Image: Shutterstock Good news for long-suffering commuters — Southeastern has announced it’s introducing delay repay for delays of 15 minutes or more. Currently the train operating company’s  threshold sits at 30 minutes, (if your train arrives at your destination anywhere between one and 29 minutes late, you don’t receive any financial compensation). It’s a frustratingly…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The new £17.6bn railway across London was due to open in December 2018 Crossrail was driven over its budget and beyond its schedule after bosses clung to an unrealistic opening date, the public spending watchdog said. Decisions were driven by a desire to meet the December 2018 deadline for…

Image caption Mike Brown was grilled by the London Assembly’s transport committee about when he knew the project would be delayed Transport for London’s commissioner has refused to quit over delays to the Crossrail project after a report suggested he should consider doing so. Mike Brown told the London Assembly transport committee he was “fit”…

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Crossrail’s budget has risen by nearly £3bn since the project began London’s top transport boss should consider quitting, a report into Crossrail’s delays has recommended. The project, to build a new railway underneath central London, was due to open in December 2018 but it might not open until 2020 at…