulty train at Barking. London Underground tickets will be accepted on C2C services between Fenchurch Street and Upminster. PICCADILLY LINE: Severe delays are occurring between Acton Town and Uxbridge with minor delays on the rest of the line due to a signal failure at Acton Town.

JUBILEE LINE: Minor delays are occurring between North Greenwich and Stratford due to a lack of available trains.

CHANCERY LANE STATION: Until early January 2010, the station will be open for exit only on weekdays between 0730 and 1000 due to escalator refurbishment works. For the Central line please use nearby Holborn station which is a 6-8 minute walk from Chancery Lane.

GREENFORD STATION: Due to works taking place, the car park will be closed until the end of 2010.

OXFORD CIRCUS: Until April 2010, due to escalator work Central line passengers travelling to Oxford Street are strongly advised to avoid exiting at Oxford Circus station. Use Bond Street or Tottenham Court Road stations instead. Access to the Central line and interchange with the Bakerloo and Victoria lines is not affected.

PICCADILLY CIRCUS STATION: Reduced escalator service until further notice.

SOUTHGATE STATION: Reduced escalator service until late December 2009.

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Toddler snatch inquiry launched An inquiry begins into how an 18-month-old girl was mistakenly handed over to an impostor at a London police station. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/england/london/8423863.stm

Modified Eurostar trains in tests Eurostar trains modified overnight are to be tested as Channel Tunnel services are suspended for a third day. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/uk/8423851.stm

Gas supply lost in cold weather About 600 homes in north London are without gas heating in freezing conditions after a loss of their supply. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/england/london/8423264.stm

Landmark survey shuns London No London landmarks feature in a top 10 list of the world’s favourite attractions – which France’s Eiffel Tower tops. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/england/london/8423343.stm

Christmas shoppers defy weather London shoppers are defying the harsh winter weather to spend during the last weekend before the Christmas holidays. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/business/8423219.stm

Off-duty officers help passengers Passengers left stranded in the Channel Tunnel were helped by an off-duty Met police officer, it emerges. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/england/8423320.stm

Man dies after London flat fire A 50-year-old man dies in hospital after being rescued by firefighters from a blaze at a flat in south London. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/england/london/8423188.stm

Redknapp set to face tax lawsuit Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp is to face legal proceedings over a tax issue, according to his solicitors. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/sport1/hi/football/teams/t/tottenham_hotspur/8422891.stm

The high cost of flat maintenance Residents living in London apartments are finding maintenance fees are increasing at a rate they cannot afford to pay. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/uk/8419264.stm

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