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    Notting Hill's hidden posters

    London Underground workers recently uncovered a wall of posters dating from the late 1950s. That was back when posters were the most awesome form of advertising and had all the best people and all of the money. Nowadays that would be Google Adwords.

    Hidden posters of Notting Hill Gate Tube station, 2010 - a set on Flickr

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    Fantastic! Must be rather awesome to stumble upon something like that.

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    Wow fantastic I'd love to go exploring old disused sections of The Tube but alas H&S and Terrorism threats have ceased all these delightful tours now

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    Quote Originally Posted by john View Post
    Wow fantastic I'd love to go exploring old disused sections of The Tube but alas H&S and Terrorism threats have ceased all these delightful tours now
    They used to do tours of Aldwych/Strand... pretty gutted they don't anymore, would also love to have a look round a closed station.

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