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Parafloppics

Did anyone actually enjoy the opening ceremony of the Paralympic Games last night? I found it boring, downbeat and generally so highbrow that it went over my head quicker than Tanni Grey Thompson in a wheelchair (what was that all about?) … 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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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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My train journey

OK, firstly, it’s not MY train, I just use it On Friday I came into work using my usual route at my usual time and was astonished to get a SEAT on the Central Line train out of Stratford to … Continue reading

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