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Part 7: Prague and London

First thing in the morning was my speech to the Loyola Law Class. I have been giving a 40-60 minute lecture on local history for Loyola’s comparative Law class for the past five years. 787 more words


London/England - Riding the Double-Decker & Wrap Up

If you have an abundant amount of time that gives you the luxury of exploring London in a leisurely pace, or if you are on a budget, utilizing the London Bus is really a great way to see the city.   788 more words

Family Vacation

LU History: 1850s

160 years ago the main way to get around London was by horse drawn omnibuses, this caused a lot of congestion. Main-line trains terminated at stations such as Paddington and Euston with no quick way to get into the largest industrial and commercial area on Earth, the City. 123 more words


Tube Suffers 16 Days Worth Of "Staff Shortage" Closures In 2016

You know the drill, you’re scrolling through Twitter and you might spot something like this…

East Acton Station – Closed staff absence

— Central line (@centralline) …

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Fresh Tube strike set to cause chaos in London this February

Commuters face yet more chaos on the London Underground next week as drivers plan to walkout for 15-hours in a dispute over ‘forced displacement’ of staff. 481 more words