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Five days out

If you are coming to London for the first time, for a week perhaps, there’s plenty of different stuff to keep you amused, all easily accessible. If you come back, you may want to see other places. Here are five, … Continue reading

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Five iconic London things we miss…

…even though they have not really gone away. The red post box No-one sends letters any more? Well yes, they do of course. You can see old red postboxes, but they are getting fewer. So many in London are doubles, … Continue reading

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Percentages

A friend asked me a question about the election results. She wanted to know why there was such a big difference between the share of votes and the number of seats won. She sent this picture: There’s not a huge … Continue reading

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