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Overheard on the Tube: Londoners reveal the most bizarre conversations they’ve heard on the underground

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Overheard on the Tube: Londoners reveal the most bizarre conversations they’ve heard on the underground. London Tube passengers have revealed some of the most bizarre conversations they have overheard on the capital’s underground network. From Tube station pronunciations to figuring out how to explain a reason for being late for work, commuters have been posting […]

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How Frequently Will Crossrail Trains Run? The Londonist Has Mapped It

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How Frequently Will Crossrail Trains Run? With Crossrail’s launch fast approaching, we’ve been thinking about the practicalities of the service. How often will the trains run at each station, and when? What’s the difference between the peak and off-peak service? Pieced together from the information released so far. Source: How Frequently Will Crossrail Trains Run? […]

There’s A Handy Way To Get Money Back From Your Delayed Tube Journeys

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There’s A Handy Way To Get Money Back From Your Delayed Tube Journeys. Another day, another delay… Cheese and wine, bread and butter, tube journeys and delays – all things that are synonymous with each other. And whether it’s the overly optimistic voiceover telling you “the Northern line is experiencing severe delays” or the overground […]

A Map Of Unbuilt London

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A Map Of Unbuilt London. Imagine if the Thames flowed to docks in Peckham, while its ancient course was reclaimed for cars. Picture London with a mile-high skyscraper, or a pyramid full of corpses on Primrose Hill. Would you have liked to see an airport at King’s Cross, or Charing Cross, or Peckham (again)? The […]

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