Did anyone commute by boat instead of tube?

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Wednesday 30 June 2004 9.37am
I walked as normal but can confirm pavement traffic was particularly heavy at the Tooley St contra-flow.

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Wednesday 30 June 2004 11.19am
Same here, and once over London Bridge, things got particularly busy. Good to see so many cyclists this morning, some of them looked as though they could do with cycling a little more often.
Wednesday 30 June 2004 11.20am
I saw a couple of people roller-blading throught the (horrendous stationary) traffic. Lots of part-time cyclists too!
Wednesday 30 June 2004 11.25am
Apparently Evans Cycles at London Bridge sold as many bikes yesterday as they normally do in a week.

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Wednesday 30 June 2004 11.57am
Excellent! More tube strikes, please!
Wednesday 30 June 2004 12.19pm
I hope Evans encouraged all their new customers to get a bit of training. My journey to work was mostly OK, but there were a few potentially dangerous moments when people looking suspiciously like part-time cyclists/motorcyclists decided to weave and wobble in the middle of the traffic.

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