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2014-01-30 23:04:46

Cubic Transportation Systems was recognized this week for making life easier for Sussex commuters on the London to Brighton route.

2013-11-06 23:24:03

Cubic Transportation Systems and Southern Railway have joined forces to upgrade the ITSO smart ticket acceptance capabilities at 90 stations on the Southern Railway network outside London.

2012-07-06 08:20:01

Tokyo, July 6, 2012 - (JCN Newswire) - NAVITIME JAPAN released a limited-time version of the "Journey Pro by NAVITIME" application for the UK, where Olympic venues can be set

2012-03-15 07:00:00

Newfreescrensavers.com has created a special page dedicated to London underground: free screensaver, wallpapers, featuring London Tube Map, online game and more (http://newfreescreensavers.com/london-underground-map-pdf-download).

2011-12-29 08:00:00

London Mania: Tube Stations (http://newfreescreensavers.com/london-mania-tube-stations) is a free game, which helps to explore

2010-11-02 00:35:00

Tokyo, Nov 2, 2010 - (ACN Newswire) - NAVITIME JAPAN announced the release of the "Journey Pro by NAVITIME" application for Android, following the release of the iPhone application in August.Currently, the following public transportation services and areas are covered in this application:-- London Tube: All areas; 11 lines; 268 stations-- Docklands Light Railway (DLR): All areas; 1 line; 40 stations-- London Overground: All areas; 1 line; 78 stations-- National Rail: All of Great Britain; 25...

2009-09-16 16:26:02

London transportation officials said the city's River Thames was removed from the London Underground map as part of an attempt to remove clutter. The Transport for London officials said the new version of the map, which is being distributed at train stations around the city, also lacks the previous map's rings of numbered zones estimating the likely cost of a journey, The Daily Telegraph reported Wednesday. Over the years as the transport network has expanded, so has the map which has become...

2009-05-28 14:18:46

A British mother said she went into labor while riding the London Underground and was delivered with the help of station staff. Michelle Jenkins, 32, said she was riding the Jubilee line of the underground train at about lunchtime Wednesday when she felt her baby coming and got off at the London Bridge


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.