The tally so far…

  • Squirrels: 6 (although I may have seen the one across the road twice, Regents Park, Hyde Park)
  • Rats: 1 (Regents Park)
  • Men in straw boater hats: 3 (Borough Market, Central line tube, Camden)
  • Men in velvet top hats: 1 (Camden)
  • Famous people: 1 (but I’ve seen them twice – Camden)
  • Hyenas: 3 (Regents canal towpath by the Zoo)
  • Invitations to take a ‘personality test’ while outside a Scientology Centre: 1 (Tottenham Court Road)