Too many words November 16, 2006 ON my way to Television Centre I go through Paddington Station. The announcement today was priceless. "Due to the precipitation falling from the sky, the floor surfaces are particulaly wet." Was the writer being paid by the word? Related Posts Ofcom’s ‘digital dividend’ auction Sims to leave BBC Northern Ireland Media Literacy Network About The Author DavySims Producer - Broadcaster - Podcaster - Writer - exBBC Editor - exTEDx Organiser. Author "Podcasting for Journalism Students", "Podcasting for Community Organisations" and "Firsthand Guide to Bled Slovenia" - all available on Amazon. Add a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.