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Steaming Ahead with London Underground!

I just happened by chance to be in London on Sunday evening 13th January and joined the crowd at Baker Street to watch London Underground‘s 150th Anniversary Steam Train zip sedately by.  It was apparently newly restored Met Locomotive No … Continue reading

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150 Years of the London Underground – What’s Your Favourite Tube Station?

It’s hard to believe that the world’s first underground train line, the Metropolitan Railway opened in 1863, operating from Paddington to Farringdon Street. In terms of innovation, this was an enormous leap forward for London, revolutionising travel and becoming a world example … Continue reading

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This Way to the Air Raid Shelter!

When you reach number 66 Tooley Street, take a look – and perhaps a double take – towards the sky – yes, your eyes are not deceiving you – that IS a rocket attached to the side of the building. … Continue reading

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