Stratford route at 7:30 on 4 January

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 4 January for the Tube system:

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: Suspended due to a local power failure.

DISTRICT LINE: Suspended between Wimbledon and Parsons Green due to a signal failure at Putney Bridge.

DISTRICT LINE: Severe delays are occurring westbound due to a signal failure at Bromley-by-Bow.

HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Suspended between Whitechapel and Barking with minor delays on the rest of the line due to a signal failure at Bromley-by-Bow.

PICCADILLY LINE: Minor delays are occurring between Acton Town and Heathrow due to a signal failure at Boston Manor.

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

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.

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