London Underground Responsible for Delays

September 2000
Logistics & Transport Focus;Sep2000, Vol. 2 Issue 7, p10
Trade Publication
This article reports that the capital transport campaign's latest report shows that the London Underground railroad system is responsible for a 60 percent increase in delays to passengers since 1994. According to Cynthia Hay, spokesperson for the campaign, believes that the figure demonstrates how much services on the underground have deteriorated in recent years, as a direct result of the failure of successive governments to ensure adequate funding and appropriate management for the modernization of the underground. Delays to passengers increased by one fifth between 1998 and 1999. Delays have increased on every single underground line since 1994. The Jubilee and East London lines had the largest number of delays in 1999.


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