Transport for London Travel Alert for your tube travel at 7:30 on 14 August

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 14 August for the Tube system:
DOCKLANDS LIGHT RAILWAY, LEWISHAM – CROSSHARBOUR REDUCED SERVICES: From Monday 30 June until Bank Holiday Monday 25 August 2008 services between Lewisham and Crossharbour will significantly reduce to every 10 minutes. This may result in many passengers being unable to board trains during peak times. Services on this route will operate Lewisham-Island Gardens and Island Gardens-Bank in each direction. At Island Gardens passengers will have a step-free, cross-platform interchange to continue their journey. Four supplementary bus services will operate Monday to Friday at peak times to support train services.

Passengers who board at Cutty Sark and Mudchute are advised to use an alternative station.

Cutty Sark passengers can use the foot tunnel to Island Gardens where trains operate to/from Bank via Canary Wharf every 10 minutes.

Mudchute passengers are advised to use Crossharbour station where trains operate to/from Bank via Canary Wharf every 3-4 minutes.

Four supplementary bus services will operate Monday to Friday at peak times to support train services.

06:30 to 10:30* – northbound only, 15:30 to 21:00 – southbound only Routes operate in one direction only.:


Island Gardens-Canary Wharf – via Mudchute, Crossharbour and South Quay (on Limeharbour), up to every 5 minutes.


Lewisham-Cutty Sark – via all stations, up to every 3 minutes.


Greenwich-North Greenwich express – via Cutty Sark, up to every 3 minutes.


Lewisham-North Greenwich express – via Cutty Sark, every 10 minutes (*07:00 to 09:30 in the morning peak)

Please use the supplementary bus service or alternative travel routes wherever possible, ensuring that your ticket or Oyster card is valid for any journey you make.

A valid ticket or Oyster card is required for the bus services. Please allow extra time for your journey.

BANK / MONUMENT: Reduced escalator service until further notice.
BANK AND MONUMENT STATIONS: Until summer 2009, there is very limited interchange at Bank and Monument stations. This is due to major escalator replacement works. You are strongly advised to use alternative interchange stations. If you travel to the Bank and Monument areas you may find it easier to use nearby alternative stations such as Cannon Street, London Bridge, Mansion House and Moorgate. Local bus services 21, 43, 133 and 141 operate between London Bridge and Moorgate stations calling at Bank and Monument. Please note: Interchange at the station may involve walking routes at street level. In order to prevent overcrowding, Central and/or Northern line trains may not stop at Bank, especially during morning and evening peaks. Oyster Pay As You Go customers need to make their interchange within 30 minutes to avoid being charged twice. BOROUGH STATION: Reduced lift service at Borough until late October for lift refurbishment work. On Mondays to Fridays between 0800 and 1000 and 1700 and 1900 the station will operate as exit only with no ticket issuing facilities. Please use nearby London Bridge or Elephant & Castle stations instead. Local bus Routes 35, 40, 133 and 343 operate between all three stations and valid LU tickets will be accepted.
CANADA WATER STATION: Reduced escalator service until mid November.
CANADA WATER STATION: Until March 2010, one of the three exits will be closed to enable construction of a new library. Please use the other exits.
CANARY WHARF STATION: Reduced escalator service until late August.
HEATHROW TERMINALS 123 STATION: A reduced escalator service until late June 2009
KNIGHTSBRIDGE STATION: Reduced escalator service until the end of September.
MOORGATE STATION: Reduced escalator service until late January 2009.
OXFORD CIRCUS: Reduced escalator service. Please avoid exiting the station at peak hours between 0730 and 1000 and between 1530 and 1900. Please use an alternative station whenever possible such as Bond Street, Tottenham Court Road, Piccadilly Circus or Regent’s Park and continue your journey at street level.
PICCADILLY CIRCUS STATION: Reduced escalator service until further notice.
SHEPHERDS BUSH CENTRAL LINE STATION: Closed until mid-October for refurbishment work. A rail replacement bus service operates between Shepherds Bush Central line station, from the taxi rank outside the station, and White City station bus stop “B”. Journey times may be increased by up to 20 minutes. Oyster card pay as you go holders should use the free replacement bus service or the 148 bus to Holland Park and Notting Hill Gate.
TOWER GATEWAY STATION: From Saturday 28 June until Spring 2009, the station will be closed for major upgrade works. Due to the ongoing escalator works at Bank, customers are advised to avoid using this station as an alternative. Click for closure leaflet.

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