Day One [17/3/20]: Lunchtime in Soho
London and the United Kingdom go through the first stages of lockdown as citizens are advised against contact with each other as well as attending social gatherings, restaurants, bars, clubs and cinemas. The workers and their businesses remain open although those who can begin to work at home
COVID19 is in it’s forth month of transmission from person to person, although patient zero is yet to be found. The first registered case was on the 17th of November, two months before the Chinese government eventually conceded there was a transmission, according to the South China Morning Post.
These pictures show the streets of London during the normally busy workday lunchtime on Oxford Circus, Soho, Chinatown, Trafalgar Square and Whitehall.