Holborn station escalators
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Stand-only escalators 'ease congestion' for Tube travel

An experiment by Transport for London has found congestion is eased when commuters stand on, rather than walk up, escalators.

The trial is now being extended for a further six months at Holborn, one of London's busiest underground stations.

Richard Main reports.

  • 18 Apr 2016
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