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TfL, Twitter team for automatic travel tweet alerts

Friday 10 June 2016 | 10:49 CET | News
Transport for London (TfL) and Twitter have launched a trial of a new service which automatically alerts customers of severe delays on key London Underground and TfL rail services as soon as they occur. The pilot will allow those following any combination of four existing TfL Twitter feeds (London Overground, TfL Rail, Central line and District line) to be able to opt-in to receive instant notifications about severe disruption. For the first time, it will allow notifications to be sent straight to customers' mobile devices while they are on the go, or direct to their computer, free of charge

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Countries: United Kingdom
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