The humid temperatures of London’s tube lines are too much to wear full clothes. And the start of the year is the best time for the brave commuters as they can strip off anytime. Yes, such behaviour is encouraged for a day a year. It's that time again! No Trousers Tube Ride is here for 2019, and people just cannot keep their calm to celebrate the 10th-anniversary in London. As per the recent reports, hundreds of people have stripped off their trousers to take a half-naked trip underground. The pictures are already everywhere on social media platforms beating the January blues. Brave New Yorkers Strip to Underwear in Freezing Temperatures.
The supporters met outside the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square, Central London, for the 2019 No Trousers Tube Ride before heading underground to board trains on various tube lines across the capital. Regular passengers on Sunday were left puzzled to see men and women sitting in their bright-coloured underwear, talking, reading or taking pictures of each other. Bristol University Students Strip Naked to Pose for Charity Calendar & the Pictures Are Cheeky.
Watch Video of Passengers Strip Down Half-Naked for No Trousers Tube Ride 2019.
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What is No Trouser On the Tube?
The term in itself is self-explanatory; where commuters in London strip down to their underwear and ride the tube. This event is a part of the worldwide No Pants Subway Ride, which began in New York in 2002. Ever since then, the ide has reportedly spread across 60 cities in the world including Tokyo Jerusalem and Moscow.
Pictures of Commuters Celebrating No Trousers Tube Ride 2019.
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According to reports, the event in London was organised by The Stiff Upper Lip Society which asked the supporters and participants to “avoid thongs/budgie-smugglers/anything see-through though, as we aim to amuse, not offend, fellow Underground users.” Daily Mail stated that the event also took place in Berlin and Prague on January 13 where dozens of passengers hopped on the Metro, half-dressed.