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(BBC)   London transport chiefs restore old "mind the gap" announcement at one station so widow of actor can hear his voice again   (bbc.co.uk) divider line 5
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2013-03-09 03:04:27 PM
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Flint Ironstag: Standup even.

/How the hell did I get standub?


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2013-03-09 11:36:58 AM
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Flint Ironstag: Standup even.

/How the hell did I get standub?


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2013-03-09 11:34:12 AM
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de_Selby: I've always loved the various mind-the-gap announcments.

As an outsider who spends a couple days every  year in London, I find the tube amazing.

I've lived in many cities with subways, and visited even more, but London's is by far the best.

Whatever its problems, breakdowns, closings, etc., it has a fascinating history, and an endearing variety of equipment.


I loved Dara O'Briain's standub about the London Underground bombings and the way Londoners reacted. "Oh my god, there's been a bomb on the Circle line. I can take the Central Line and change at the Northern Line...."
2013-03-09 11:32:12 AM
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The local mass transit around here has the announcement "STAN CLEAR THE DOORS, PLEASE"

It's been the announcement now for at least 25 years, I think it's about time ol' Stan retired.
2013-03-09 10:50:55 AM
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I guess it was too much effort for the BBC to provide an audio recording of said announcement on their website. :(
 
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