Archive for 2008:

This is true love – you think this happens every day?!?

This is true love – you think this happens every day?!?

Published on: Jul 28 2008 by Tom - 1 Comment
Name the film which the title of this post is from and I’ll owe you a beer. But more important than that is new that I have recently proposed to my girlfriend...
Top ten places to wonder around in London

Top ten places to wonder around in London

Published on: Jul 18 2008 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I often read lists of top ten things to do, books to read, films to see. A London focused list of Top Ten Summer Outings on TheOldWorld made me think that my most...
A captive audience

A captive audience

Published on: Jul 08 2008 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Following that post on HD sunglasses here’s one on some new advertising to hit London’s tube. Last October TFL started trailing some new video projection...
HD Sunglasses

HD Sunglasses

Published on: Jul 08 2008 by Tom - Leave a Comment
An excellent example of a company jumping on the latest technology bandwagon to promote something completely unrelated. I guess they wouldn’t do it if people...
I hate Ikea. That is all.

I hate Ikea. That is all.

Published on: Jul 03 2008 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I shouldn’t really hate Ikea, and I’m a hypocrite for doing so, but I can’t help it. I live near a store and over the last 12 months it has been...
A very specific emergency

A very specific emergency

Published on: Jul 02 2008 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I wonder what kind of emergency they expect at Highbury and Islington which would demand an emergency cupboard. Who knows. It would certainly make a good caption...
Open air icecream

Open air icecream

Published on: Jul 01 2008 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Haagen-Dazs have set up an open air ice ream parlor by Liverpool street tube in Broadgate circle, where the ice rink is during the winter. They’ve laid down...
Don't judge a film by it's name.

Don't judge a film by it's name.

Published on: Jun 30 2008 by Tom - 1 Comment
I am undeniably a fan of Bond films, and particularly of the new direction they have taken with Daniel Craig. Although the next film isn’t due for release...
It's the piccadilly line. But not as we know it.

It's the piccadilly line. But not as we know it.

Published on: Jun 27 2008 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Last night I was shopping for a present for a good friend of mine at work who’s leaving this week. As they commute long stretches of the tube each day I decided...
Tom's brought a new toy

Tom's brought a new toy

Published on: Jun 25 2008 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Here’s a new toy I have just brought. I already have a Canon SLR but mine is slightly older, (a 400D) and this is brand new. It is also not for me, but for...