Stratford route at 7:30 on 23 March

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 23 March for the Tube system:

METROPOLITAN LINE: Minor delays are occurring between Aldgate and Harrow on the Hill due to an earlier faulty train at Finchley Road.

BANK STATION: No step-free access to the DLR platforms due to planned maintenance work.

CHARING CROSS STATION: Reduced escalator service until late April 2010.

EARLS COURT STATION: Reduced escalator service until late May 2010.

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

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