New 'driverless' Tube train designs alarm drivers' unions

One-Minute Read Fri 10 Oct, AT 13:02

Modern vehicles will bring air-cooling to the underground – but could also run without drivers

Douglas Carswell and Nigel Farage

Ukip hails Clacton by-election triumph

One-Minute Read Fri 10 Oct, AT 08:45

Douglas Carswell becomes Ukip's first elected MP – and the party almost took another seat from Labour

London Underground, The Tube, turns 150

Tube strike called off after RMT hails 'progress'

One-Minute Read Thu 9 Oct, AT 13:31

Transport for London had criticised 'pointless' 48-hour strike threatening to disrupt millions of commuters

Thames Deckway: London plans floating cycle path

One-Minute Read Thu 9 Oct, AT 13:07

Proposed river route would relieve congestion and save cyclists 30 minutes on their commute, say developers

Construction work at the Hinkley Point nuclear power station

Hinkley Point nuclear plant gets EU go-ahead

One-Minute Read Wed 8 Oct, AT 15:30

UK plans to subsidise a new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point does not break EU rules

Alan Henning

Islamic State hostages: was it wrong to impose a media blackout?

One-Minute Read Wed 8 Oct, AT 15:00

Alan Henning's brother says it was 'disgusting' that his family were virtually gagged over kidnapping

 Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg

Nick Clegg puts mental health 'at the heart' of manifesto

One-Minute Read Wed 8 Oct, AT 11:20

The Lib Dems say they will introduce targets and increase funding for mental health care – but is it enough?

Columnist Crispin Black

David Cameron's macho threat to 'Jihadi John' doesn't help

Wed 8 Oct, AT 09:52 Crispin Black

Alan Henning's killer won't be easy to catch – and the 'dead or alive' challenge just gives him more PR

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