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A Cold Day In Hell

by | 20th, May 2005

‘GOOD news for London’s abused Tube dwellers as the Times reports that new trains on the Metropolitan Line will come with air conditioning.

Keep cool as a newt on the Tube

The new system will be in place in 2009, about the same time the train just outside King’s Cross station begins to move again.

Sadly, the rest of the underground rail system will not be ready for the 21st Century until some time after that.

But in preparation for the coming revolution, travellers have been invited to come up with ways to cool the carriages.

The Times says that transport bosses have even offered £100,000 for the best solution. The rules are that the cooling system has to work above and below ground, be environmentally friendly, economically viable, work within the defined space and comply with health

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