Print Story Picadilly Circus
The electronic billboards at Picadilly Circus are to be upgraded

"Land Securities’ partner, Ocean Outdoor, hope to tempt new advertisers to join the big names currently featured on the boards. Twitter and Facebook feeds will appear on the revamped version alongside live video feeds."
What could possibly go wrong?
 


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Print Story Help me Londonian infidels
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By georgeha (Tue Mar 11, 2014 at 11:30:15 AM EST) London, anime, Star Wars (all tags)
You're seventeen_year_old's only hope.

Plus, working through the Miyazaki/geek canon.

Poll: Favorite Miyazaki?


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Print Story Teenage angstland
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By georgeha (Thu Feb 27, 2014 at 01:13:42 PM EST) London, badge, teenagers, RIT (all tags)
It's only teenage angstland.

More travails of seventeen_year_old.

Poll: Best way to secure card/badge?


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Print Story It takes all sorts...
I thought readers of this website might be interested to know what happens when someone from Sheffield visits London

An exquisite CGI reconstruction of the incident can be found here (potentially NSFW)..

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Print Story Votre attention, citoyens du Londres!
Diary
By TurboThy (Wed Oct 01, 2008 at 11:23:15 AM EST) London, help (all tags)
Warning: I might be moving to London. Advice requested inside.

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Food
By Metatone (Sat Mar 15, 2008 at 01:09:33 AM EST) Cafe Spice, London, curry (all tags)
There are some chefs who have developed a reputation for mixing Indian techniques with more local ingredients to interesting effect.

Most ubiquitous of these would be one Atul Kochhar who seems to be all over the telly these days.


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Print Story I'm not dead
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By DullTrev (Tue Sep 11, 2007 at 01:42:21 PM EST) train, London, fun loving cowwqas., meta, totally non-gay way (all tags)

Hell, it's been a long time since I actually sat down and wrote one of these. But now we have new people, how could I resist?


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Print Story Crowd-surfing? Crowd-ploughing
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By DullTrev (Tue Jun 12, 2007 at 02:36:43 PM EST) politics, london, rambling, fun loving cowwqas. (all tags)

Ah, London. Visiting you in high summer is such sweet sorrow.

Inside: London. Attractive young women.


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Print Story Attention London Infidels!
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By ni (Thu Feb 22, 2007 at 12:34:39 PM EST) london, pleading, wombats (all tags)
In which lodging is pled for.

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Print Story Punchdrunk in Wapping
Puzzles & Riddles
By stark (Thu Dec 14, 2006 at 06:51:42 AM EST) theatre, review, london, faust (all tags)
A few nights ago, I was in a small room in a dark, crumbling warehouse in the old streets of Wapping, wearing a rather creepy white mask, and avoiding the pentagon etched onto the floor.

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Print Story Devival Video Chapter Six
I can't post a you-tube embed thing here can I? Pah. You'll have to have a link to my website then, where the first of the videos from the Devival this November is up.

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Print Story Buses, Trains and Shoe Leather
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By TheophileEscargot (Mon Jul 10, 2006 at 10:06:36 AM EST) Photostory, photo, transport, London (all tags)
London transport with TheophileEscargot.

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