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Paddington Station - Labyrinth 55

This enamel plaque, number 55 in a series of 270 by Mark Wallinger, is at the bottom of the steps of the Praed Street entrance to Paddington underground station. 27 more words

Erryday, I'm Hustlin

I’ve been asked before how my days go here. Here is what transpired today…

8:00AM-┬áMy alarm goes off at 8AM. I have every intention to greet the world with a huge smile and a… 792 more words

Millennial Blog

Paddington Station - "George the Rhino"

Between August and October last year, on Platform 7 at Paddington Station, George the Rhino made an appearance. George was one of 42 life-sized painted rhinos used to by Paignton Zoo to promote the wealth of artistic talent in the South West (which the trains from Paddington serve) and to highlight the plight of Javan and Sumatran rhinos. 40 more words

Paddington Station

So where were we? Ah yes, just landing at London Heathrow! We took the Heathrow Express to Paddington Station, which remains part of my favorite ritual of returning back to London. 408 more words


Minding the Gap in London

(Apologising in advance for the use of British English in this post.)

On holiday at the weekend, I found myself under a light but constant sprinkle of chilly rain along rows of cosy brownstones. 823 more words

Adventures In England

A musical pal

On my way back from Cheltenham on Friday night, I passed though Paddington Station (which, bizarrely, now seems to smell almost permanently of burnt cooking oil and chips…). 275 more words



“Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.” 390 more words