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A New Decluttered Tube Map

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Better Than Beck? Decluttered Tube Map Wins Fans (And Haters) Someone’s taken on Harry Beck, and may just be winning. Unlike TfL’s tube map, based on the design principles of Harry Beck in 1931, this one allows for sweeping curves. The central zone — the bit most tourists will be interested in — is given […]

These Remarkable Photos Show London’s Tube Stations Completely Deserted

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These Remarkable Photos Show London’s Tube Stations Completely Deserted BY HARRY ROSEHILL You probably don’t remember. Why should you, anyway? Counting people you spot isn’t exactly an ordinary pastime. But even if it were, totting up the figures would be a near-impossible task, so busy is the tube. These Remarkable Photos Show London’s Tube Stations […]

The Two Ronnies on a tube train

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The Two Ronnies on a tube train. Read the full transcript on the Ian Visits website Imagine an entire conversation made up from London railway station names — that’s what the Two Ronnies did on 23rd January 1982. Source: The Two Ronnies on a tube train – ianVisits – London news and events

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