Category Archives: Commuting

Gotcha!

So, what am I going to put in my 100th post? Some banal gibberish extolling the virtues of blooging or ……………………… Another bloody good moan? On the bus this morning and sitting behind a couple of guys who were sharing a … Continue reading

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A strange day

What a strange day. Apart from the fact that it’s the first day back to work after a Bank Holiday (just spoken to someone in Scotland who said they had to work yesterday, it’s a bloody English Bank Holiday and … Continue reading

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Mine de gap

At Bethnal Green underground station on the Central Line there is a platform announcer with the most wonderful attitude in his voice. I don’t know if that’s an acceptable terminology but if it isn’t, then I just invented it. His tuneful, … Continue reading

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Travelympics

Well the big event came and went without anything like the fuss and furore that was hyped up by various agencies as far as travel in London was concerned. On Monday, the commuting was back to normal and the trains, … Continue reading

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WHAT a let-down!

I left my office in Central London a bit later (an hour) yesterday and was dismayed to see ……………………. no-one! No crowds of tourists/supporters at Stratford. No shouts of ‘move down the carriage’ like there is normally on the overground. … Continue reading

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Going slightly red for the Olmypics (‘In joke’)

Day 2 of the Olmypic (☺) commute. And true to form TfL (Transport for London) are back to normal – in fact, better than normal – with this mornings announcement that – the whole Central Line is busted! For those that … Continue reading

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I got a seat during the Olympics!

I should have started on day one really and posted this yesterday but I really didn’t realise how much fun and how diverse the daily commute to work was going to be during the Olympics. So, Day 1 Well, to be … Continue reading

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