London, and much of the U.K., woke up to a blanket of snow this morning, and once again modern technology has let us down.
The transport system in and around the capital ground to a halt, which means today's Total Telecom will be brought to you from various remote locations. But not all other Internet-based services are running so efficiently.
"Forget the Internet," was the advice on the BBC's television breakfast show this morning. Travel advice Websites have collapsed under the weight of traffic, leaving disgruntled would-be commuters unable to log on.
"Tune into your local radio station," BBC presenters advised.