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Tube to platform inspiring words

Service announcements on the London Underground are to include the words of great thinkers such as Gandhi, Albert Einstein and Jean-Paul Sartre.

Turner Prize-nominated artist Jeremy Deller has compiled a list of quotations to be used by Tube drivers.

The phrases will be included in communications with passengers on the network's Piccadilly Line...

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27 Jun 2009

It will make a change to have a little variation and humour and perhaps we will banish "Mary Poppins" as the recorded announcer has become known, from telling us children what to do.