Published On: Sun, Jan 7th, 2018

PANTS TO THE COLD: Daring Londoners flash the flesh on No Pants Tube Day


Lots of left their trousers and skirts behind this Sunday afternoon to take to the London Underground to mark the annual occasion.

No Pants Subway Trip began off in New York in 2002 and has since unfold around the globe to over 60 cities together with Tokyo, Jerusalem and Moscow.

In line with the No Trousers Fb web page, “The purpose is to loosen up and benefit from the humor inherent in individuals not carrying trousers. A superb rule of thumb is to fake such as you had been going to put on trousers, after which simply did not put them on.”

Final 12 months 300 Londoners took half within the gimmick, which at all times takes place in early January and urges travellers to attempt to hold a straight face through the stunt.

Info for the occasion mentioned: “At 3pm, contributors might be organised into teams, and can stroll to a close-by station.

“When informed to by your group chief, take away your trousers, and put them into your backpack.

“For the rest of the journey, sit within the automobile as you usually would. Learn or no matter you’d usually do.”

The organisers added: “You’ll be able to put on enjoyable underwear if you happen to like, however nothing that screams out, ‘I wore this as a result of I’m doing a foolish stunt.’ 

“Don’t put on a thong or the rest which may offend individuals. 

“Our intention is to make individuals chuckle, not p*** them off.”

That is the ninth 12 months the occasion has been held within the UK.

Greater than 400 persons are mentioned to have braved the frosty climate on Sunday afternoon when temperatures plunged to a cold 3C.

One traveller commented on Twitter: “So it seems lots of people are having a problem with their washing machines.”

Contributors in Jerusalem braced 10C climate situations with round 20 women and men assembly up at an open-air tram cease on town’s central Jaffa Road and took the 20 minute journey to Mount Herzl.

One man who declined to offer his identify, informed AFP: “The purpose of this occasion is solely to have enjoyable, to do one thing unusual for the individuals, so after they board the tram all of a sudden one thing unusual occurs with individuals taking off their pants.”

One other, additionally talking on situation of anonymity, mentioned pals had voiced issues that the present of flesh might deliver bother in a “powder keg” of a metropolis the place Orthodox Jewish and Muslim sensibilities are acute.

“However yearly this proves to be unsuitable,” he mentioned. “Yearly we meet once more people who find themselves smiling the place they weren’t alleged to smile.”


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