This is a little off topic, but I saw this in this week’s Radio Times
and just had to share it with you.
For those who don’t know, the main headquarters of the BBC is Television Centre in west London (see right
Opened in 1960, it has been the home for the corporation ever since, but is due to be old off as part of the cost-saving drive which has seen Doctor Who Confidential
Anyway, the building is in a curious round shape, and looks like a question mark form the air! (see below
In the centre of the ‘doughnut’ is a fountain and open space. It is here that a TARDIS is on permanent display! (see left
The UK has a ban on smoking in enclosed public spaces, so office workers have to go outside the buildings they work in to get their nicotine fix, and BBC tv Centre is no exception.
Apparently there is a sign indicating where the designated smoking area is located - and where it is NOT . . . .