Time Pieces History Project Item 91: London Red Bus

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – the London Red Bus. London Red Bus – Introduction to Item 91 The first time I went to London was on a school trip…

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Time Pieces History: S1, E2: The London Underground

We look at the origins of the London Underground, the abandoned tube stations and London’s hidden rivers.   What You’ll Hear 1:15: The beginnings of the Underground 1:58: Opening day 2:57: The abandoned tube stations 3:48: London’s underground rivers Prefer to read? Click here for the transcript – no email required! This episode was inspired…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 53: Fungus the Bogeyman

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – Raymond Briggs’ Fungus the Bogeyman. Fungus the Bogeyman – Introduction to Item 53 Author Raymond Briggs is probably best known for The Snowman, the…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 51: Possession

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – AS Byatt’s Possession.  Possession – Introduction to Item 51 This is the first AS Byatt novel I read, and I’m guessing I bought it…

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