Tag Archives: London

Original Photos: London 1800’s

In 1876 photographer John Thompson and writer Adolphe Smith walked the streets of London talking to anyone they came in contact with, John Thompson took the photos and Adolphe Smith wrote the stories of these everyday people for the then: … Continue reading

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Video Game For Urinals (Fun Video)

The world’s first urine controlled video game has been installed in a London Bar. I really don’t want to go into too much detail here :shock:  I’ll just say the games are on a 12inch screen, and there are three … Continue reading

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Huge Lego Xmas Tree:- London (Video)

This huge lego Christmas Tree is at St. Pancras train station in London. The tree is 12 metres or 38feet high. The tree has around 600,000 lego bricks, 172 lego branches and about 1200 lego baubles. The Christmas tree was … Continue reading

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17th October 1814:- The London Beer Flood

The London Beer Flood occurred on 17 October 1814 in the parish of St. Giles, London, England. At the Meux and Company Brewery on Tottenham Court Road, a huge vat containing over 135,000 imperial gallons (610,000 L) of beer ruptured, … Continue reading

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A Father Pleads:- England (Video)

I feel so sorry for the Families and Friends of these young men that were killed in the riots in England, and my heart and prayers go out to all. The Father of one of the young men that died … Continue reading

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Future Travel:- Transparent Plane

As long as you haven’t got a fear of flying, this really does look awesome. A see through plane, that would really make flying fun, as long as you were not in the middle of an electric storm or something … Continue reading

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Lloyds Building of London (2 Video’s Included)

It was designed by architect Richard Rogers and built between 1978 and 1986. Bovis was the management contractor for the scheme.  Like the Pompidou Centre (designed by Renzo Piano and Rogers), the building was innovative in having its services such … Continue reading

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