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Monday, 14 March 2011, 1:00PM
Museum of London

Your night is my day: London’s Underground never sleeps

Oliver Green

As the commuters of London leave and the last tubes close their doors for the night, there are bands of people across the city descending unseen to work on the tube lines. What are they doing and what difference does it make to the lives of everyday commuting Londoners?

Oliver Green explains the essential work that goes on at night that maintains our 150-year-old underground system, but which no commuters ever see.

This is a part of the Mondays at One series of lectures on 'London After Dark'. The other lectures in this series are:

Saving Londoner's Lives
At the end of the line: Students helping students
London at Night: Spirituality and the dark side


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Research Fellow, the London Transport Museum. Oliver Green's two most recent books are Underground: How the Tube Shaped London (2012, Allen Lane) and The Tube: Station to Station on the London Underground (2012, Shire Books).

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14 March 2011

Your night is my day: London’s Underground never sleeps
Oliver Green

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