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Meridian madness

Concern is growing in Historic Greenwich that the town centre on Millennium Eve could be something of a disaster area. At a World Heritage Site briefing last month, local people were warned about numbers invading the borough on millennium eve. Safety and crowd control might oblige the council to cordon off the town centre and Cutty Sark waterside and - as is done in Edinburgh - limit entry by issuing permits in the form of wristbands to locals and manageable numbers of visitors. Concern ...

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