A Fare Leap

On December 30th, 1952 a young gentleman by the name of Albert or, presumably, to his friends Al would accomplish the most daring feat London had or would ever witness. Albert was the regular driver of the 78 bus, which goes via Tower Bridge and out towards Shoreditch. As the time of his coming feat … Continue reading A Fare Leap

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Mind the Announcement

Like any good story about London it begins with rain. It was Friday night and the rain had begun to trickle finely down as we made a dart for our bus. Clambering on everything seemed as it should, steamed up windows, an indistinct but somewhat unpleasant smell, a McDonalds bag in the corner and all … Continue reading Mind the Announcement