Dover Street Station (1906-1933)

Dover Street Station Entrance (Green Park)

Reading Time: 4 minutes Where is Dover Street Station? Welcome to Dover Street Station The London Underground is a labyrinthine network of tunnels, trains, and stations that have inspired fascination and frustration alike for over a century. As a self-proclaimed Underground enthusiast, it’s my pleasure to share with you the story of one of my favourite stops: Dover Street … Read more

York Road Station (1906-1932)

York Road Station

Reading Time: 4 minutes Where is York Road Underground Station? The London Underground and York Road Station Ah, the London Underground, or the Tube as it’s affectionately known. The world’s first underground railway, this marvel of engineering has been zipping Londoners and tourists alike around the city since 1863. But, amidst the hustle and bustle of daily commuting, there … Read more

City Road Station (1901-1922)

Original City Road Station Building in red brick.

Reading Time: 4 minutes Where is City Road Tube Station? A Love Letter to City Road Station Ah, the London Underground! A marvel of engineering and the beating heart of our beloved capital city. As a true Tube enthusiast, I never tire of sharing stories about its colourful past, and today, I’d like to shine a light on a … Read more

Leslie Green (1875-1908): Architect of the Underground

Reading Time: 5 minutes Where was Leslie Green born? Alright, I admit it. There is nothing about the Architect Leslie Green that that screams ‘Strange Britain’, but I noticed his name coming up again and again while writing about stations on the Tube, so I thought it only fitting that he be given his own article. Leslie Green: Architect … Read more

Stroud Green Station (1881-1954)

Reading Time: 4 minutes What is the location of Stroud Green Station? Introduction to the London Underground Ah, the London Underground – a world-famous marvel of transport engineering that connects the great city of London! It’s a place where millions of passengers, locals and tourists alike, travel daily. As an enthusiast of the Underground and its history, I can’t … Read more


Will-o'-the-wisp illustration of a light in a forest

Reading Time: 7 minutes Where has a Will-o’-the-Wisp been seen? This article from the East Anglian Daily Times details some of the history in folklore and literature of the strange lights seen around marshes and bogs across the UK. Will-o’-the-Wisp: The Mysterious Lights of British Mythology The United Kingdom has always been a land filled with fascinating folklore, legends, … Read more

South Kentish Town Station (1907-1924)

Reading Time: 5 minutes Where is South Kentish Town Station? A Love Affair with the London Underground Ah, the London Underground! Known affectionately as “the Tube” by locals and history buffs like myself, this subterranean transportation marvel has always been a subject of fascination. From its impressive 253-mile-long network to its role in London’s rich history, the Underground never … Read more

Kennington Loop

Reading Time: 5 minutes Where is the Kennington Loop? From the chilling legends of ghostly encounters to the captivating history of the station itself, the Kennington Loop offers a glimpse into the very heart of the London Underground’s past. So, whether you’re a die-hard enthusiast of the Tube or simply a curious traveller, don’t miss the opportunity to explore … Read more

Crouch End Station (1867-1954)

Reading Time: 5 minutes Where is Crouch End Tube Station? There’s something undeniably intriguing about abandoned places, and tube stations are no exception. They hold stories of forgotten journeys, secret histories, and sometimes even whispers of the supernatural. It’s time to venture into the mysterious depths of London’s Underground, as we explore the eerie yet captivating world of Crouch … Read more

Cerne Abbas Giant

Reading Time: 6 minutes Where is the Cerne Abbas Giant? Introduction The Cerne Abbas Giant, also known as the Rude Man, is an ancient figure carved into the chalk hills near the village of Cerne Abbas in Dorset, England. It is one of the largest and most distinctive hill figures in the UK. The enigmatic Cerne Abbas Giant has … Read more