Stratford route at 7:30 on 8 February

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 8 February for the Tube system:

METROPOLITAN LINE REVISION OF ENGINEERING WORKS: From Monday 8 February to Friday 19 February, planned engineering works affecting Monday to Friday services have now been revised. All trains to and from Aldgate will now stop at Baker Street in both directions.

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

SHADWELL STATION: No step free access to the platform due to a faulty lift.

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Heathrow expansion e-mails probed The Department for Transport is being investigated over claims e-mails about Heathrow airport’s expansion were deleted.

Seven injured in large flat fire Seven people and a child are injured in a large fire in flats and a shop in Haringey in north London.

ID cards to be issued in London The latest stage of the government’s National Identity Card scheme is rolled out to all 16 to 24 year olds in London.

Hackney Empire stages ‘final act’ The Hackney Empire stages its last show before it closes for at least nine months following financial problems.

Fundraisers scale the ‘Gherkin’ Hundreds of fundraisers race up the 1,037 steps inside London’s iconic ‘Gherkin’ buildings to collect cash for charity.

Festival marks arrival of spring London hosts a Maslenitsa festival on the South Bank to celebrate the traditional arrival of spring in Russia.

Man ‘harassed’ actress Knightley A 41-year-old man appears in court charged with harassing Pirates of the Caribbean and Atonement star Keira Knightley.

Jazz star Johnny Dankworth dies Sir John Dankworth, a mainstay of the British jazz scene for more than 60 years, has died, his family has confirmed.

Demo over housing sell-off plan Scores of tenants living in affordable housing in London protest against plans to sell-off their homes.

Man held over ceiling blood death A 29-year-old man is arrested in east London on suspicion of the murder of a waiter found dead in a flat in Sussex.

Mexico fall student returns to UK A student who fell from a seventh floor balcony in Mexico and had been in a coma for several weeks returns to the UK.

Tube workers end 24-hour strike London Underground maintenance workers end the first in a series of 24-hour strikes in a row over rosters and outsourcing of work.

Medal for bomb sniffing dog Treo A search dog that sniffed out bombs in Afghanistan is to be honoured with the animal version of the Victoria Cross.

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Bird basin Rare salt marsh is home to a bird sanctuary

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