Regent Street was closed for an event - "Transported by Design" - part of a larger campaign, "an inspiring showcase of events and activities to raise awareness of TfL's rich design heritage", that runs till the end of the year.
It certainly didn't match up to the collection of vintage buses that filled the street two years ago, but there were also some old black taxis and a 1927 tube carriage, the first standardised design -
Why the no smoking signs on the windows, though? These carriages went out of service in the 1960s - and smoking was allowed till 1984 (and on platforms till 1987).
I turned my camera toward the sky -
Olga has written, there are good things yet to be found.