Tag Archives: Ramp

Beatboxing in the Sun

7/8/14 Richmond – Waterloo – return actual return Waterloo – Mortlake Lovely warm sunny day, and tickets to the Udderbelly festival on the South Bank means another SouthWest trains journey. The outward journey from Richmond to Waterloo at lunchtime was … Continue reading

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Guards make a difference.

26/7/14 Richmond – Willesden Jct – Euston – Return In November last year London Overground removed guards from all their trains. At the time I wrote to Peter Austin, MD of LOROL, and received a response assuring me that service … Continue reading

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Flexibility & Patience

24/7/14 Richmond – Clapham Jct – Denmark Hill – Taxi – Return Actual Return – Taxi – Vauxhall – Clapham Jct – Richmond I’m not always good at thoroughly planning ahead. I like to be spontaneous, and I’ve always got … Continue reading

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And then there were two..

6/7/14 Richmond – Waterloo – Waterloo East – London Bridge – Return I travel frequently often with somebody else, but with me as the only wheelchair. Today I had a visitor so we headed off into London to do some … Continue reading

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The Ramp Experiment

21/6/14 Richmond-Upminster- Return The Problem London Underground assert that it’s not possible to have more stations on the District line accessible to wheelchairs. There are a number of reasons they claim but essentially it boils down to 1) the platforms … Continue reading

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No Trains Sunday, again

8/6/14 Richmond – Vauxhall – Richmond The thing about London is that it’s a 24/7 city. As you go out of the centre it becomes less so, but there’s still lots going on every day of the week. Just look … Continue reading

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Sometimes information ruins a trip

28/4/14 Intended Route Taxi – Lincoln – Newark Northgate – Kings Cross – Earls Court – Richmond – Est time 3.5 hours If you’ve not read my previous entries there are two bits of information that you need to know … Continue reading

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