Last week began in much the same way as the previous one had ended: with me reaching into my pocket, tipping out the contents of my bag and realising that – for the second time in under seven days – I had lost my Oyster card. Ah, Oyster Cards: the Londoner’s passport, our essential bit […]
Can you help me solve the mystery of the weird things on top of bus stops?
The Olympic Games have finished, the tourists have gone home, the London 2012 volunteers have all put their uniforms on Ebay, and those weird one eyed alien mascot statue things have been carted off to the incinerator where they belong. But probably the biggest sign that the Games have officially waved au revoir wasn’t Sunday night’s Blitz-like […]