Meet Graeme and Steve, the new roving reporters for Transport for London (TfL) Traffic News. The two seagulls recently become an internet sensation for perking up dull traffic reports.
After the birds’ sudden appearances on one of the traffic cameras, TfL Twitter account has increased their number of viewers dramatically. The favorite “reporters” are now the highlight of TfL’s news feeds and several Twitter users found an opportunity to use bird-related puns such as “beak careful drivers,” or “fowl traffic.”
“Our cameras usually give us a bird’s eye view of traffic across London, but we’d like to thank our new colleagues Graeme and Steve for helping out at beak times,” TfL tweeted.
Check ’em out!