In the official blog post at ask.com, they report of introducing new features for Ask Maps UK. These new features are
proclaimed to facilitate, finding your way when you have to drive or
even walk. They have detailed ten new features as follows:
Plot a route between 10 different locations.
Walking directions between two points (exclusive feature, not to be
found on either of Yahoo!, Google or MSN, as they report it.)
Besides streets, the maps cover famous landmarks such as (museums,
galleries, historic buildings, etc.)
Tube stations have been clearly marked out.
Become an eagle with an aerial view of the terrain.
Search maps and useful information about major location in the UK,
simply by typing the location on the Ask UK home page.