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They're getting the mushroom treatment: kept in the dark and fed sh**e - welcome to the Twilight Zone of England during coronavirus

Larissa Nolan


Life is rattling on as normal for citizens there despite mounting deaths - it's like they're sleep-walking into disaster

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A woman wearing a face mask on a bus in London. Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire

A woman wearing a face mask on a bus in London. Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire

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A woman wearing a face mask on a bus in London. Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Flipping through the channels this week, I landed on the Twilight Zone that is England in the time of the coronavirus.

We get their channels, but they don't get ours, so we are watching in real time, through a one-way mirror.

Holly and Phillip were on the couch, practically sitting on top of one another, it seemed to my virus-alert Irish eyes.