St Michael's Manor Hotel
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Breakfast Available
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... We now had to catch a train to Clapham Junction and join a bus there. Okay no big deal. Jump off at Clapham Station to find the same people responsible for organising the lifeboats on the Titanic had been handed the responsibility for organising the busses. The busses were double parked and a sea of stranded travellers urged towards each bus as it arrived, only to have their hopes dashed when the bus driver advised: “No I’m ...
... the tour going to the ancient Egypt Gallery to see The Rosetta Stone. You can read about the Rosetta Stone here. (Don't worry, the page isn't in a foreign language) Here I had something happen. There was a line (queue since we are in England) to take a picture and most were being patient. This foreign gentleman ( I use that term as a courtesy, not as a description since he wasn't one) literally elbowed me out of the way so he could get a picture ...
... choose from. Victoria's little diamond crown was very sweet.
We explored the White Tower (the main bit in the middle). Odd feeling to know you are walking within the same walls as Henry VIII, Elizabeth I and so many other Kings and Queens have in days gone by. Then we decided that was about as much history as the kids could take in one session, so we took a tube to the Embankment ...
... guy came through with a few things in his hand and hi credit card held between his teeth. I had asked whether he wanted a bag and he said through gritted teeth and card still in mouth 'jush a wee un pleath' to which I couldn't help but respond 'justh a schmall wee one for youth thn?' Banter for the win.
- I had just come off break and wasn't quite back into the swing of shift yet, which was clearly shown when a guy came through the til with a couple things. ...
... would go down a bomb (no pun intended) although it wouldn't surprise me that if he found himself in that situation he wouldn't hesitate to use that pun in his material!!
Within 10 minutes, the shutter opened and once the shop workers and rail staff were back at their posts, we, the passengers, were let back in. Despite have been outside for almost an hour, and some trains, in that time had been cancelled, our train still departed on time for the 2 hour journey ...