Coronavirus: Ministers in talks with Transport for London over ‘funding package’ | Politics News

Ministers are in talks with London mayor Sadiq Khan over a “funding and finance package” for Transport for London (TfL).

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s spokesman said the negotiations are at an “advanced stage” and the cabinet has been briefed.

It comes after Mr Khan warned that TfL will have to cut Tube and bus services if it does not get further funding by the end of Thursday.

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