The Trainspotter's Notebook: The unmissable book from TikTok's trainspotting sensation

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The Trainspotter's Notebook: The unmissable book from TikTok's trainspotting sensation

The Trainspotter's Notebook: The unmissable book from TikTok's trainspotting sensation

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In the first year of his social media presence, it was widely believed that Bourgeois had borrowed his moniker from the 18th-century court painter of the same name. Pinty announces new mixtape 'Pinty's House' with singles 'Flex' and 'On My Own' Watch Francis Bourgeois cameo in the track's music video". Indeed, except he's not an actor, but gives the impression that either he's slightly dodgy so needs to use an alias or believes himself to be 'famous' enough that he needs an alias to protect his real identity and privacy in some way.

Winner of the Book of the Year – AudioBook: Fiction Award Cressida Cowell collects her Nibbie from Francis Bourgeois live on stage! This year, we’re celebrating 30 years of Percy Pig and I want to make sure it’s a great day for him! He studied mechanical engineering [9] at the University of Nottingham, [5] [10] expressing a desire to pursue industrial engineering and "create new railways or revitalize older lines" as a civil engineer. Henry Vines, the editorial director, said: “It is impossible to watch Francis’ videos without a huge smile on your face, and his book delivers an equal dose of joy and entertainment.Thereafter, he began posting other collaborations to social media alongside Rosalía, Thierry Henry in a Puma advert, [44] and Sam Fender. A signature component of Bourgeois' content is his incorporation of the GoPro fisheye lens, which distorts his face. Another shows his reaction to the arrival of a British Rail Class 377 train travelling from Littlehampton to Southampton Central, during which he waves at the train driver and then proceeds to fall out of his chair; the video has garnered over six million views. He then rekindled his trainspotting pastime during the period of COVID-19 restrictions and frequented the Pot Lane overbridge in Berkley on the edge of Frome.

Most of it is spent on a siding, teaching Bea the correct way to encourage a passing train to toot at you (would-be train enthusiasts should note that there is an incorrect way of doing this, known as “tone-wanking”). Now retired, I discovered the diesel bashers at heritage railways without realising it's a cult until reading this.The joke sadly has had consequences with heritage railways facing less demand from younger demographics to volunteer on heritage railways and many have been put off or bullied for liking trains over the fact that this joke was parroted to death at them. It's a good book to capture these scenes and learn Francis's niggling doubts about things and his double image. I was trainspotting most days and that kind of crept into my videos – then one thing led to another. poss one of my favourite ever listens, such passion and enthusiasm for a hobby I also share, although I've been spotting and photting since 1982 and workrd on the railway in the 2000s . I’m not sure where Francis the character ends and Francis the person begins, but it doesn’t really matter.

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