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Tales of the riverbank

A day out on the Thames with Platform means Pimms all day long, with food and sun a’ plenty. But once our vessel passed the Thames Barrier, the tranquility was replaced with a hum of concern as the shoreline took on the look of an industrial wasteland forgotten by time.

The apocalyptic scene gave cause for concern. Were Platform’s real motives to send a few hacks to “sleep with the fishes”? Thankfully, the only punishments dished out were hangovers and some sunburn.

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