07 Jun '15, 4pm

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Contradictions lie at the heart of The Knowledge. It often takes as long as obtaining a doctorate to complete but is arguably tougher than most courses which reward students with letters after their names. It leads to a career in a distinctly working class profession where the most dedicated drivers can earn considerably more than most young graduates. It prepares pupils for a working life which will entail a large amount of tedium caused by sitting in traffic, yet, for the driver who picks up an interesting fare or for the fare that serendipitously picks the right driver; a London cab journey can provide a life-changing or just amusing experience. Just ask Mark Solomon who after a short conversation with a passenger asked for a quote. This simple idea has turned itself into Black Cab Quotes a website devoted to passengers’ quotes, so popular has it been he has even had a ...

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