Pucker up: London commuters share snaps of mistletoe hanging from handrails on the Tube
Published 22/12/2015 | 14:34
If you ever caught the eye of a fellow commuter and wondered how to take it to the next level here's your chance.
Sprigs of mistletoe have been attached to handrails on several trains on the Northern and Victorian Line of the London Underground Network, much to the amusement of stereotypical po-faced travellers.
There are no reports of kissing yet, however we will continue to monitor the situation closely.
The romantic pranksters have set up a website which carries the message:
"We wanted to bring some Christmas cheer to one of the most miserable places in the capital.
"So we put love on the line and created #mistletube.
"Merry Christmas London," it read.
While commuters have been quick to share images of the festive classic on social media, they have not complied with tradition and puckered up for a kiss.
Someone hung mistletoe from the roof of the peak hour tube. I love London— Emily (@ejcannings) December 14, 2015
Never seen anyone look so uncomfortable as the two men who just got caught under a piece of hanging mistletoe on the tube together.— Sophie Deering (@SophieDeering) December 14, 2015
Someone put mistletoe on the tube yesterday and some of the results were so cringey...so cringey.— Olly (@Olly__jc) December 21, 2015
Somebody has hung up some mistletoe on the tube pic.twitter.com/EyZ62Bp1Il— Marky Lon (@Markylon) December 18, 2015
Mistletoe on the tube - how long until one person ruins it for everyone? pic.twitter.com/6J7Jch3PqI— Miles Zilesnick (@misformiles) December 14, 2015
Someone's left a piece of mistletoe hanging from the roof of the tube on the Victoria line pic.twitter.com/TiY1DIJxF1— Elliot Wagland (@elliotwagland) December 14, 2015