Escalator Crisis Time!
Is anyone counting how often the escalators at Britomart are out of action – or need maintenance?
I see it’s that time again.
I always love the way there’s a worker and a security guard forever peering over the construction zone area.
But no one ever sees anyone actually fixing it or doing whatever maintenance you do.
Last April the out of action situation felt as if it went on for ages…
Bizarrely the escalator issue is one of the most popular on this site as people are so damn frustrated by it !
WhenIi saw it tonight I ignored it thinking not another escalator story please…
But 15 people have set me photos of the current problem (thanks!)… here is one of them
And in December before that:
What can one do to fix it? No one ever seems to have a simple answer. Always lots of scratching of heads.
The record seemed to be November 2009 when it took 34 days to fix a broken escalator at Britomart.