Reading Station re-opened this morning with new platforms, two entrances and a new bridge.
But commuters were faced with familiar excuses for delays, as work on the big re-opening after the Easter weekend overran.
But after 20 years of campaigning for improvements, did passengers believe the work will be worth it in the end? Mike Pearse went to find out.
More top news
Dressed in a hat and dark glasses, the singer and former X Factor judge seemed to travel around the Tube network completely unnoticed.
Ambulance chiefs said anyone with a long-term or chronic illness who feels unwell on Thursday should try to ensure they are not alone.
If you're struggling to stick to your New Year's resolution, this could help kickstart your enthusiasm.