Liquid history and mudlarking
By: Gibson - 02 August 2019 - 4 Comments

During the overnight stop between London and Windsor, his coffin suddenly split open, and dogs were found licking his remains [...]

Ghost lights
By: Gibson - 30 July 2019 - 0 Comments

Another tale is of a dispute over a wig [...]

London Trivia: In the swim
By: Gibson - 28 July 2019 - 0 Comments

Weekly nuggets of triviality posted every Sunday each with a short essay relating to the day in question along with 10 other pieces of useless information, read weekly or dip in and out [...]

By: Gibson - 26 July 2019 - 0 Comments

Any pigeon thinking of evacuating its bowels on Churchill’s bald pate is soon put off by an unpleasant tingling in its feet [...]

Cabbie’s dead end
By: Gibson - 23 July 2019 - 1 Comment

The hapless cabbie must have thought it just wasn’t his day, his brush with death – whilst driving his cab [...]

London Trivia: Workplace accident
By: Gibson - 21 July 2019 - 0 Comments

Weekly nuggets of triviality posted every Sunday each with a short essay relating to the day in question along with 10 other pieces of useless information, read weekly or dip in and out [...]

Epstein’s door knob
By: Gibson - 19 July 2019 - 0 Comments

There was a storm of reactionary fury, with newspaper leader columns advising men not to let their wives and daughters see these abominations [...]

A trip to the Tower
By: Gibson - 16 July 2019 - 0 Comments

A special act of parliament had to be passed making it the only building in the UK that can be legally evacuated by lift. [...]

London Trivia: Killed by a turnip
By: Gibson - 14 July 2019 - 0 Comments

Weekly nuggets of triviality posted every Sunday each with a short essay relating to the day in question along with 10 other pieces of useless information, read weekly or dip in and out [...]

London Leviathan
By: Gibson - 12 July 2019 - 0 Comments

Whatever the truth was, the SS Great Eastern was certainly a jinxed ship [...]

London In Quotations

October 10, 2018
Bomb Sights

Bomb Sights

January 23, 2015

A rocky ride

March 20, 2018
A study in scarlet

A study in scarlet

August 22, 2017
It’s a small world

It’s a small world

June 07, 2013
A different view

A different view

January 27, 2012