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Keep Your Distance

If you are travelling to work on public transport, then it is safe to say that you inevitably have a preferred seat on the bus, train, tram or metro. You may like to sit right at the front where it is less crowded and you can actually have a bit of breathing space or alternatively …

Hanging On For Dear Life

            This is not exactly what you planned when you organised a family skiing holiday as all you were thinking about was hitting the slopes and warming up with a nice hot chocolate after a long, exhausting day pelting down the Alpine hills at a rate of knots. Being stuck …

A Fashion Disaster

              Have you heard about the events which occurred during New York Fashion Week? It was mildly amusing to onlookers yet those who suffered the indignity of being openly mocked whilst they waited to be rescued when the freight elevator broke down, might not have found it so funny. …

All by myself

“All by myself, Don’t wanna be, All by myself, Anymore” We all know lifts are one of the most awkward experiences that we all have to go through, but how much more awkward would you feel if all of sudden music started playing? We don’t mean ordinary, everyday music either; we’re on about playing a …

Where have the lights gone?

Did anyone manage to catch Channel 4’s the ‘Blackout’ documentary last night? It was tense and epic! The documentary outlined what would happen if we were to witness a full blackout, with zero electricity and un-purified water. The ‘what if’ drama documentary was focused around the blackout that happened in London during the Second World …

Surf’s Up!

        We have all heard of surfing the net in fact; most of us use computers on a daily basis for both work and leisure purposes, but have you ever heard of elevator surfing? No? Well, let us enlighten you. More commonly known as ‘elevaroping’ or ‘vator surfing’; this silly craze has …

Tackling Tricky Predicaments Head-On

We have all felt the tension bubbling for weeks now, and are on tenterhooks waiting to find out what is going to happen as it is all a little up in the air at the moment. Some people dread the football season coming around once again, whilst others revel in the fact that their weekends …

Straight as a Die

            People are strange creatures. They do not realise how odd their behaviour is sometimes. Or maybe they do; and simply do not care. You get those who will do their very best to avoid any sort of physical contact when stationed close to unknown individuals, or just tend to …

That’s Entertainment!

          At the Orchard Hotel in Singapore they have gone the extra mile to make sure that passengers are entertained when they are travelling to and from different floors so they have installed fourteen multimedia EAVIS elevator displays in their seven spacious lifts. The hotel itself is large and opulent and …

Ready for Take-Off

          If you are fortunate to have the leeway to go off on your hols after all of the schools start the new term, then count yourself lucky! There are so many advantages and benefits to venturing abroad out of season; such as the fact it is cheaper, quieter and much …