Britain shuts down
“`Britain shuts down”-the headline on today’s Guardian newspaper, the least sensational of all newspaper screamed this morning. (see extra
- Surely I was dreaming”
No it’s the new world we live in.
Even though we live on the edge of the countryside in Bridge of Allan Saturday is normally a busy day with a lot of local activity. Today an eerie silence hung over Allan Glen.
So far attempts to order an online supermarket delivery have failed. These were the delivery dates offered:
Tesco- two weeks, Morrison- 3 weeks
Waitrose and Sainsbury- nothing.
So we settled for a Tesco “click and collect” in ten days time. Fortunately the local Co-op will provide most stuff.
So M got on his bike and went there.
But he found the shelves empty of milk, bread and citrus fruits.