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The Somers Town Coffee House, Euston, London

Last Sunday, my friend Alicia (who unfortunately has moved back to New York!) was in town visiting, so we all headed to Somers for lunch after a few people went to Barry’s Bootcamp nearby for a workout. 199 more words

Instant Gratification

Return of the shed

On 23 February, HS2’s Rupert Walker revealed the latest tranche of design slides for Euston station at a private meeting of rail officials and Camden community representatives, … 127 more words


Henry Mayhew & Coffee Cake & Kisses

In the wake of the Charlie Hebdo and Copenhagen shootings, I honour Henry Mayhew – creator of the quintessential satirical rag Punch. And I use Valentine’s Day as an excuse to find out what the deal is at the unambiguously monikered  1,071 more words


All is 'tickety-boo' - The train is ready to depart

Amongst many things, the British are famous for queuing. They queue orderly almost everywhere, even at the bus stop, come rain or shine. But believe it or not, there are exceptions. 564 more words


The Glory of Euston Road

Wellcome Trust Cafe

Provisions: run by the sterile and omnipresent cabal benugo, your London museum-type place cafe supplier

Wifi: You can use the public access wifi for 30 minutes, which seems mean, even for public access wifi. 167 more words

The one where I got lost on the Underground

While travelling home from a distant work location last night, I had to traverse London via the vast network of underground trains. I’ve done it countless times before – either for work, at weekends with the children to visit the museums, or with friends to show them the sights. 356 more words