London Is Falling? Oh Please, Give It a Rest.

It is estimated that 700,000 people have left London since the pandemic began, that is enormous for a population of nearly 9 million but this is nothing we have not experienced before. Wild dramatization of a city on its knees does sell newspapers and certainly sends shockwaves across middle England but that is the world we live in, for now.

Since the beginning of time has London experienced numerous wipe-outs, from the ransacking of Roman ‘Londinium’ by the Celtic Queen Boudica in AD 63 to the Great fire of London of 1666, a population exodus, without…