Stratford route at 7:30 on 29 December

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 29 December for the Tube system:

BAKERLOO LINE: Boxing Day Saturday 26 December until Sunday 3 January, inclusive, suspended between Queens Park and Stonebridge Park. Rail replacement bus services operate. Service one: between Queens Park and Stonebridge Park, calling at Kensal Green, Willesden Junction and Harlesden.

BANK DLR STATION: Closed from Christmas Eve Thursday 24 December until the end of January, approximately.

CHALFONT & LATIMER STATION: No step free access to the northbound platform due to a faulty gate.

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.

HAMMERSMITH UNDERGROUND STATION: Closed to District and Piccadilly line trains due to a fire alert outside the station.

NORTH GREENWICH STATION: No step free access to the platforms due to a faulty lift.

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.

VICTORIA UNDERGROUND STATION: PLEASE AVOID INTERCHANGING BETWEEN VICTORIA AND DISTRICT AND CIRCLE LINE SERVICES: From Sunday 27 December until 1200 Thursday 31 December, the escalator link between the Victoria line and the District and Circle lines at Victoria is closed during station upgrade works. You are strongly advised to use alternative stations to interchange between these lines.

Please use these alternative routes to change between lines:

Travelling from north of Victoria on the Victoria line: change at Oxford Circus for the Bakerloo line to Embankment

Travelling from south of Victoria on the Victoria line: change at Stockwell for the Northern line to Embankment

Travelling from west of Victoria on the District line: change at South Kensington for the Piccadilly line to Green Park

Travelling from east of Victoria on the District line: change at Embankment for the Bakerloo line to Oxford Circus or the Northern line to Stockwell

WEMBLEY PARK STATION: No step free access between the car park and the ticket hall due to a faulty lift.

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China executes Briton over drugs China has executed a Briton convicted of drug smuggling and who was reportedly mentally ill, the Foreign Office confirms. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/uk/8433285.stm

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‘London bomber’ was on UK watch list A London student charged with trying to blow up a plane had been on a UK watch list, Home Secretary Alan Johnson says. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/uk/8432180.stm

‘Peacemaker’ dies after attack A passer-by dies after being hurt in a fight between two groups in east London that he had tried to break up. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/england/london/8432814.stm

Hundreds still have no gas supply More than 200 homes in north London are still without gas supplies more than a week after the problem first started. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/england/london/8432905.stm

High-speed rail report expected A new station in central London will be part of plans for a future high-speed rail line linking the capital and West Midlands. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/uk/8432051.stm

British skier killed in the Alps A British skier who went missing in the Alps on Christmas Day dies after being caught in an avalanche, French police say. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/england/london/8432256.stm

Wall walk for badly hurt soldiers A veteran of the war in Afghanistan, from London, walks the length of Hadrian’s Wall to raise money for injured soldiers. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/england/8432333.stm

Four arrests after man found dead Four people are arrested after a man is found dead after being hit by a car in an east London street during the early hours. http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/1/hi/england/london/8431674.stm

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Thames Path walk Revive yourself after indulging over Christmas http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/local/london/hi/things_to_do/newsid_8413000/8413512.stm

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