Newslinks | Tube drinking, West Coast Mainline, £100 Strike, Javelin

LondonUnlocked, The NewsEditorComment
  • The RMT has hit out on the Tube alcohol ban, calling it unenforceable. This on the same day that the Mayor released figures showing a 4.5% drop in public disorder cases [BBC].
  • 3 out of every 5 trains on the West Coast Mainline is running late [PA].
  • The London Daily News has more on the proposed 48hr strike by the RMT, estimating the cost at £100m.
  • The Javelin train will start running a limited 'preview' service later this month ahead of its full launch in December [BBC].