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Underground Humour

This sign was displayed at Paddington Underground station today.

The staff do try to lighten the journey. 32 more words


That London

Without fail, when you mention London, someone will say: “Oh that London. So dirty, so busy, so noisy, it’s too big, everyone is in such a hurry, no one smiles, there are too many people and everyone is fighting each other when they’re not blowing each other up, then there’s the everyday crime, what about the crime, you just don’t feel safe, do you? 641 more words


I Don't Want To Go

Thursday, May 21st

I could not believe that I was already leaving England. The trip whirled by much too quickly and it was with a sad heart that I finished packing, ate an early breakfast, and began saying goodbye to those who would be staying longer. 314 more words


Bronzes along the way

Updated to add that a week after I posted this, Sir Nicholas Winton died, aged 106.  I join many in thanking him for saving innocent children’s lives in the 1930s. 259 more words


The Benefits of Walking Slowly

My daughter grows increasingly frustrated with me.  She is always asking why I walk so slowly.  I used to be a bit of a sprinter and have power walked up and down the streets, always racing against time, to the demands of others and to self imposed time limits. 1,006 more words


Choosing a college

“A good blog is not just made of facts but 200g of lies (rhymes with rice) and 500g of masala is needed to make it tasty. 826 more words


Travelling from Victoria Station in London, UK

London, UK, images, travel, tourism, commuting, public transport, bus, Underground, railway, route, destination, arrival, departure, connection; train stations in London, London Waterloo Station, London Liverpool Street, London Bridge Station, Charing Cross Station, London Euston Station, London Paddington Station, London King’s Cross Station, London Victoria Station 6 more words