#152: New Barnet 29/11/2022

Let’s travel north to New Barnet with Thameslink Rail Services and discover a little Plantagenet history.

Or maybe explore some of the rivers of London.

So hop aboard, read on and find out what I saw.

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#151: Knockholt 24/11/2022

Travel to the edge of Kent, courtesy of Southeastern Railways, and find out how an idyllic corner of England safeguards its green belt status.

Learn how the boundary between the London Borough of Bromley and Kent County Council shapes a community.

And learn what happened to a countryside golf course that closed its greens in 2017.

Interested? Intrigued? Then join me and read on by clicking the link below.

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#150: Tottenham Hale 25/10/2022 & 16/11/2022

Visit Tottenham Hale with me on the Stansted Express and learn something new. Such as:

– Where does the name come from?
– How does Haringey get its name?
– Who was Harris Lebus?
– Read up on Bernie Grant and the riots of 2011
– and why I’ve decided to donate my 2022 Winter Fuel Allowance.

Interested? Then click the link to my latest blog and I’d welcome any feedback or new snippets that will enhance the story.

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#149: Kentish Town 27/09/2022

Did you know Kentish Town was the centre of the Piano universe at the turn of the 20th century? Neither did I until I visited courtesy of Thameslink.

If you want to find out more about this North London area, click the link and read on

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#148: Liverpool Street 25/08/2022

This station almost feels like home as I travel through it so often. But explore with me once more as I take another look at this 150 year old station.

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#147: Surbiton 16/08/2022

The endoftheline meets suburbia at Surbiton.

Join me as I take a trip on the South Western railway out of London Waterloo to Surbiton. And then walk with me along the Thames to Kingston Upon Thames.

If you want to find out what I saw and discovered, read on…

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