Tag Archives: Fireworks

Wine, London and fireworks.

A few years ago I tried, together with some friends, to head downtown to see the fireworks. In a word, it was awful. Pissing with rain, the centre was a mess of angry people, mounted police who’d clearly lost their … Continue reading

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Why going to London’s New Year celebrations is an awful, awful idea

I made a poll, today, amongst my office colleagues. The question was ridiculously simple: “Would you go downtown to see the fireworks, later tonight?”. The answer was a resounding, overwhelming “No”, a result only previously seen at North Korean polls. … Continue reading

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