For two nights, Bros rediscover the joy of adulation

For two nights, Bros rediscover the joy of adulation

For five tempestuous, scream-filled, jean-ripped years between 1987 and 1992, Bros dominated the music and fashion scene in a way that now seems impossible into today’s fragmented pop culture. That they had few hits didn’t really seem to matter – although 25 years on...
DLR comes under pressure as trains avoid key stations

DLR comes under pressure as trains avoid key stations

DLR stations serving south London are likely to be busy next week because of a knock-on from Network Rail works, says TfL. Southeastern Trains are not serving Charing Cross, Waterloo East or London Bridge because between Saturday, August 26, and Saturday, September 2,...
Canary Wharf gets an extra burst of escalator speed

Canary Wharf gets an extra burst of escalator speed

Canary Wharf people move faster than the rest London. It’s a conclusion that can be made from observation at the Waitrose Self Service tills – and soon it will be built into the fabric of Crossrail. The escalators at Elizabeth line stations will all travel at 0.5...
Chemical reaction to women’s place in science

Chemical reaction to women’s place in science

Also: Science and Brexit – and the Royal Institution’s sense of history The spirit of fiery indignation sparked by BBC’s gender bias pay revelations spread briefly to that temple of order and rectitude, the Royal Institution last week where chemist Dr Eric...