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The Concert

July 2020: COVID-19 is spreading, the lockdown is tightening, but we can still catch up with people nearby. Heading home we find the musician James Sully performing for a crowd of neighbours from his balcony. Loud music, a light show: it’s a magical moment that lifts our spirits for days.

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