It's National Mills Weekend! That means windmills and watermills across the country are open for your delectation and delight. Whethere you're in Anglesey, Devon or Norfolk, there'll likely be one near you. You could visit one of L...
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At what time do London's last tube trains run into their last stations? Last trains: Monday - Saturday Bakerloo: arrives Stonebridge Park 0053 Central: arrives Loughton 0130 Circle: arrives Hammersmith 0103 District: arrives Upmi...
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Prime Ministerial briefing paper - embargo 09/05/13 RE-CLASS-IFICATION Hi David We've had this excellent idea down at the Department, and we wondered awfully whether you might be able to squeeze it into your Queen's Speech next ye...
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Day out: Amberley Museum My job today is to persuade you to visit a museum 50 miles from London. Not because I've been asked, but because I suspect you might enjoy it. As such I'll be dropping into today's review a number of phrases d...
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Tonight Bow E3 hits your TV screen. You probably won't notice, because it's appearing at the same time as the opening round of The Apprentice. But switch to Channel 4 at nine, or use your favourite catch-up service later, and you can enj...
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PICCADILLY: Park Royal & Twyford Abbey The Piccadilly line has more than its fair share of abandoned stations. The more well known are in the centre of town (Aldwych, Down Street, Brompton Road, York Road) but there are also plenty fu...
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PICCADILLY: RAF Uxbridge Across the road from Uxbridge town centre, World War II was won. And if you're thinking that sounds rather too grand a claim, see what you think later... They hid Bomber Command well. You turn left out of t...
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PICCADILLY: Ten It's possible to travel through ten consecutive underground stations, all beginning with the same letter of the alphabet, without changing trains. But how? You'd not think Hounslow East was anything special from pla...
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PICCADILLY: Down the line Another month, another tube line, another end-to-end journey. Except the Piccadilly allows an end-to-end and-back-again journey, for added value, if you ride around the Heathrow loop halfway though. So please...
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