South African thespian, Pieter-Dirk Uys performs in London this May and June

Since 1985 satirist Pieter-Dirk Uys has performed in London (mainly at the Tricycle Theatre, sometimes at the old Donmar Warehouse and now at the Soho Theatre) around twenty times with his one-man shows; sometimes with his plays. It’s a city that knows him well and he returns to London in June, this time without his usual armour of false eyelashes, extreme characters and their sketches which helped to deflect the poison arrows of government censorship and political correctness throughout the years of apartheid and even now in the present kleptocracy of the Rainbow Nation. Now in his 72nd year, he no longer glances back at the successes and failures that have strengthened his belief in a constant improvement of his work, but at those small signposts that throughout his life subconsciously have pointed him in a right and original direction – growing up in a white South Africa with his Afrikaner father and his German-Jewish mother, confronting diverse influences on him from gran…
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Weekly Travel Information for London

London Overground:- Minor delays between Surrey Quays and New Cross due to a shortage of trains caused by recent weather conditions. GOOD SERVICE on the rest of the route. GOOD SERVICE all other London Overground routes. Piccadilly Line:- SEVERE DELAYS between Acton Town and Uxbridge due to a signal failure on the eastbound at Sudbury Town, your tickets will be accepted on the local buses. TfL Rail:- SEVERE DELAYS between Ilford and Shenfield eastbound and MINOR DELAYS Shenfield to Liverpool Street westbound due to an earlier faulty train, your tickets will be accepted on the local buses and the Underground. Free signup to our Expat Match ...just click ExpatMatch.com now !! Bakerloo:- Good service Central:- Good service Circle:- Good service District:- Good service Hammersmith & City:- Good service Jubilee:- Good service Metropolitan:- Good service Northern:- Good service Victoria…
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Qatar Airways are offering amazing deals to global destinations. CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW before tickets are taken. Till when can I book? Until 28 Feb 2018 When can I depart? 21 Feb - 22 Mar 2018, 9 Apr - 20 Jun 2018 1 July - 10 Dec 2018 When can I return? Maximum stay: 12 months CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW!   Flight Route Airline Cabin Class Type Price From Johannesburg - Phuket Qatar Economy Return R7299 Johannesburg - Bangkok Qatar Economy Return R7389 Johannesburg - Frankfurt Qatar Economy Return R7779 Johannesburg - Zurich Qatar Economy Return R7479 Johannesburg - New York Qatar Economy Return R8609 Cape Town - Bangkok Qatar Economy Return R7349 Cape Town - Phuket Qatar Economy Return R7809 Cape Town - London Qatar Economy Return R9069 Cape Town - New York Qatar Economy Return R10209   Qatar Airways operates between over 170 destinations worldwide and offers unmatched levels of service excellence that elevated them into an award…
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Weekend travel information for 23 February 2018

London Underground Due to ballast and track replacement work this weekend, there will be: Circle line No service between Aldgate and Edgware Road (via Victoria). District line No service between Edgware Road/South Kensington to Ealing Broadway/Richmond/Wimbledon and Earl’s Court to Kensington (Olympia). London Overground There will be no service between Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 February, between: • Clapham Junction and Willesden Junction, due to Network Rail track work • Sydenham and West Croydon, due to Network Rail signalling work • Romford and Upminster, due to Crossrail construction work Sunday 25 February between: • Hackney Downs and Chingford until 09:45, due to Network Rail track and infrastructure work From Monday 26 February until Thursday 1 March there will be no service between Hackney Downs and Enfield Town/Cheshunt (via Seven Sisters) after 22:30. This is due to Network Rail track and infrastructure work. TfL Rail …
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Weekend travel information for 9 February 2018

Here is our weekly travel update to help you get around London this weekend, 10-11 February, and also the following week. Most of the network will be open with services running as normal, but please check if any of the following affect you. London Underground Metropolitan line On Sunday, before 09:30 and after 20:30, there will be no service between Wembley Park and Aldgate due to ballast & track replacement work. Northern line Trains will not stop at Bank this weekend due to improvement works. London Overground There will be no service on: Saturday 10 February, between: • Camden Road and Stratford, due to bridge replacement work at Highbury Corner Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 February, between: • Highbury & Islington and Dalston Junction, due to bridge replacement work at Highbury Corner • Hackney Downs and Chingford, due to Network Rail track work • Romford and Upminster, due to Crossrail construction work Sunday 11 February be…
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Weekend travel information for 2 February 2018

London Underground Due to ballast & track replacement work this weekend, there will be no service on: Circle line Between Hammersmith and Moorgate. Hammersmith & City line Between Edgware Road and Barking. District line Between High Street Kensington and Edgware Road. Metropolitan line Between Baker Street and Aldgate. London Overground There will be no service on: Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 February, between: • Camden Road and Stratford, due to bridge replacement work at Highbury Corner • Highbury & Islington and Dalston Junction, due to bridge replacement work at Highbury Corner • Romford and Upminster, due to Crossrail construction work Saturday 3 February between: • South Tottenham and Barking until 08:00 due to Crossrail signalling work Sunday 4 February between: • New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace/West Croydon due to Network Rail track work • Hackney Downs and Enfield Town/Cheshunt (via Seven Sisters) due to N…
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Your Transport News for the coming festive period

Festive services The majority of our services will run. The main changes to our services on the key days are outlined below. For details of the services running each day, please visit tfl.gov.uk/christmas-travel Saturday 23 December - Planned closures on TfL Rail, some London Overground routes and part of the Northern line. Christmas Eve, Sunday 24 December - Last trains on Tube and rail services will be earlier than usual and buses will run until about midnight. Planned closures on TfL Rail, London Overground and some Tube lines. Christmas Day, Monday 25 December - No service on the TfL network. Santander Cycles will be available as normal. Boxing Day, Tuesday 26 December - Tube services will start later than usual with planned closures on some lines. There will be no London Overground or TfL Rail service. Buses will run a Sunday service. Santander Cycles will be available as normal. Wednesday 27 - Friday 29 December - Saturday services will run on most…
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Your Transport news for the weekend

London Underground Circle line Westbound Circle line trains will not stop at Moorgate station, while we carry out Crossrail construction work. Hammersmith & City line Westbound Hammersmith & City line trains will not stop at Moorgate station, while we carry out Crossrail construction work. Metropolitan line Westbound Metropolitan line trains will not stop at Moorgate station, while we carry out Crossrail construction work. On Sunday, trains will not run between Aldgate and Wembley Park on the Metropolitan line before 09:30 and after 20:30. This is to allow us to replace track and signalling between Baker Street and Finchley Road. London Overground Tonight Thursday, there will be no service between Hackney Downs and Chingford after 22:30, due to Network Rail track work. On Saturday there will be no service between Willesden Junction and Camden Road after 19:30 due to Network Rail infrastructure work. On Sunday there will be no service betwe…
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Your Transport Info for the weekend – 8/9/2017 – Arrive Alive

London Underground Circle line All weekend trains will not run on the entire line. This is while we test new signalling at Baker Street and Edgware Road. District line There will be no service between Edgware Road and High Street Kensington while we test new signalling at Baker Street and Edgware Road. Hammersmith & City line Trains will not run between Hammersmith and Kings Cross St. Pancras as we test new signalling at Baker Street and Edgware Road. Metropolitan line There will be no service between Aldgate and Wembley Park. This is to allow for track and drainage replacement work between Baker Street and Finchley Road. London Overground All weekend there will be no trains between Willesden Junction and Clapham Junction, due to Network Rail infrastructure and track work, as well as Earls Court development work. All day Saturday and until 15:30 on Sunday there will be no service between Gospel Oak and Barking. This is while Network Rail carry …
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