Après 5 ans de travaux, la gare de King's Cross s'est refait une beauté.
Ouvert au public depuis le 19 mars, ce nouvel espace conçu par John McAslan + Partners, est trois fois plus grand que le hall actuel. Il a été aménagéde tel sorte qu'il offre maintenant un large éventail de boutiques et de restaurants.
Plus de 1000 tonnes d'acier, un million de briques, cinq millions de carreaux de céramique et cinq millions de mètres de câblage ont été utilisés pour la reconstruction de la gare. Plus de 5000 personnes ont travaillé sur le projet.
Un relooking spécial Jeux Olympiques qui, selon les premiers echos, plait déjà aux voyageurs.
Crédit photo : www.smd-mag.com
The next episode wil be online next monday! Facebook page: ... (lire la suite)
I was just pulled over by a policeman today for going through a red light in Hackney and fined £30! I was only 5 minutes from home, cycling back from a quick errand I had to do. I was at a cross junction, the light was red, I looked both ways, there... (lire la suite)
As we all know I am the Music guru (though Joachim can certainly self-titled himself that also!!) and connoisseur and I just want to spread that love for you all As good music is hard to find so I will provide. ... (lire la suite)
If you have looked at my previous post then you know about Bluey Robinson, a young and fresh new talent in the UK. I can't get over his voice,there's some soul, some funk, some pop in it. A while ago i had the chance to watch one of... (lire la suite)
HI it's me again Ok we did experience a very eventful week in London last week but let's move on as we may fall sometimes but our abilities to bounce back is what makes us stronger. So let me talk to you about this little piece of heaven I found over last week-end.... (lire la suite)
For those who don't know, this is a step-by-step of how this mayhem all started: On Thursday, police tried to arrest a suspect, Mark Duggan, who was in a minicab. The father of four had an unlicenced handgun (What does that tell you about why they wanted to arrest him?) and fired... (lire la suite)
Today I just want to share with you a bit of my day in Brighton. Mixing pleasure and work me and some friends enjoyed a sunny day by the sea.
Just so you know London to Brighton is a hell of a bargain (10£ return ticket http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/)... (lire la suite)
By day he is a mild-mannered financial adviser from Devon. But at night he dons an outfit that makes him look like a cross between a riot cop and a gladiator to become "the Dark Spartan", roaming the mean streets of Torquay on Friday and Saturday nights trying... (lire la suite)
HI guys Today I just want to share with you a bit of my day in Brighton. Mixing pleasure and work me and some friends enjoyed a sunny day by the sea. Just so you know London to Brighton is a hell of a bargain (10£ return ticket http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/) for less 30£ you can... (lire la suite)
Jocelyn Allen says: This project explores the theme of identity by looking at my closest relatives and myself. Though I moved towns at an early age the same people have been around me over the years.
These photographs give hints into each person's persona with the differences between... (lire la suite)
Hello Happy people Hey long time no see !!! Ok i Know i haven't been posting lately but today I have a special one, it's the first episode of a series called roundtrip to heaven . Heaven can be many things and as it's my blog i will share some of mine. Heaven... (lire la suite)
London is not more expensive than Paris, I keep on saying than Paris is more expensive than london, night out are definitely are! Anyway according to this 2010 study London and Paris break even at the 17 position! Rank 2010 City ... (lire la suite)
The authority received a Freedom of Information request which said provisions to deal with an attack, often seen in horror films, were poor. The "concerned citizen" said the possibility of such an event was one that councils should be aware of. "We've had a few wacky ones before but this one... (lire la suite)
UK workers are seventh worst off in the world in terms of tax, and pay more than employees in the US and Japan.
A new report, compiled from data on 19 of the world’s biggest economies, reveals that British workers pay the seventh highest taxes in... (lire la suite)
Hi Guys, Remember Alana from the photo shoot couples of months ago http://www.bealondoner.com/blog/cecile/photo-shoot-with-alana-stewart ... (lire la suite)
Girls this is for you !! ( oups guys too,there are some mens clothes too !) time to get excited, one of our favorite Enlgish designer is doing a sample sale, meaning most of the clothes will be affordable to buy for us. Go early if you want to grab an interesting piece... (lire la suite)
Hey Hey happy bloggers !!!!!!!!!!!! I'm back and I have a lot of things to show you but first is what we say in french a "coup de coeur" which mean something i deeply like. For those who knows me it's no secret that I appreciate music and dance so tonight I'm... (lire la suite)
London Underground has teamed up with BT Openzone to launch the first Wi-Fi internet access on London's Tube. The trial is at Charing Cross Station where London Underground customers can access service information on their mobile devices, smartphones or laptops. If you are a BT Openzone customer, or wish to subscribe,... (lire la suite)
The Newly Duchess of Cambridge was wearing French lace for her wedding on the 29th April 2011! ... (lire la suite)