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AyBee

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6,316 posts

89 months

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Has the tube line collapse under the Thames between Embankment and Waterloo - nothing on bbc yet but a few minor news stories breaking.

DiseasalDriver

781 posts

34 months

marshalla

10,972 posts

88 months

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TfL website said:
Bakerloo Line

Suspended between Piccadilly Circus and Elephant and Castle due to an obstruction in tunnel at Embankment. Severe delays on the rest of the line.

Du1point8

16,696 posts

79 months

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small defect on tunnel wall that the train hit...

wonder what that was.

AyBee

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6,316 posts

89 months

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Du1point8 said:
small defect on tunnel wall that the train hit...

wonder what that was.
A partial collapse of the tunnel? wink
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Du1point8

16,696 posts

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AyBee said:
Du1point8 said:
small defect on tunnel wall that the train hit...

wonder what that was.
A partial collapse of the tunnel? wink
Bet its one of the metal plate they have in there.

Wonder how long before union blames TFL for bad health and safety and wants a pay rise for people doing more inspections.

DonkeyApple

17,421 posts

56 months

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Du1point8 said:
small defect on tunnel wall that the train hit...

wonder what that was.
Bob Crowe's wallet?

nelly1

5,238 posts

118 months

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DonkeyApple said:
Du1point8 said:
small defect on tunnel wall that the train hit...

wonder what that was.
Bob Crowe's wallet?
That would have looked like this...

skinley

1,681 posts

47 months

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"There is no tunnel collapse in the Bakerloo line, nor is there any flooding or any injuries. It is wrong and irresponsible to suggest otherwise."


K12beano

15,427 posts

162 months

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skinley said:
"There is no tunnel collapse in the Bakerloo line, nor is there any flooding or any injuries. It is wrong and irresponsible to suggest otherwise."
"...and I did not have sexual relations with that woman."


Strong denials are almost more worrying than the truth!

AyBee

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6,316 posts

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skinley said:
"There is no tunnel collapse in the Bakerloo line, nor is there any flooding or any injuries. It is wrong and irresponsible to suggest otherwise."
So it's collapsed and there is flooding and people have been injured? wink

NiceCupOfTea

23,021 posts

138 months

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PANIC!!!117

normalbloke

2,467 posts

106 months

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Hoofy said:
They've gone and shot another Brazilian, haven't they?
Harsh.......

Hoofy

56,368 posts

169 months

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Bah. I'll remove my post, then.

Trommel

12,331 posts

146 months

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Bob Crow said:
This emergency incident exposes TfL's cavalier attitude to the work of its emergency response unit and exposes once again their willingness to chance their arm on public safety

Keyser Soze

14,333 posts

78 months

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Trommel said:
Bob Crow said:
This emergency incident exposes TfL's cavalier attitude to the work of its emergency response unit and exposes once again their willingness to chance their arm on public safety
frown

For a while there I was hoping it was his fat head that had been hit

iphonedyou

4,116 posts

44 months

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^ That's rich, given Tube Lines maintenance crews are on a 72 hour strike at the moment.

pablo

12,280 posts

160 months

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best fill the car up with petrol and keep a jerry can in the garage just in case....

Du1point8

16,696 posts

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iphonedyou said:
^ That's rich, given Tube Lines maintenance crews are on a 72 hour strike at the moment.
What it looks like to me is there is an issue on the line, the RMT called in the tunnel collapse (even though they have no men down there) to gain support for their strike and spread panic.

If this is in anyway true then they should be disgusted with themselves.

(Its the kind of thing Bob would do though)

iphonedyou

4,116 posts

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Du1point8 said:
What it looks like to me is there is an issue on the line, the RMT called in the tunnel collapse (even though they have no men down there) to gain support for their strike and spread panic.

If this is in anyway true then they should be disgusted with themselves.

(Its the kind of thing Bob would do though)
I don't know - personally, I'd be disinclined to support them if I thought a partial collapse had occured while they were striking. It would sort of show how dangerous it is for them to strike.

But it wouldn't surprise me, right enough.
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