The show goes on in London’s West End, but for how long?


Britain has been criticised for not following other European countries and banning large gatherings The bright lights of London’s West End theatre district were undimmed this weekend with punters lining up to catch the biggest shows, but the industry faces dark times ahead with a coronavirus lockdown looming. Britain has yet to formally announce a ban on public gatherings, and thousands packed the historic theatres on Friday, snatching what may be their last chance to enjoy a memorable night out for some time.