In the morning I draw people in Elimu Mas Band getting ready in the Paddington Arts building. All is calm and order.
Two views of Babylon:
In the small area which I patrol, numbers of visitors are down this year but there are many more police. The hippy-ish-looking guy I saw being busted for the contents of his Old Holborn tin probably didn't expect a dozen riot police to find him an object of fascination.
In the streets I look for signs of green for Grenfell: