Peter Williams: ‘A second wave, curfews, empty offices – is this as good as it gets?’

Peter Williams

By now we had all hoped that there would be a predictable path back to some kind of steady-state resembling where we were pre-Covid. 

Instead, we have a ‘second wave’ or the prospect thereof, a tightening of the rules in many parts of the country and the 10pm curfew. Sadly, we have gone backwards from where we were only a few weeks ago.

The government appears to be leading us to accept that it will/could be like this for the next six months. But will it? 

Do they really know any more than we do? What happens at the end of the six months in March 2021? Another half-year of the same? 

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