Er, What's Going On With The Message On This Kentish Town Tube Station Escalator?

Er, What's Going On With The Message On This Kentish Town Tube Station Escalator?

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Something's not sitting standing quite right with this escalator we spotted in Kentish Town recently:

The four-word motto stamped into every Londoner's conscience at birth has been brazenly edited. We're pretty sure they meant to say this:

But what's behind the bizarre message? A disgruntled TfL employee with access to a stencil kit? A wannabe Banksy with a keen dislike for gullible tourists?

A TfL spokesperson explained to us: "This appears to be a case of very unfortunate reassembly. It should be fixed very soon."

So yeah, don't go and do this:

Last Updated 03 May 2019