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Mogg’s Cab Guides – Part 1
By: Gibson - 27 March 2015 - 0 Comments

This is the first of two Guest Posts by Paul Dobraszczyk, a profuse writer of history whose website rag-picking history is subtitled unearthing hidden places and pasts. His first book, Into the Belly of [...]

London crap tours
By: Gibson - 24 March 2015 - 0 Comments

There are certain tourist ’musts’ that are possibly unique to London, and best avoided: Madame Tussauds; Trooping the Colour; The University Boat Race each in its own way a way a spectacle. The capital [...]

The London Grill: Jenny Jones
By: Gibson - 20 March 2015 - 0 Comments

We challenge our contributor to reply to ten devilishly probing questions about their London and we don’t take “Sorry Gov” for an answer. Everyone sitting in the hot seat will face the same questions [...]

Plimsoll Line
By: Gibson - 17 March 2015 - 0 Comments

This is a Guest Post from Baldwin Hamey. This peculiar symbol that looks like some sort of secret code, is in fact the symbol painted on the hull of a ship to ensure the [...]

All mapped out
By: Gibson - 13 March 2015 - 0 Comments

You know how it is, you have been invited to a little soirée in Belgravia but, try as you might, you cannot find its location. This is what happened to Phyllis Pearsall one evening [...]

Knowledge Newsletter
By: Gibson - 10 March 2015 - 0 Comments

Today marks a new chapter in the life of CabbieBlog. Starting in March a monthly newsletter will be published giving information and insights into every aspect of the knowledge. As a London cabbie I’m [...]

Timesaver Apps For Londoners
By: Gibson - 06 March 2015 - 0 Comments

Too busy to clean, to read, or to fight with the traffic jam? That’s the way it sometimes is in London, but mobile apps are making it easier than ever to get the most [...]

Princess of Wales Conservatory
By: Gibson - 03 March 2015 - 0 Comments

Every month CabbieBlog hopes to show you a little gem of a building that you might have passed without noticing, in the past they have ranged from a modernist car park; a penguin pool; [...]

Female London Cabbies
By: Gibson - 27 February 2015 - 0 Comments

What is it really like being a female black cab driver? Clegg Gifford interviewed Stella Wood to find out what life is like as a female cabby Earlier this month, Clegg Gifford interviewed Stella [...]

One for the road
By: Gibson - 24 February 2015 - 0 Comments

Near Tower Bridge is an apartment block, well two in fact, and called The Circle. A road runs between these two crescent shaped buildings, and in the centre is a rather magnificent sculpture. The [...]

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