05/02/2014 16:15 GMT | Updated 05/02/2014 16:59 GMT

13 Images That Should Leave Bob And Boris Feeling Contrite

There's a lot to dislike about London on a normal day, but when the Tube isn’t running the nation's ancient capital turns into a hellish pit of anguish, wretchedness and woe.

In this blog, Danielle Lowe explains why the Tube strikes are important.

Londoners perhaps won't be feeling so stoical on their 3-hour bus journey home. Look upon your work, Bob and Boris... and despair.

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