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Commuters sit on a bus on Westminster Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London, Britain January 9, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Commuters sit on a bus on Westminster Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London, Britain January 9, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Commuters sit on a bus on Westminster Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London, Britain January 9, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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People walk accross a plaza in the Canary Wharf financial district at rush hour during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

People walk accross a plaza in the Canary Wharf financial district at rush hour during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

People walk accross a plaza in the Canary Wharf financial district at rush hour during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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A construction worker walks past Canary Wharf underground station with its shutters drawn at rush hour during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A construction worker walks past Canary Wharf underground station with its shutters drawn at rush hour during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London....more

A construction worker walks past Canary Wharf underground station with its shutters drawn at rush hour during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Commuters stand on a packed bus as others cycle accross Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Commuters stand on a packed bus as others cycle accross Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Commuters stand on a packed bus as others cycle accross Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Commuters wait for trains at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters wait for trains at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters wait for trains at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
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A woman applies her makeup on a packed bus during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A woman applies her makeup on a packed bus during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A woman applies her makeup on a packed bus during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Commuters line up at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters line up at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters line up at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
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Commuters wait outside Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters wait outside Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters wait outside Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
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Commuters line up for trains at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters line up for trains at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters line up for trains at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
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Commuters board a train at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters board a train at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters board a train at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
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A traveller folds his Brompton bicycle at the closed entrance to the Underground station at Waterloo during a strike by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A traveller folds his Brompton bicycle at the closed entrance to the Underground station at Waterloo during a strike by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A traveller folds his Brompton bicycle at the closed entrance to the Underground station at Waterloo during a strike by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Commuters ride a bus over Westminster Bridge past the London Eye during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Commuters ride a bus over Westminster Bridge past the London Eye during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Commuters ride a bus over Westminster Bridge past the London Eye during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Commuters wait for trains at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters wait for trains at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters wait for trains at Clapham Junction during a tube strike in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
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Commuters stand on a packed bus on Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Commuters stand on a packed bus on Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Commuters stand on a packed bus on Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Travellers queue for buses outside the closed entrance to the Underground station at Waterloo during a strike by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Travellers queue for buses outside the closed entrance to the Underground station at Waterloo during a strike by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Travellers queue for buses outside the closed entrance to the Underground station at Waterloo during a strike by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Commuters walk and cycle accross Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Commuters walk and cycle accross Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Commuters walk and cycle accross Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Commuters walk accross Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Commuters walk accross Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Commuters walk accross Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Office lights are on at dusk in the Canary Wharf financial district, London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Office lights are on at dusk in the Canary Wharf financial district, London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Office lights are on at dusk in the Canary Wharf financial district, London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Commuters walk and run over over Westminster Bridge in the rain during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Commuters walk and run over over Westminster Bridge in the rain during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Commuters walk and run over over Westminster Bridge in the rain during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Commuters sit on a bus on Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Commuters sit on a bus on Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Commuters sit on a bus on Waterloo Bridge during a strike on the Underground by members of two unions in protest at ticket office closures and reduced staffing levels, in London. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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