‘Field of Broken Dreams’: London’s Growing Taxi Graveyards – The New York Times

Confronted with deserted streets during the pandemic, drivers are turning in their rented black cabs by the hundreds.

Source: ‘Field of Broken Dreams’: London’s Growing Taxi Graveyards – The New York Times

Very sad. One hopes that these icons will all return to the roads when we’re all able to return to London.

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11 Weird Ways Britain’s Iconic Telephone Boxes Have Been Repurposed – Fodors Travel Guide

Though phone booths are seemingly obsolete, the red telephone boxes of the U.K. are finding remarkable new uses.

Source: 11 Weird Ways Britain’s Iconic Telephone Boxes Have Been Repurposed – Fodors Travel Guide

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