Your Friday Morning Round-up

 

Friday’s Forecast 

graphic by metoffice.gov.uk

Tube’s Status Updates

 

Graphic by tfl.gov.uk

 

Circle line: Minor delays anti-clockwise only. Good service clockwise.

Jubilee line: Minor delays while engineers try to fix a fault on some of the trains.

Overground: Severe delays between Liverpool Street and Edmonton Green due to a signal failure at Ilford.

TFL Rail: Severe Delays between Liverpool Street and Sheffield. Good service between Paddington and Heathrow.

Check the TFL website for further information.

In the headlines:

  • Prime Minister Boris Johnson is live on BBC Breakfast answering questions from the public at 9:00 A.M. Follow our live twitter coverage here.
  • American turned London resident Taylor Swift has been banned from performing her own music at the American Music Awards, writing on social media: “Scott Borchetta and Scooter Braun have now said that I’m not allowed to perform my own songs on television.” More on this later today 
  • A scientific study in Comprehensive Psychiatry released data stating that more than 2.5 million Britons have an extreme form of craving known as buying-shopping disorder. More on this later today

Joke of the day:

[Responding to an “I came here for comedy” heckle at Warrington University] “No, mate, you came here because you screwed up your A-levels.” – Jack Whitehall

 

Words: Michelle Del Rey| Graphics: Met Office and TFL| Featured Image: Michelle Del Rey