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Londoners react with horror to Tube Chat initiative


> "I was in Sydney fairly recently, on an escalator. I stood on the right, like a good little Londoner. Turns out in Sydney, you stand on the left and walk on the right. And unlike London, there are no signs to tell you - you just have to know."

Well, it is logical. When on the road, you keep left and overtake on the right.

>"Many years ago when I lived in ThatLondon my uncle from Edinburgh visited.

On the down escalator he turned to me with a look of complete bogglement

"It's a moving staircase - and people are walking on it!!"

To quote Jerry Seinfield "Walk up the damned thing. It's not a carnival ride!"

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