David McWilliams: Recession party poopers beware: the future is fun
Published 27/04/2011 | 05:00
When you leave this country for a few days, you get the distinct impression that we are stuck in a time warp. We aren't moving on. This is the feeling I got over the weekend in London.
On the eve of the Royal Wedding, the British capital captures the very essence of modernity or globalisation and all the forces that will shape the next decade.
You get the impression that the place is moving forward, looking to the future with all the chaos of a thriving megalopolis.