To light a cigarette while waiting for a bus at a bus stop. Derived from the belief in murphy's/sod's law, which states that a bus (on which smoking is not permitted) will always arrive shortly after a cigarette is lit.
(Man waiting for bus): "Ill just summon the bus.."
Inner London motorway system planned in the 1970s but never built (hence the horrendous jams today). Term can be used for any worthwhile government project that never materialises, such as the often touted "Birmingham underground" system.
The government will never build an underground system in Birmingham. It will be just like the London Box. Maybe there was a deal in the 1960s that Birmingham will get reasonable roads and London will get reasonable trains.
Large council estate (US: "Project") in north Birmingham. Full of burning cars and gunfights.
how did we end up in castle vale?!? Lock the doors.."
Yellow reflective vest, popular with roadworkers, fork lift truck drivers, ravers and residents of Tamworth
Oi! Who nicked my hi-vis?
Excellent, amazing, superb.
My new jags absolutely Martin Short
Brand of extra large cigarette.
"20 superkings please"
. Very crap mobile phone shop chain. Sell your new mobile number to scouse spammers
Those fuckin scouse insurance salesmen are calling me again... bloody Carphone Warehouse...