Category Archives: Public nuisances

Ringing Tone

When both my phones ring at once, it is usually an auto-dialler. I answer one of them and a man with poor English asks for me by name, in an accent hailing, at a guess from somewhere between the Himalayas … Continue reading

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The silence of the tannoys

Waiting (and waiting, and waiting) at Birmingham New Street station last week for Virgin train south, I became more than a little tired of the constant stream of blather from the tannoy system. Some of it was useful – this … Continue reading

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